October 2016

Articles by Charles Saufley

Vox AC10 Custom Review

November 6, 2015
Vox resurrects the AC10 as a more modern, but still superbly simple screamer.
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Quick Hit: EarthQuaker/Park Fuzz Sound

October 27, 2015
EQD's Tone Bender Mk III tweak is bassier, bossier, buzzy, and brutalizing.
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JColoccia Big Cannoli Overdrive Review

October 25, 2015
A Brit-flavored overdrive that walks the fine line between rowdy and refined.
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MXR M238 ISO Brick Review

October 18, 2015
A compact, quiet, flexible, and stress-reducing power supply.
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Catalinbread Fuzzrite Review

October 8, 2015
Catalinbread adds muscle to an underrated but classic fuzz circuit.
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Stomp Under Foot Sonic Warfare Review

September 24, 2015
This stupidly simple silicon fuzz delivers punky grind and singing lead tones.
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EarthQuaker Devices Levitation Reverb Review

September 9, 2015
This vintage-oriented digital reverb moves from intimate to atmospheric with ease.
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Maxon OD808X Overdrive Extreme Review

September 8, 2015
Maxon builds a high-gain ’Screamer for heavy hitters.
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TC Electronic Helix Phaser Review

September 6, 2015
Tone Print-enabled digital phaser offers killer phase-sculpting control and rich sounds for the price.
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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.
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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.
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Way Huge Blue Hippo MKII Review

August 31, 2015
Jeorge Tripps resurrects his analog chorus and adds vibrato—at a cool price.
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Electro-Harmonix Bad Stone Review

August 11, 2015
The resurrected classic is a bag of unexpected phase treats at a cool price.
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Tronographic Boxidizer Review

August 6, 2015
Tronographic's preamp sounds beautiful and ferocious.
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SNAMM '15 - Plush Pedals Cream II Demo

August 4, 2015
Andy Fuchs unleashes an updated version of his popular overdrive stompbox.
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XITS 10 Amplifier Review

August 3, 2015
A 17-watt EL84 box full of bass and brightness.
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SNAMM '15 - Recording King RO-T16 Demo

July 31, 2015
See and hear how the torrefaction process effects the tonality of this 000-bodied, 14th-fret flattop.
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SNAMM '15 - RT ElecTRonix Ultimate Analog Delay and Multiband Compressor Demos

July 30, 2015
The Nashville-based pedal company shows off two versatile, studio-grade stompboxes.
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SNAMM '15 - Cole Clark Guitars CCFL2EC BLBL AE & CCFL2EC MMAH Demos

July 28, 2015
Check out two of the Australian's company newest models—one that is aimed to be made from fully-sustainable tonewoods and the other is made of all African mahogany.
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SNAMM '15 - J. Rockett Audio Designs the Archer Ikon Demo

July 28, 2015
See and hear what the 2-in-1 clean boost/OD stompbox has to offer.
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