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Distortion

VHT V-Drive Pedal Review

October 18, 2011
The VHT V-Drive is a stompbox crammed with goodies, including a fundamentally unique method of tweaking the V-Drive’s distortion character.
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Mad Professor Stone Grey Distortion Pedal Review

October 18, 2011
The Stone Grey is Mad Professor’s path of entry into the world of modern high-gain and heavy distortion.
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Video Review - Ibanez TS9B Bass Tube Screamer

October 17, 2011
PG's Jordan Wagner walks us through his latest review of the Ibanez TS9B Bass Tube Screamer, which is reviewed in PremierGuitar's November 2011 print magazine and can be read online for free in its entirety, here -- http://www.premierguitar.com/Magazine/Issue/2011/Nov/Ibanez_TS9B_Bass_Tube_Sc....
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Wampler Pedals SLOstortion Pedal Review

October 12, 2011
Known for previous successes in the amp-in-a-box pedal market, Brian Wampler is back with his take on the venerable SLO-100.
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Amptweaker TightMetal Pedal Review

September 20, 2011
The TightMetal is a smorgasbord of vicious distortion options and a smooth, natural-sounding noise gate that expands its usefulness.
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Video Review - Amptweaker Pedals TightMetal Distortion

September 12, 2011
PG's Jordan Wagner reviews the Amptweaker Pedals TightMetal Distortion stompbox in the October 2011 print issue of Premier Guitar. The full print review can be read online here --
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Secrets of Saturation

August 16, 2011
The PG guide to demystifying boost, overdrive, distortion, and fuzz.
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TC Electronic MojoMojo Overdrive and Dark Matter Distortion Pedal Reviews

August 3, 2011
Two new stompboxes from TC Electronic offer different flavors of vintage-inspired analog dirt.
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Metal Pedals Hardcore XXX Pedal Review

July 19, 2011
It’s hard to find a good all-in-one metal distortion that will turn smaller amps into raging animals and bigger amps into more versatile behemoths
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Video Review - Metal Pedals Hard Core XXX Distortion

July 14, 2011
PG's Jordan Wagner walks us through his latest video review of the Metal Pedals Hard Core XXX Distortion stompbox. The full review is available in the August 2011 print issue and online here -
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