February 2019

Compressor

NAMM '18 - Outlaw Effects Wrangler Compressor, Cactus Juice Overdrive & Eldorado Echo Demos

February 16, 2018
Watch a demo of a handful of mini pedals that take you from TS-style grit to hi-cut squish, and more.
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NAMM '18 - Pigtronix Ringmaster Analog Multiplier & Philsopher's Tone Germanium Gold Micro Demos

February 15, 2018
This stomp builder’s mad-sonic-scientist-in-chief, David Koltai offers a highly controllable but indisputably wild variation on the ring modulator and a mini version of the company’s popular germanium growler.
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Eclectic Effecting 101: How to Use Stock Pedals to Unlock New Sounds

February 10, 2018
A hands-on guide to using chains of pedals to create enigmatic, spooky, and downright crazy sounds.
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Chellee Compy Review

February 9, 2018
A Ross/Dyna Comp variant with all the mods—and a remarkably low price.
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NAMM '18 - J. Rockett Mark Lettieri Melody Overdrive, Squeegee, Touch, Steampunk & Immortal Demos

February 7, 2018
The Klon-code crackers debut a line of smaller $99 stomps, as well as a signature Q-series box for the popular Snarky Puppy guitarist.
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NAMM '18 - Ampeg Liquifier and Opto Comp Demos

January 28, 2018
The Liquifier Analog Chorus and the Opto Comp enter the bass pedalboard space race.
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NAMM '18 - Fender The Bends, Mirror Image, Marine Layer, Santa Ana & Level Set Buffer Demos

January 28, 2018
Watch an in-depth demo of the company's latest foray into stomps, including a rather musical delay, a unique dual distortion, and a tone saver.
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Ampeg Expands Pedal Lineup with the Liquifier Analog Chorus and Opto Comp Analog Optical Compressor

January 27, 2018
Both pedals feature rugged, roadworthy construction, true-bypass switching, and a pedalboard-friendly size.
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NAMM '18 - Keeley Aria Compressor/Overdrive and Duet Delay/Reverb + Drive Demos

January 26, 2018
Listen to a few multi-effect creations that combine some of Keeley's most popular tones.
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Outlaw Effects Launches the Palomino 4HP Power Supply and Four New Pedals

January 22, 2018
The new pedals include the Cactus Juice Overdrive, Wrangler Compressor, Eldorado Echo, and the Wye ABY Box.
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API TranZformer LX Review

January 11, 2018
A pair of top-shelf studio weapons are transformed into one DI pedal that gives bassists formidable tone-sculpting power.
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Mid-Fi Electronics Magick i Review

November 30, 2017
A distortion pedal that thinks it’s a compressor. Or is it the other way around?
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Boss GT-1B Review

November 3, 2017
A Pandora’s box full of tools and effects that might move a bassist to the front of the stage.
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Keeley Compressor Plus Review

September 29, 2017
Joe Gore takes a look at the expanded range and newfound subtleties available in this '70s-style squeezebox.
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MXR Dyna Comp Mini Review

September 19, 2017
An elegant, economical comp classic made miniature.
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Miura Guitars Announces the M2 Compressor/Limiter

September 11, 2017
The pedal features an analog photo-coupler and a high-speed operational amplifier.
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Mastro Valvola Millibar Review

September 10, 2017
An optical compressor that delivers subtlety and superb control.
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Amptweaker PressuRizer Review

September 5, 2017
Boost functionality makes a great core compressor a nuanced multitasker.
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J. Rockett I.Q. Compressor Review

August 11, 2017
Effective EQ adds color and flexibility to a quiet and even-handed comp.
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SNAMM '17 - J. Rockett Audio Designs Rockaway Archer & IQ Compressor Demos

August 1, 2017
Get a taste of a new overdrive designed with Billy Idol's Steve Stevens, as well as an ultra-flexible squeeze box.
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