What our editors saw on the final day of Winter NAMM 2013.

"Bruce Egnater Amplification showed off his new Detroit 18 tube amp at NAMM 2013. This 18-watt head features both clean and overdrive channels, a 3-position wattage-select switch (for 18, 6, or 1 watts), and Egnaterуs new рtorqueс knob. Also an Egnater first is the рhome/stageс switch that allows for actual bedroom level volume without sacrificing tone."
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Need an affordable distortion pedal? Look no further.

We live in the golden age of boutique pedals that are loaded with advanced features—many of which were nearly unthinkable a decade or so ago. But there’s something that will always be valuable about a rock-solid dirt box that won’t break your wallet. Here’s a collection of old classics and newly designed stomps that cost less than an average concert ticket.

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