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Overdrive

NAMM '14 - Electro-Harmonix EHX Tortion, Holy Grail Max, Soul Food, Satisfaction, OD Glove Demos

January 26, 2014
Get all you can handle with run-throughs of six new EHX stompboxes.
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NAMM '14 - Tech 21 Fly Rig 5 Demo

January 26, 2014
Check out a video of NYC-based company's just-released multi-effect unit.
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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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Boss OD-1X Demo

January 23, 2014
Listen to Boss' newest overdrive pedal in this PG demo from the company's HQ.
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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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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 Unveils the Lumberjack Log Overdriver

January 9, 2014
The Lumberjack is based on a logarithmic curve rather than a linear curve.
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Moog Minifoogers Review

December 27, 2013
How do Moog’s new stompboxes compare to the company’s larger, more expensive Moogerfooger effects?
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Alairex Releases the H.A.L.O. Jr. Overdrive Pedal

December 17, 2013
The H.A.L.O. Jr. contains two different clipping modes and a clean boost mode.
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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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JHS Pedals Releases Moonshine Overdrive

December 6, 2013
The Moonshine contains basic volume, tone, and drive controls in addition to a two-position "proof" switch.
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Blackstar LT Dual and LT Boost Review

December 5, 2013
Two Blackstar pedals offer nuanced shades of “oomph.”
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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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Henretta Engineering Releases "No-Knob" Line of Pedals

November 18, 2013
These all-analog pedals feature internal trim controls to allow guitarists to tweak the sound.
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Visual Sound Announces VS-XO Dual Overdrive

November 15, 2013
The new VS-XO includes true-bypass switching, three clipping modes, and a Pure Tone buffer.
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Godlyke Releases Line of TWA Fly Boys Pedals

November 14, 2013
The TWA Fly Boys combine a tiny footprint with a competitive price.
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