Read the July 2016 issue now!

Reviews: Effects

EC Superswitcher II Review

September 23, 2015
EC’s compact pedal switcher is stacked with routing possibilities at a fair price.
Read More

Keeley DynaTrem Review

September 22, 2015
Oklahoma-based stomp veteran Robert Keeley puts Magnatone-style and dynamics-tracking capabilities into a tremolo box quite unlike any other.
Read More

Korg SDD-3000 Programmable Digital Delay Review

September 18, 2015
The rack delay The Edge made famous reimagined as a versatile stompbox.
Read More

Moog MF Chorus Review

September 17, 2015
The all-analog chorus is a feast of rich modulation sounds.
Read More

Seymour Duncan Studio Bass Compressor

September 15, 2015
An easy-to-use bass compressor that won’t put the squeeze on your wallet.
Read More

ThorpyFX Gunshot Review

September 14, 2015
A well built, intoxicating, and organic-sounding overdrive from the U.K.
Read More

Diamond Pedals Counter Point Delay Review

September 13, 2015
The brand’s newest digital delay spans five decades of delay sounds.
Read More

EarthQuaker Devices Levitation Reverb Review

September 9, 2015
This vintage-oriented digital reverb moves from intimate to atmospheric with ease.
Read More

Maxon OD808X Overdrive Extreme Review

September 8, 2015
Maxon builds a high-gain ’Screamer for heavy hitters.
Read More

MXR M85 Bass Distortion Review

September 7, 2015
This collaboration with Fuzzrocious delivers heavy loads of bass distortion.
Read More

TC Electronic Helix Phaser Review

September 6, 2015
Tone Print-enabled digital phaser offers killer phase-sculpting control and rich sounds for the price.
Read More

EarthQuaker Devices Fuzz Master General Review

September 4, 2015
Diode switching makes this twist on the Univox Super-Fuzz a super-mean octave-buzz machine.
Read More

MXR Custom Shop Sub Machine Octave Fuzz Review

September 3, 2015
Hip and nasty fuzz flavors and octave tones from both sides of the EQ spectrum.
Read More

Crazy Tube Circuits Splash MK III Review

September 2, 2015
Inspiring and realistic reverbs in an easy-to-use box.
Read More

GigRig’s G2 Advanced Switching System Review

September 1, 2015
A powerful switcher/looper that’s amazingly easy to use.
Read More

Way Huge Blue Hippo MKII Review

August 31, 2015
Jeorge Tripps resurrects his analog chorus and adds vibrato—at a cool price.
Read More

Mulder Audio X-1 Review

August 30, 2015
Diode switching means drive diversity in Mulder Audio’s first overdrive.
Read More

Yellowcake Furry Burrito Review

August 28, 2015
A brutal yet smooth op amp overdrive and fuzz.
Read More

Wampler Plexi-Drive Deluxe Review

August 27, 2015
A more versatile version of Wampler’s “plexi-in-a-box.”
Read More

Walrus Bellwether Review

August 25, 2015
A classic-sounding analog delay with modern superpowers.
Read More