Samick Motherlode

December 2014

Reviews: Effects

Spaceman Sputnik Review

January 2, 2014
A beautifully built, ferocious-to-freakish fuzz.
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Mooer Audio Yellow Comp Review

December 29, 2013
Diminutive compressor delivers quiet, transparent performance.
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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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Strymon Big Sky Review

December 25, 2013
A jaw-droppingly powerful reverb generator with limitless live and studio possibilities for fearless adventurers.
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CMandell Dutch Kazoo Review

December 20, 2013
This “prettiest stompbox ever” contender is a monstrous fuzz of many colors.
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Crazy Tube Circuits Pin Up Review

December 6, 2013
An octave fuzz that makes even humble rigs sound monstrous.
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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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Skreddy Little Miss Sunshine Phaser Review

November 22, 2013
A vintage-simple optical phaser that delivers uncommonly rich swirl.
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TWA Great Divide 2.0 Analog Synth Octaver Review

November 17, 2013
A fantastically musical synth/octave pedal.
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