Read the September 2018 Issue

Overdrive

SNAMM '18 - Mythos Pedals High Road Fuzz, Herculean V2 & Cestus Demos

July 16, 2018
Roots-rocker Joey Landreth uses a Ry Cooder-inspired axe to demo his signature fuzz, as well as a boost and a dual-op-amp overdrive.
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Vertex Effects Announces the Ultraphonix Overdrive

July 13, 2018
The pedal aims to capture Dumble-style tones and is modeled after four generations of Overdrive Special amps.
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SNAMM '18 - Modal Effects Disruption Demo

July 10, 2018
Put up to three magnetically attached (and quickly swappable effect modules) on a single pedal chassis.
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SNAMM '18 - Seafoam Pedals Trident Overdrive Demo

July 9, 2018
Hear a powerful overdrive that lets you independently vary the amount of gain going to treble, mid, and bass frequencies.
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SNAMM '18 - Revv Amplification Generator 100P and G3 Demos

July 8, 2018
The Canadian amp outfit demos both its latest multi-channel, MIDI-controllable head, and its three-mode dirt pedal.
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Quick Hit: Lounsberry Amp Rescue

July 6, 2018
An amalgamation of overdrive, treble booster, and cleverly designed gain staging.
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SNAMM '18 - Chellee Guitars Ponyboy V3 Overdrive Demo

July 6, 2018
See and hear the latest updates to the drive that inches closer to the mythical gold, 3-knob, centaur-clad stompbox.
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SNAMM '18 - Greer Amplification Supa Cobra & Alliance 20 Demos

July 6, 2018
Nick Greer shows us his new high-gain overdrive with three clipping modes, as well as a swell 2-channel amp that combines tweed Champ-style and Brit-combo topologies.
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SNAMM '18 - VHT Redline 80 S and Redline V Four Demos

July 1, 2018
Get a taste of the new solid-state combo packed with spring reverb and the four faces of dirt residing in a new pedal.
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Aclam Launches the Cinnamon Drive

June 30, 2018
A dual-stage overdrive pedal inspired by the tones of players like Jimmy Page, Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix, and Jeff Beck.
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SNAMM '18 - Dusky Electronics Hypatia Demo

June 29, 2018
Watch how a rather simple discrete circuit blossoms into a gritty fuzz with a crunchy heart.
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SNAMM '18 - Yellowcake Pedals Furry & Fried Demo

June 29, 2018
The Fried Gold overdrive hops into bed with the Furry Burrito—an OD/fuzz with a light-up LED that doubles as a starve control—and multiple shades of cavorting ensue.
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Chellee Effects Releases the Ponyboy V3

June 29, 2018
The updated stomp features a late-stage bass control and a selectable set of germanium diodes.
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Mythos Pedals Unveils the Herculean V2 Overdrive and Cestus Booster

June 29, 2018
The Herculean has been rebuilt from the ground up and is aimed to cover everything from a slightly dirty boost to D-style overdrive.
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SNAMM '18 - MXR EVH 5150 Chorus & Dyna Comp Deluxe Demos

June 28, 2018
See how the guitar god's latest signature swoosh machine sounds and what's under the hood on the revamped squeeze box.
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Keeley Electronics Unveils the Aria Compressor & Overdrive

June 19, 2018
A powerful stomp box that combines Keeley's famous compression with their classic Red Dirt Overdrive.
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First Look: Joe Gore Pedals Porkolator

June 18, 2018
Want something that's transparent and Ms. Priss? Well, this oddball pedal loosely based on Steve Albini's secret weapon ain't that. Watch John Bohlinger take on this harmonic monster.
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Beetronics Unveils the Royal Jelly and the Buzzter

June 5, 2018
The Royal Jelly features two circuits in parallel giving the player the possibility of blending them or running both separately like two different pedals.
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Tritonlab Unveils the Labyrinth

May 29, 2018
A two-channel dirt box that features JFET clipping.
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Mythos Pedals Introduces the Wildwood Edition Mjolnir Overdrive

May 14, 2018
The new version features a redesigned circuit board with full size through-hole components and NOS germanium clipping diodes.
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