The pedal combines fuzz tones with a foot switchable tremolo.

Onalaska, WI (January 22, 2018) -- The Fuzzy Gates from Mattoverse combines monster fuzz tones with a footswitchable tremolo to create a diverse disintegration device. The fuzz section provides everything from light gain to gated fuzz tones which can be combined with an innovative tremolo that allows the user to run one tremolo rate into another for unique stuttery tremolo effects.


  • Wide gain range
  • Clean to fuzzed out tremolo with its own on/off footswitch
  • Cascaded tremolo rate controls for stuttery unique tremolo
  • Intuitive controls
  • True bypass
  • Compact enclosure with pedalboard friendly top-mounted jacks

The Fuzzy Gates sells for a $169 Street Price and will be available in limited quantities directly from Mattoverse Electronics.

Watch the company's video demo:

For more information:
Mattoverse Electronics

Rig Rundown: Adam Shoenfeld

Whether in the studio or on solo gigs, the Nashville session-guitar star holds a lotta cards, with guitars and amps for everything he’s dealt.

Adam Shoenfeld has helped shape the tone of modern country guitar. How? Well, the Nashville-based session star, producer, and frontman has played on hundreds of albums and 45 No. 1 country hits, starting with Jason Aldean’s “Hicktown,” since 2005. Plus, he’s found time for several bands of his own as well as the first studio album under his own name, All the Birds Sing, which drops January 28.

Read More Show less

Diatonic sequences are powerful tools. Here’s how to use them wisely.



• Understand how to map out the neck in seven positions.
• Learn to combine legato and picking to create long phrases.
• Develop a smooth attack—even at high speeds.

{u'media': u'[rebelmouse-document-pdf 13574 site_id=20368559 original_filename="7Shred-Jan22.pdf"]', u'file_original_url': u'', u'type': u'pdf', u'id': 13574, u'media_html': u'7Shred-Jan22.pdf'}
Knowing how to function in different keys is crucial to improvising in any context. One path to fretboard mastery is learning how to move through positions across the neck. Even something as simple as a three-note-per-string major scale can offer loads of options when it’s time to step up and rip. I’m going to outline seven technical sequences, each one focusing on a position of a diatonic major scale. This should provide a fun workout for the fingers and hopefully inspire a few licks of your own.
Read More Show less