On Bass: On Compression

April 23, 2015
Don’t write off compression—embrace it and use it to your advantage.
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Keeley Bassist Compressor Review

April 7, 2015
Taking the mystery out of compression with a new easy-to-use and solidly built pedal for bassists.
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Keeley Engineering Introduces the Compressor Pro

March 5, 2015
The Compressor Pro offers a Knee Switch, giving players options of Soft- or Hard-knee compression as well as an Auto Switch for adaptive compression.
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NAMM '15 - Dunlop Cry Baby Mini, Band of Gypsys Fuzz Face, Sub Machine, Blue Hippo, Saucy Box, and Saffron Squeeze Demos

February 19, 2015
Bob Cedro and Tal Morris explain and demonstrate the 2015 pedal offerings from Dunlop, MXR, and Way Huge.
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Lehle Releases the Acouswitch Junior, Basswitch Dual-Band Compressor, and Mono Volume Pedal

January 25, 2015
The Acouswitch Junior features independent gain controls for each input.
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NAMM '15 - Keeley Psi Fuzz, Katana Mini, Aurora Reverb, Compressor Pro Demos

January 25, 2015
The legendary pedal builder shows off several new stomps.
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Seymour Duncan Unveils the Vise Grip Compressor

January 20, 2015
A studio-grade soft-knee compressor designed for guitarists.
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The Recording Guitarist: Dances with Compressors

November 25, 2014
Compressors are easy to understand but often difficult to use. These tips can help.
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Visual Sound Unveils the V3 Route 66 American Overdrive

November 21, 2014
The overdrive is based on the classic Reverend Drivetrain circuit developed by Bob Weil and Joe Naylor.
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Keeley Introduces the GC-2 Limiting Amplifier

November 18, 2014
A new take on studio-quality compression in a stompbox form.
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Keeley Electronics Releases the Bassist Compressor

October 17, 2014
The Bassist features ultra-low noise and distortion, 1:1 to 1:infinity compression and up to 30dB boost.
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DigiTech Reissues the DOD Compressor 280

September 26, 2014
The DOD Compressor 280 employs an electro-optical circuit that varies the amount of the pedal’s dynamic compression using a light-dependent resistor and internal LED.
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Fender Announces Line of Micro Pedals

July 1, 2014
The first four pedals include a compressor, EQ, ABY, and DI.
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T-Rex Effects Unveil Six New Pedals

June 18, 2014
The new lineup includes the Diva Drive, Karma Boost, Neo Comp, Quint Machine, Shafter Wah, and Tunemaster.
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Origin Effects Cali76 Limiting Amplifier Review

March 17, 2014
A stompbox incarnation of a famed outboard compression circuit.
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Rotosound Introduces Six New Effects Pedals

February 28, 2014
The new line includes the green Wobbler tremolo, the yellow King Henry phaser, the red Pusher compressor, the blue Crusader chorus, plus the black Aftermath analogue delay and Leveller EQ pedals.
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NAMM '14 - Keeley Electronics Bassist Compressor and Seafoam Chorus Demos

February 13, 2014
The mod scientist breaks open 2014 with two new original circuits -- a bass compressor and a new chorus.
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NAMM '14 - Bogner Zero, Lyndhurst, Burnley, Wessex, Harlow, La Grange, Helios Amp Demos

January 27, 2014
Amp guru Reinhold Bogner gives you a taste of his five new pedals and 100-watt head.
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Analog Alien Introduces the Alien Bass Station

January 13, 2014
The Alien Bass Station combines three effects: limiter/compressor, amp generator, and gamma fuzz.
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Mooer Audio Yellow Comp Review

December 29, 2013
Diminutive compressor delivers quiet, transparent performance.
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