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Overdrive

Black Cat OD-Boost Review

April 7, 2014
This boost/overdrive combo generates myriad tones, from near clean to distorted.
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Dr. J D53 Sparrow Driver and DI Review

April 1, 2014
A compact and affordable DI/driver pedal for bassists that can aid in tone sculpting and be a best friend in an amp crisis.
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Musikmesse '14 - Koch Amps Jupiter, 59' OD, and High Tide Demos

April 1, 2014
The Netherlands company brought a new head, and overdrive pedal and a stomp that has both reverb and tremolo.
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Musikmesse '14 - Greenhouse Effects Selftitled Modular Pedal Demos

March 28, 2014
Israel-based tone-tweaker Roy Zichri brought his entire line of stompboxes and a new batch of modular pedals that allow guitarists to swap out circuitry in seconds.
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Musikmesse '14 -T-Rex Effects Vulture, Diva Drive, NeoComp, Creamer, Karma, and Replay Box Demos

March 28, 2014
See and hear the Danish pedal makers brand new line of small, board-friendly stomps.
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Musikmesse '14 - Ogre Tubeholic, Thunderclap, Krononmaster, Magnox, and Magnelli Demos

March 27, 2014
The Korean-based company brought three Transformer-ish pedals and a magnesium-built guitar to Germany.
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SolidGoldFX Zeta Review

March 10, 2014
Amp-like overdrive, clarity, and responsiveness in a simple, rugged OD.
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NAMM '14 - Mad Professor Old School 20RT & Simble Overdrive Demos

March 7, 2014
The Finnish tone tweaker shows off a new reverb- and tremolo-equipped combo along with a new OD box.
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NAMM '14 - Majik Box Body Blow Jake E. Lee Mod Demo

March 6, 2014
Building off the successful Body Blow overdrive, they introduced a hotter, more aggressive stomp.
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Free The Tone Introduces the Red Jasper Overdrive

March 3, 2014
The Red Jasper includes Free The Tone's HTS (Holistic Tonal Solution) circuit.
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NAMM '14 - Diamond Pedals Blaze, Memory Lane Jr. 2, and Nine Zero Two Demos

March 2, 2014
The Canadian boutique pedal company shows and plays through three new pedals including a fuzz, overdrive, and delay.
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DLS Effects Releases the Reckless Driver

February 26, 2014
The Reckless Driver uses an Attack switch that changes the edge and brightness.
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Freaking Sick Electronics Introduces the Thirty Volt Overdrive

February 25, 2014
The Thirty Volt Overdrive features a voltage selector that lets you choose between 3, 15, and 30 volts.
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ModTone Effects Releases the Bohemian Overdrive

February 24, 2014
The Bohemian features a three-knob configuration consisting of volume, tone, and gain.
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NAMM '14 Egnater Amplification TOL 60 Amp & Goldsmith, Silversmith, and Black Metal Pedal Demos

February 21, 2014
Bruce Egnater unveils a new tube-amp head and three intimidating stompboxes.
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SynapticGroove Snapperhead Review

February 18, 2014
A super-simple overdrive/distortion with impressive range.
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SynapticGroove Announces the SlackJaw Fuzz Pedal

February 18, 2014
The SlackJaw features a three-way switch for compression, boost, and saturation.
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NAMM '14 - Analog Alien Alien Bass Station Demo

February 17, 2014
The tone-tweakers are back with a bass multi-effect stompbox (that also sounds pretty good with a guitar, too).
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Aleks K Production Introduces Hot Ice Sweet Distortion and Honey Moon Sweet Overdrive

February 3, 2014
Two new handmade stompboxes straight out of Vancouver, Canada.
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Source Audio OFD Guitar microModeler Review

January 30, 2014
A compact pedal packed with overdrive, fuzz, and distortion sounds.
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