February 2019

Distortion

J Rockett Audio Designs Releases the Monkeyman

November 14, 2018
A tweed amp-in-a-box pedal with built-in spring reverb emulation.
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Bogner Unveils the Ecstasy Red and Blue Minis

November 14, 2018
The famed amp company has shrunk two of their most popular pedals into mini-sized enclosures.
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Nanolog Releases the Carbon Series

November 13, 2018
The line includes the Classic Overdrive, C4 Distortion, and Orbital Fuzz.
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Quick Hit: Gervana Ji Wei Distortion

November 2, 2018
Five EQ bands and footswitchable mid-scoop boost converge in a stomp inspired by high-gain Mesas.
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Paradox Effects Terran Review

October 29, 2018
A beastly ’70s amp favored by the stoner-metal set is reincarnated as a brutally effective stompbox.
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First Look: Dunable SplatterBlaster

October 15, 2018
To see what Sacha Dunable's first pedal—a stereo fuzz and distortion co-designed with Damnation Audio—can muster, we throw a Tele Deluxe, P bass, and Greco LP copy at it.
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Boss Announces the DC-2W Dimension C and MT-2W Metal Zone Pedals

October 4, 2018
The new pedals feature original Boss analog designs that have been infused with artful refinements.
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Joe Gore Porkolator Review

September 25, 2018
Meet a Harmonic Percolator-inspired powerhouse that dazzles with dynamics, sonic complexity, and the clout of a heavyweight.
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One Control Launches the Jubilee Red Amp-in-a-Box

September 10, 2018
A modern high-gain distortion pedal with tonal roots descending from the legendary Silver Jubilee series.
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Dophix Presents the David Distortion

September 7, 2018
A three-knob distortion that's part of the company's Three Naked Men series.
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Electro-Harmonix Re-Releases the Classic Triangle Big Muff Pi

September 6, 2018
The reissued pedal features an LED to indicate effect status, true bypass switching, and the option of being powered by a 9-volt AC adapter.
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Fender Releases the Engager Boost, Pelt Fuzz, and Full Moon Distortion Pedals

September 6, 2018
The new pedals feature all-original circuits designed by in-house experts.
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Gervana Unleashes the New Ji Wei High-Gain Distortion Pedal

September 3, 2018
The Chinese brands tribute to legendary American high-gain amp tone.
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Terry Audio White Rabbit Review

September 2, 2018
From subtle tone polishing to distinctive distortion.
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Revv G3 Review

August 30, 2018
Metal-melting high-gain tones are the tip of the iceberg in Revv’s purple amp-inspired monster stomp.
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RPS Effects Introduces the Bit Reactor and Red Sun

August 28, 2018
The company's new offerings include a versatile bit crusher and a classic fuzz/distortion design.
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Dunable Unveils the SplatterBlaster

August 28, 2018
An analog fuzz/distortion pedal that can run two independent circuits in parallel to one output or separately into two outputs.
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Boss/JHS JB-2 Angry Driver Review

August 26, 2018
Two overdrive titans combine to become a hydra-headed beast of dirt tones.
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Gervana Introduces the Ding Mao

August 16, 2018
A dual function pedal that uses a uses a JFET circuit to provide up to +20db of clean boost.
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Jacques Pedals Unveils the Bête Noire

August 7, 2018
The pedal combines plexi-like distortion with an analog phaser.
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