Samick Motherlode

December 2014

Distortion

Dunlop Unveils 2014 Product Lineup

January 23, 2014
Highlights include the MXR Custom Shop La Machine, Phase 99, Echoplex Preamp, and Way Huge Havalina.
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Randall Introduces Ola Englund Signature Amp and Launches Pedal Line

January 22, 2014
The Satan amp runs on a pair of 6L6 and a pair of KT88 power tubes.
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Electro-Harmonix Introduces the EHX tortion, Holy Grail Max, and Satisfaction Fuzz

January 22, 2014
The EHX Tortion is a JFET overdrive with a 4-way pre-gain selector switch.
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Builder Profile: Klon's Bill Finnegan

January 21, 2014
The reclusive pedal builder discusses the origins of his famed Centaur overdrive, the more affordable new KTR design, and how one pedal can inspire so much adoration and disdain.
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Fuchs Audio Expands Plush FX Pedal Line With the Blues Flame, Phone Tone, and Double Plush

January 21, 2014
The Phone Tone is a simple pedal designed to emulate the telephone filter found in vintage studio gear.
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Option 5 Introduces the Destination Thump and Destination Motorvation Pedals

January 16, 2014
The Destination Thump has an extended lower frequency range to accommodate 5-string bass guitars and cad add up to 15dB of clean boost.
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Amptweaker Unveils the BigRock Pro

January 15, 2014
The BigRock Pro features three effects loops: a universal loop, boost loop, and SideTrak loop.
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Boss Announces the DS-1X Distortion and the OD-1X Overdrive

January 15, 2014
Both pedals feature Boss' Multi-Dimensional Processing.
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Electro-Harmonix Releases the Soul Food Overdrive

December 16, 2013
This transparent overdrive features boosted power rails for extra headroom and definition.
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Blackstar LT Drive, LT Dist, and LT Metal Reviews

December 3, 2013
Three new pedals from Blackstar offer powerful and dynamic distortion at bargain prices.
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