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Fuzz

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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Elite Tone Fillmore Thunder Pedal Review

April 22, 2010
The Fillmore Thunder delivers both fuzz and Octavia for any Jimi-inspired guitarist
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Freekish Blues Freek Out!, Coily Fuzz and Betty Boost Pedal Reviews

April 15, 2010
Freekish Blues pedals marry vintage designs with unique twists and tongue-in-cheek humor
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SkinPimp MKIII Pedal Review

January 14, 2010
Skinpimp''s MKIII is a stellar recreation of vintage fuzz tones.
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Skin Pimp Pedals

November 18, 2009
New to the pedal game, Ryan Kirkland''s been garnering attention for his Tone Bender clones and stunning artwork.
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Stompbox Classics: Tone Bender, Part 2

October 21, 2009
Tone Bender variants are explored
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Stompbox Classics: Tone Bender

September 18, 2009
The history of the iconic fuzzbox, the Tone Bender
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Z.Vex Distortron & Mastotron Pedal Review

June 22, 2009
The Mastotron and Distortron are two light-on-the-wallet, heavy-on-the-fx additions to Z.Vex''s lineup
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