December 2016

Z.Vex

ARTICLES

NAMM '15 - ZVEX Effects Woolly Mammoth, Pedal Thief, & Zvex Midi Light Show Demos

January 28, 2015
The zany stompbox company revamps an old fuzz favorite, creates a pedal that you can use with your singer, and offers up a solution for bands lacking a light show.
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ZVEX Effects Super Ringtone Review

September 12, 2014
Ring modulator meets sequencer—sonic mayhem ensues!
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ZVEX Fuzzolo Review

May 30, 2014
This bite-sized box delivers big, boss fuzz tones with that twisted ZVEX touch.
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NAMM '14 - Z.Vex Effects Fat Fuzz Probe Demo

February 20, 2014
Adding to their Probe line, twisted pedal guru Zachary Vex & Co. update the Fat Fuzz with a theremin pad for ultimate flexibility.
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NAMM 2014: Editors' Picks Day 3

January 25, 2014
PG Editors pick their top gear from the third day of NAMM.
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Amplitube Custom Shop Adds Dr. Z, Fulltone, and Z.Vex Models

August 2, 2013
Amplitube's Custom Shop announces official editions from Z.Vex, Dr. Z, and Fulltone to their offerings.
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Summer NAMM '13 - Z. Vex Effects Fuzz Factory 7, Fuzzolo, Channel 2 & Snow Box Noise Generator Demos

July 17, 2013
Hear demos of Z. Vex's newest effects pedals -- Fuzz Factory 7, Fuzzolo, Channel 2 Clean Boost, Snow Box Noise Generator.
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Z.Vex Fat Fuzz Factory Pedal Review

June 18, 2013
The FFF includes a switch that greatly expands the low end and shifts the range of its famous oscillating feedback to much lower registers.
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Z.Vex Basstortion Pedal Review

March 26, 2013
The mad scientists at Z.Vex dial up some amp-inspired overdrive tailored specifically for bassists with the Basstortion.
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Z.Vex Loop Gate Pedal Review

March 13, 2013
The Loop Gate combines the relatively simple and familiar principles of noise gating and effects loops in a way that opens up huge new tonal possibilities.
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NAMM '13 - Z.Vex Effects Super Seek Wah, Super Seek Trem, Ringtone II, and Fat Fuzz Factory Demos

January 31, 2013
PG's Charles Saufley is on location in Anaheim, California, for the 2013 NAMM Show where he visits the Z.Vex Effects booth. In this segment, we get to see and hear a demo of Z.Vex's newest guitar effects pedals - Super Seek Wah, Super Seek Trem, Ringtone II, and Fat Fuzz Factory.
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Z. Vex Sonar Pedal Review

September 5, 2012
The Z.Vex Sonar is a versatile tremolo pedal that''s capable of serving up tremolo tones from classic and familiar to maniacal.
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Summer NAMM '12 - Z. Vex Effects Basstortion & Sonar Demos

July 12, 2012
PG's Rebecca Dirks is On Location in Nashville, TN, for the 2012 Summer NAMM Show where she visits the Z. Vex Effects booth. In this segment, we get to see and hear demos of their two newest effects pedals, the Basstortion bass distortion and the Sonar.
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NAMM '12 - Z. Vex Effects J Mascis Double Rock, Sonar, Loop Gate Demos

January 23, 2012
PG's Rebecca Dirks is On Location in Anaheim, CA, at the 2012 NAMM Show where she visits the Z. Vex Effects booth. In this segment, we get to see and hear demos of the J Mascis Double Rock, Sonar, Loop Gate, and Sonar.
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Z.Vex Introduces Sonar, Double Rock!, and Loop Gate Pedals

January 17, 2012
The Sonar is a tremolo/machine pulser, the Double Rock was designed for J. Mascis with two Box of Rock pedals in one box, and the Loop Gate provides a loop switch with a built-in “perfect” audio gate.
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Video Review - Z. Vex Effects Instant Lo-Fi Junky

October 20, 2011
PG's Jordan Wagner walks us through his latest review of the Z. Vex Effects Instant Lo-Fi Junky guitar effects pedal, which is featured in Premier Guitar's 2011 November print magazine, and can be read online, in its entirety for free - Z. Vex Instant Lo-Fi Junky Pedal Review.
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2011 Pedal Roundup: 37 Stompboxes Reviewed

October 18, 2011
“Stompbox.” The word just sounds fun. But, of course, it’s what you do with pedals that matters. And we sure as heck wouldn’t be cramming 37 reviews of the latest, greatest pedals into a single issue of Premier Guitar if stompboxes weren’t, well, a foot-stomping good time.
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Z.Vex Instant Lo-Fi Junky Pedal Review

October 18, 2011
With the Instant Lo-Fi Junky, Z.Vex adapts the effects that make the Loop Junky’s loops so, well, junky and puts them in a stomp box without the looper.
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Video Review - Z.Vex Inventobox

June 19, 2010
Z.Vex Inventobox review
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Z. Vex Inventobox Pedal Review

May 28, 2010
Z. Vex''s DIY-in-a-box effect, the Inventobox, includes Fuzz Factory, Super Hard-On and Tone Stack modules that can be tweaked a little or a lot, plus room for your own invention.
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