December 2016

Distortion

NAMM '16 - JHS Pulp 'N' Peel V4, “See Saw” Modular Volume Control, SuperBolt V2 Demos

February 22, 2016
JHS main man Josh Scott walks us through some updated stomps and shows us a new volume pedal geared for gigging musicians.
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Tone Tips: Overdrives and Distortions and Boosts, Oh My

February 22, 2016
Demystifying the wizardry of the most popular pedal family.
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NAMM '16 - Keeley Delay Workstation, Mod Workstation & Tone Workstation Demos

February 18, 2016
Mod scientist Robert Keeley offers tonal flexibility in a new series of multi-effect stomps.
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Quick Hit: Decibel 11 Dirt Clod Review

February 15, 2016
Get up to 10 overdrive and distortion flavors in one smart, surprisingly easy-to-use stompbox.
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ModTone Releases MT-CD Classic Valve Distortion Pedal

February 12, 2016
The MT-CD is a standard three-knob arrangement that lets users dial in anything from a mild crunch to a full on incendiary tubepocalypse.
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NAMM '16 - Engl Pedals and RockMaster Combo Demos

February 10, 2016
The German amp company breaks out a new 1x12 combo and a new line of stompboxes.
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NAMM '16 - J. Rockett Audio Designs 45, SOS Buffer, GTO, Hooligan, Lenny & Blue Note Tour Series Demos

February 10, 2016
See and hear a whole new batch of handmade stompboxes from Chris Van Tassel and Jay Rockett.
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NAMM '16 - Radial Engineering Classic V9, Regency, Headlight & Direct Drive Demos

February 5, 2016
See and hear a Peter Janis' latest creations including a 9V distortion, a dual-functioning stomp that operates like a pre-drive and class-A boost, an amp switcher, and an amp simulator/direct box.
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Amptweaker Introduces the Amptweaker Jr. Distortion Series

February 2, 2016
The series includes the TightRock Jr., TightDrive Jr., and TightMetal Jr.
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NAMM '16 - EarthQuaker Devices Spatial Delivery, Acapulco Gold, Avalanche Run, & Gray Channel Demos

February 1, 2016
The crew out of Akron, Ohio, highlight eight new stompboxes and an all-tube amp.
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Amptweaker Introduces the TightMetal ST

January 22, 2016
The TightMetal ST adds several popular features found on the FatMetal, TightRock, and FatRock including a high-gain switch to select vintage or modern distortion.
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EarthQuaker Devices Unveils 8 New Pedals for 2016

January 15, 2016
EarthQuaker Devices releases a variety of new pedals such as the Night Wire, Spires, and Bows.
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Wampler Pedals Low Blow Review

November 28, 2015
Wampler Pedals answers the call from bassists for an overdrive and distortion with the multi-dimensional Low Blow.
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JColoccia Big Cannoli Overdrive Review

October 25, 2015
A Brit-flavored overdrive that walks the fine line between rowdy and refined.
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Wampler Pedals Announces the CataPulp OD/Distortion and the Tumnus OD/Boost

October 19, 2015
The Indiana-based tone tweakers crank out two new dual-function stomps.
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Daredevil Pedals Introduces the Almighty Bass

October 6, 2015
A bass driver that can cover a wide variety of sounds.
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GMF Music Unveils Four New Bullseye Pedals

October 5, 2015
Each pedal is true bypass, features flexible inputs and outputs, and is housed in a small footprint.
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Celestial Effects Aries Beast Distortion Review

October 2, 2015
This orange wedge features aggressive, amp-style gain in an interactive, highly tweakable stomp.
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Catalinbread Announces the Katzenkönig

September 29, 2015
The best elements of a Tone Bender MkII fuzz and a Rat distortion.
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KHDK Electronics Unveils the Ghoul Screamer

September 28, 2015
Conceived by guitar legend Kirk Hammett, the Ghoul Screamer goes from a clean boost all the way to a massive overdrive.
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