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EarthQuaker Devices

Rig Rundown: Bully

January 10, 2018
Offset guitars, classic American amps, and gnarly fuzzes fuel these Nashvillians' indie jams.
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First Look: EarthQuaker Devices Westwood

January 10, 2018
PG's John Bohlinger uses five guitars to see what the Ohio outfit's new overdrive has to offer."
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EarthQuaker Devices Announces the Westwood Translucent Drive Manipulator

January 10, 2018
The active EQ section has up to 20dB of cut and/or boost at 80Hz and 2kHz.
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EarthQuaker Devices Data Corrupter Review

December 29, 2017
Monophonic guitar synth? Pitch-tracking octaver? Noise box from Hell?
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Rig Rundown: Mutoid Man's Stephen Brodsky

December 6, 2017
Find out how the shred cat avoids using a sketchy whammy bar by ingeniously implementing two handy stomps.
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State of the Stomp: The Future—Younger, More Female, or Else!

December 3, 2017
Are guitars going the way of the saxophone?
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Gear of the Year 2017

November 7, 2017
Another year, another dazzling parade of pedals, guitars, amps, modelers, and accessories that made our noggins spin.
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Rig Rundown: Chon

October 4, 2017
The chill, mostly instrumental rockers breeze through a tonal equation that includes Ibanez guitars, Matchless combos, and a bunch of pedals.
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EarthQuaker Devices Erupter Review

August 31, 2017
A stupidly simple fuzz delivers artfully complex, chaotic, and controlled distortion sounds.
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EarthQuaker Devices Launches the Data Corrupter

August 23, 2017
A three-voice modulated monophonic PLL harmonizer that creates an analog synth tone.
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Rig Rundown: Citizen

August 2, 2017
The Hamm brothers and guitarist Ryland Oehlers detail the wallet-friendly guitars, classic tube amps, and versatile stomp stations that ignite their modern spin on grunge and post-hardcore.
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First Look: EarthQuaker Devices Erupter

May 22, 2017
Watch John Bohlinger take Jamie Stillman & co.'s new fuzz for a spin.
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EarthQuaker Devices Announces the Erupter Fuzz

May 10, 2017
The pedal uses a buffered input section, transformer-based pickup simulation, new production 5% 1/2-watt carbon composition resistors, metallized polyester film capacitors, Sprague and BC electrolytic capacitors, and low-gain, hand-matched NOS silicon transistors.
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New Gear Showcase 2017: Pt. 1

March 16, 2017
Check out part one of this year's New Gear Showcase gallery!
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EarthQuaker Devices Space Spiral Review

March 8, 2017
Digital delay and modulation mix to create uncommon echo concoctions.
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NAMM '17 - EarthQuaker Devices Space Spiral and Transmisser Demos

January 25, 2017
See and hear two new stomps—an analog-voiced digital delay and resonant reverb—that embrace the weird and wild.
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EarthQuaker Devices to Release the Space Spiral Modulated Delay

January 19, 2017
An analog-voiced digital delay with 30ms–600ms of delay time and a variable waveshape LFO affecting the repeated signal.
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Rig Rundown: Chris Robinson Brotherhood

November 30, 2016
Psychedelia reigns with the band’s stash of boutique guitars, workhorse amps, and tone-shaping stomps.
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The Year in Gear 2016

November 28, 2016
Come with us, time travelers, as we revisit a year’s worth of axes, amps, stomps, basses, baritones, and other tools of our music-making trade—all deemed worthy of the Premier Gear Award.
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EarthQuaker Devices Unveils V2 Updates of Dispatch Master, Speaker Cranker, Acapulco Gold, and Afterneath

November 7, 2016
All four of the new V2 pedals feature soft-touch, relay-based switching.
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