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Distortion

Dwarfcraft Devices Announces the Gears

February 10, 2015
A pedal that emulates many familiar synth sounds.
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Stone Deaf Effects Trashy Blonde Paracentric Distortion Filter Review

January 29, 2015
Dynamic Marshall-style distortion meets powerful parametric EQ.
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NAMM '15 - Amptweaker FatMetal and BluesFuzz Demos

January 28, 2015
James Brown unleashes two new righteous stomps that have complementing shades of dirt.
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NAMM '15 - T-Rex Effects Diva Drive, Nitros Hypergain, & Tunemaster Demos

January 23, 2015
The Danish pedal company shows off a handful of stomps.
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DOD Releases the Boneshaker

January 21, 2015
A 3-band parametric EQ allowsyou to dial in any amount of gut-churning lows, bare-knuckle mids and cutting highs.
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T-Rex Effects Introduces the Nitros Hypergain Distortion and New ToneTrunk Pedalboards

December 26, 2014
The Nitros is one of the most tweakable dirt pedals by the Danish company.
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Tech 21 Fly Rig 5 Review

December 24, 2014
A powerful multi-effect unit small enough to fit in your guitar case.
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Big Joe Stompbox Company Introduces the Texas Screamer and Empire

December 22, 2014
The Texas Screamer was developed in conjunction with the legendary Johnny Winter.
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Quick Hit: Tone Ranger Bustier

December 10, 2014
A powerful one-knob boost that packs plenty of gain.
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Amptweaker TightDrive Pro Review

November 25, 2014
The TightDrive evolves into beast of overdrive versatility.
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Piod Effects What You Want 2 Micro

November 19, 2014
Despite its straightforward controls, this brute-force distortion pedal boasts enormous range.
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Creation Audio Labs Unveils the Grizzly Bass and Holy Fire 9

November 13, 2014
A new power circuit that steps-up a standard 9VDC pedal power supply to the voltage required by the wave-shaping circuitry.
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JHS Colour Box Review

November 10, 2014
A preamp stompbox inspired by a vintage Neve circuit.
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Sublime Guitar Company Unveils New Line of Pedals

November 10, 2014
The line includes the Chunky Brogan Distortion, Mobin Overdrive, Pep-Pep Delay, and the Hippy Joel Overdrive.
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Crimsontone Releases New Line of Pedals

November 5, 2014
The first four of the series are the Nero Fuzz, Rosso Overdrive, Tono Shaper, and Luna Boost.
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Ogre Thunderclap Review

October 31, 2014
This devilish distortion is dirty yet civilized.
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DIY: How to Install Onboard Effects

October 28, 2014
With all the pedals on the market today, why bother putting effects inside your guitar? Because it can open new tonal vistas—and it’s fun! Here’s a step-by-step guide.
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Devi Ever FX Releases the Big Distortion Sound Machine

October 24, 2014
This versatile unit sends one input to a pair of fuzz circuits, the Ruiner and the Torn's Peaker.
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Greenchild Unveils the Tribus Drive

October 24, 2014
A three-channel dirt box with MOSFET-based distortion and random access switching.
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Spicetone Releases the 6Appeal Polyphonic Overdrive

October 6, 2014
6Appeal has seven analog overdrive channels without any D/A or A/D converters.
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