August

Fuzz

Mid-Fi Electronics Demo Tape Fuzz Pedal Review

October 18, 2011
Lo-fi, overdriven mic preamp tone is what Mid-Fi Electronics is shooting for in the Demo Tape fuzz.
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Secrets of Saturation

August 16, 2011
The PG guide to demystifying boost, overdrive, distortion, and fuzz.
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Paul Trombetta Design Tornita! Pedal Review

July 19, 2011
Trombetta’s work drew the attention of experimental guitarist and soundtrack composer David Torn—or that he and Trombetta would conspire on a pedal to suit Torn’s needs. The result is the Tornita!
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Demeter Amplification Fuzzy Octavulator Pedal Review

June 22, 2011
The Fuzzy Octavulator takes the much-loved Fuzzulator circuit and adds an independent, vintage-sounding octave-up circuit that ranges from authentic Hendrix-esque Octavia tones and beyond.
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Video Review - Wampler Pedals Leviathan Fuzz

June 16, 2011
PG's Jordan Wagner walks us through his latest video review of the Wampler Pedals Leviathan Fuzz stompbox, which is featured in Premier Guitar's July 2011 print magazine, and online at http://www.premierguitar.com/jul2011
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Wampler Pedals Leviathan Pedal Review

June 14, 2011
Wampler’s way to a more unique fuzz took a more aggressive route, one inspired by the sounds of players like the Smashing Pumpkin’s Billy Corgan
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Black Cat Pedals Bass Octave Fuzz Pedal Review

May 17, 2011
Download Example 1 Bass: 1987 Kramer Striker into a a Gallien-Kreuger 700 RB-II bass head to a 1970 Orange 8x10 cabinet. Download Example 2 Guitar: Cycle through 4 settings.
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Mod Kits DIY Persuader Pedal Review

April 5, 2011
An affordable but challenging DIY tube distortion pedal.
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The Tone God NerFuzz Pedal Review

February 15, 2011
A fully programmable, 100-percent analog fuzz box, the NerFuzz offers nine different parameters that can be tweaked to access tones ranging from the subtly overdriven to the chaotically distorted.
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Dunlop JBF3 Joe Bonamassa Signature Fuzz Face Pedal Review

December 21, 2010
The handwired, germanium JBF3 is tailor-made for any guitarist interested in walking Bonamassa’s blues-rock path and beyond.
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Malekko Heavy Industry Omicron Fuzz, Tremolo, Chorus, Chicklet Reverb, Vibrato, and Phaser Reviews

November 4, 2010
Six bite-sized pedals that pack a lot of tone for a small price tag
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T-Pedals Super Hoffman Fuzz Pedal Review

October 29, 2010
A point-to-point, handwired, vintage-inspired fuzz from Italy
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Electro-Harmonix Germanium 4 Big Muff Pi Pedal Review

October 28, 2010
A dual-germanium transistor Big Muff Pi pedal alongside a dual-germanium transistor overdrive pedal
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Creepy Fingers Effects Pink Elephant Pedal Review

October 20, 2010
A clone of the rare Ampeg Scrambler
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Stomp Under Foot Ram's Head Pedal Review

October 20, 2010
A compact fuzz inspired by the "ram''s head" Big Muff Pi
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Jack Deville Buzzmaster Fuzz Pedal Review

October 20, 2010
A lot of fuzz flavors in one box
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Analog Man Astro Tone Fuzz Pedal Review

October 20, 2010
Vintage style fuzz from Analog Man
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Roger Mayer Talks Fuzz

July 20, 2010
Roger Mayer discusses transistors and the original Fuzz Face in this interview with Tom from 2003
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Z. Vex Inventobox Pedal Review

May 28, 2010
Z. Vex''s DIY-in-a-box effect, the Inventobox, includes Fuzz Factory, Super Hard-On and Tone Stack modules that can be tweaked a little or a lot, plus room for your own invention.
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Black Cat OD-1, Super Fuzz and OD-Fuzz Pedal Review

May 18, 2010
Black Cat''s relaunched line of fuzz and overdrive pedals reviewed.
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