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Fuzz

Stomp Audio Labs Octopus Review

June 13, 2017
A versatile and well-built combination of up-and-down octave and powerful fuzz.
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Quick Hit: Way Huge Russian-Pickle

June 8, 2017
Way Huge uses more midrange to recast the ’90s Muff mold.
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Keeley Electronics Announces the Rotten Apple, Mesmer Astral Delay, and Oxblood Germanium

May 26, 2017
The Rotten Apple offers up some of op-amp fuzz that became the sound of the '90s.
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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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Quick Hit: TWA Hot Saké

May 19, 2017
Forget Klon clones—this handbuilt stomp serves up an intoxicating variety of drive and dirt with uncommon EQ flexibility.
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Eventide Unveils the H9 PitchFuzz Algorithm

May 18, 2017
The new H9 algorithm combines fuzz, three pitch shifters and two delays.
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Bogner Amplification Unveils the Oxford Fuzz and Lyndhurst Compressor

May 10, 2017
Both effects utilize ultra-high-quality Rupert Neve Designs transformers.
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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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JAM Pedals Releases the Black Muck

May 9, 2017
A limited run that features 60’s NOS silicon transistors and unique artwork.
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Fuzzrocious Pedals Announces the Blast Furnace

May 1, 2017
An original gated fuzz with an independent short-timed delay.
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Quick Hit: TC Electronic Rusty Fuzz

April 24, 2017
A budget route to big silicon Fuzz Face-style flavors.
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Fredric Effects Releases the Standard Fuzz Machine

April 24, 2017
A recreation of the classic Ibanez Standard Fuzz.
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JHS Pedals Announces the Milkman and Calhoun V2

April 24, 2017
The Milkman is a collaborative idea between Josh Scott of JHS Pedals and Tim Marcus of Milkman Sound.
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Spaceman Titan II Review

April 13, 2017
A deviation from fuzztone convention brings explosive and inspiring results.
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Quick Hit: Emma Electronic Okto-Nøjs

April 10, 2017
The tasty combination of octaver and fuzz is taken to new highs—and lows—with this Danish design.
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Friedman Amplification Announces the Fuzz Fiend and Motor City Drive

April 4, 2017
Both pedals are powered by a 12AX7 preamp tube.
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Chase Bliss Audio Releases the Brothers

March 21, 2017
The Brothers is built upon two independent JFET/IC analog channels comprising a total of six unique boost, drive, or fuzz circuits.
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NAMM '17 - Eventide PitchFuzz Demo

February 23, 2017
The hi-tech H9 multi-effect wonder box gets another software plug-in upgrade.
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Dr. No Releases the Turd Fuzz

February 23, 2017
The handmade circuit contains a pair of two NOS transistors.
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Quick Hit: BAE Hot Fuzz

February 23, 2017
Tone Bender- and Rangemaster-inspired circuits unite in one mean, malleable box.
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