August

Overdrive

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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T-Rex Magnus Review

October 24, 2013
This streamlined and affordable multi-effect unit delivers ease and performance.
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MI Audio Releases Cross Over Drive

October 22, 2013
The Cross Over Drive contains four discontinued FET transistors designed to emulate an amp's organic overdrive.
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Electro-Harmonix Introduces the OD Glove

October 14, 2013
The MOSFET-based OD Glove goes after British EL34 sounds and is housed in a compact die-cast package.
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SolidGoldFX Announces the SuperDrive Beta and SuperDrive Zeta Overdrive Pedals

October 7, 2013
The Beta and Zeta mark a new direction in SGFX’s overdrive designs combining an ultra-dynamic JFET preamp stage and precise tuning of the frequency response and control ranges for an overdriven experience like no other.
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ToneConcepts The Distillery Review

September 29, 2013
A transparent booster with serious tone-sculpting power.
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Spontaneous Audio Devices Son of Kong Review

September 28, 2013
Frank Zappa’s tone-tailoring magic wand lives on in a super-versatile, two-channel boost and EQ.
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J. Rockett Audio Designs Unveils Tim Pierce Signature Overdrive

September 27, 2013
Legendary session guitarist Tim Pierce teams up with J. Rockett for a two-in-one overdrive/boost pedal.
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Source Audio Releases Soundblox 2 OFD Micromodelers for Guitar and Bass

September 26, 2013
Both pedals offer twelve overdrive, fuzz, and distortion tones specifically voiced to accommodate the individual frequency range of either guitar or bass.
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DigiTech Announces Return of DOD Pedal Line

September 16, 2013
DOD is returning with two new pedals – the DOD Overdrive Preamp 250 and Phasor 201.
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