December 2016

Distortion

Emma Electronic RF-2 ReezaFRATzitz Overdrive/Distortion Pedal Review

October 20, 2010
A versatile, musical, and aggressive overdrive
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Fulltone PlimSoul Pedal Review

October 8, 2010
The PlimSoul offers both hard and soft clipping in one pedal, and the ability to blend both together
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Lovepedal Kalamazoo and RedHead Pedal Reviews

September 15, 2010
A flexible, chimey overdrive and an aggressive, high-gain distortion from Lovepedal are reviewed.
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T-Rex Effects ToneBug Distortion Pedal Review

July 9, 2010
The boutique pedal makers from Denmark have rolled out an entire line of lower-priced offerings. We review the high-gain distortion.
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Video Review - Z.Vex Inventobox

June 19, 2010
Z.Vex Inventobox review
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ProCo Limited Edition ’85 Whiteface RAT Pedal Review

June 3, 2010
ProCo has reissued their legendary 1985 "Whiteface" RAT pedal. How close does the reissue come to the original?
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Hardwire CM-2 Tube Overdrive, DL-8 Delay/Looper and SC-2 Valve Distortion Pedal Review

May 18, 2010
Overdrive, delay, and distortion offerings of the Hardwire line of boutique-style effects are reviewed.
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Source Audio Soundblox Pro Classic Distortion Pedal Review

May 18, 2010
Source Audio''s Soundblox Pro Classic Distortion, which features a number of famous distortion tones, is reviewed.
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Wampler Pedals Super Plextortion and Pinnacle Pedal Review

April 2, 2010
The Super Plextortion and Pinnacle from Brian Wampler aim for two iconic rock sounds: Plexi Marshall and Van Halen''s "Brown Sound."
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Creation Audio Labs Holy Fire Pedal Review

March 11, 2010
The Holy Fire is an overdrive/distortion pedal with a world of tones
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Reinhardt Willard Pedal Review

October 2, 2009
The Willard is a high-gain distortion that channels old big-box Rat pedals
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Vox Joe Satriani Signature Time Machine Delay, Satchurator, and Big Bad Wah Pedal Review

July 1, 2009
We play with the Satchurator, Time Machine and Big Bad Wah, and bring them by a Satriani tribute artist for an expert''s opinion in our review.
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Z.Vex Distortron & Mastotron Pedal Review

June 22, 2009
The Mastotron and Distortron are two light-on-the-wallet, heavy-on-the-fx additions to Z.Vex''s lineup
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WMD Geiger Counter Pedal Review

May 20, 2009
Traditionalists need not apply - the WMD Geiger Counter delivers extreme distortion
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Radial Engineering Bones Hollywood, Texas & London Review

March 24, 2009
Radial’s respected distortion pedals go small
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HipKitty Oxblood Distortion Review

March 17, 2009
HipKitty''s Oxblood pedal channels Vox with great success
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Dino’s Guitars Rust Box Pedal Review

October 15, 2008
Download example 1 Recorded with a Steinberger ZT3 and a Mesa Boogie Rectifier Italians have always seemed to possess a knack for luxury and a hint of the exotic.
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Electro-Harmonix Bass Metaphors Pedal Review

October 15, 2008
The Bass Metaphors is an all-purpose channel strip and distortion in one box made from lightweight aluminum.
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