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Distortion

Visual Sound Changes Name to Truetone and Announces Jekyll & Hyde V3

March 30, 2015
The first Truetone-branded products also include two new 1 SPOT Pro power supplies.
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Celestial Effects Releases the Aries Beast Distortion

March 23, 2015
The circuit features two gain stages in either cascade or series mode.
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Wampler Pedals Introduces the Plexi-Drive Deluxe

February 25, 2015
It covers everything from vintage '68-style Plexi tones to the all out massive rock tones of a JTM-45.
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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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NAMM '15 - Source Audio Nemesis Delay, Vertigo Tremolo, and After Shock Bass Distortion Demos

February 14, 2015
The kings of flexibility simplify a new line of effects for guitar and bass.
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NAMM '15 - Laney Ironheart IRT-Pulse Tube Preamp Demo

February 10, 2015
The Birmingham-based company puts their beloved high-gain amp into a small-but-dirty stompbox package.
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Quick Hit: Electro-Harmonix Nano Bass Big Muff Pi

February 10, 2015
EHX’s coveted Big Muff tone is now available for bassists in a svelte Nano-series enclosure.
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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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