Read the September 2018 Issue

ZVEX

ARTICLES

ZVEX Vibrophase Review

September 14, 2018
ZVEX’s phaser/vibrato retains the rich, immersive modulation tones of its candle-driven design concept predecessor.
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ZVEX Debuts the Russian Fuzz Factory 7

August 13, 2018
The latest FF gets its snarl from using two rare, Russian GT308V germanium transistors.
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ZVEX Unveils the Germanium Woolly Mammoth

July 24, 2018
An updated version of the company's classic fuzz that aims to offer more uncompressed tones.
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ZVEX Introduces the Super Duper Concert Bass Mod

June 22, 2018
Distinct Distortion and low end popular with enthusiasts of down tuned, primal, and punishing guitarists and bassists.
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ZVEX Introduces the Vibrophase

May 15, 2018
A wild four-stage phaser designed with a mix of technology.
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ZVEX Effects Releases the Vertical Vexter '59 Sound

March 2, 2018
The company's first vertical pedal is based on the legendary 1959 Tweed Fender Bassman.
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Tools for the Task: Ring Modulators

February 2, 2018
Take a walk on the wild side—or an interesting float trip through deep space—with the dark magic of a ring modulator.
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Face the Fuzz: A Beginner’s and Skeptic’s Guide to Fuzz Pedals

October 10, 2017
Everything you need to know about the quirky-awesome, sometimes-confusing stompboxes often pigeonholed as just for classic rock and experimental music.
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NAMM '15 - ZVEX Effects Woolly Mammoth, Pedal Thief, & Zvex Midi Light Show Demos

January 28, 2015
The zany stompbox company revamps an old fuzz favorite, creates a pedal that you can use with your singer, and offers up a solution for bands lacking a light show.
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ZVEX Effects Super Ringtone Review

September 12, 2014
Ring modulator meets sequencer—sonic mayhem ensues!
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ZVEX Fuzzolo Review

May 30, 2014
This bite-sized box delivers big, boss fuzz tones with that twisted ZVEX touch.
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NAMM '14 - Z.Vex Effects Fat Fuzz Probe Demo

February 20, 2014
Adding to their Probe line, twisted pedal guru Zachary Vex & Co. update the Fat Fuzz with a theremin pad for ultimate flexibility.
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NAMM 2014: Editors' Picks Day 3

January 25, 2014
PG Editors pick their top gear from the third day of NAMM.
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Amplitube Custom Shop Adds Dr. Z, Fulltone, and Z.Vex Models

August 2, 2013
Amplitube's Custom Shop announces official editions from Z.Vex, Dr. Z, and Fulltone to their offerings.
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Summer NAMM '13 - Z. Vex Effects Fuzz Factory 7, Fuzzolo, Channel 2 & Snow Box Noise Generator Demos

July 17, 2013
Hear demos of Z. Vex's newest effects pedals -- Fuzz Factory 7, Fuzzolo, Channel 2 Clean Boost, Snow Box Noise Generator.
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Z.Vex Fat Fuzz Factory Pedal Review

June 18, 2013
The FFF includes a switch that greatly expands the low end and shifts the range of its famous oscillating feedback to much lower registers.
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Z.Vex Basstortion Pedal Review

March 26, 2013
The mad scientists at Z.Vex dial up some amp-inspired overdrive tailored specifically for bassists with the Basstortion.
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Z.Vex Loop Gate Pedal Review

March 13, 2013
The Loop Gate combines the relatively simple and familiar principles of noise gating and effects loops in a way that opens up huge new tonal possibilities.
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NAMM '13 - Z.Vex Effects Super Seek Wah, Super Seek Trem, Ringtone II, and Fat Fuzz Factory Demos

January 31, 2013
PG's Charles Saufley is on location in Anaheim, California, for the 2013 NAMM Show where he visits the Z.Vex Effects booth. In this segment, we get to see and hear a demo of Z.Vex's newest guitar effects pedals - Super Seek Wah, Super Seek Trem, Ringtone II, and Fat Fuzz Factory.
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Z. Vex Sonar Pedal Review

September 5, 2012
The Z.Vex Sonar is a versatile tremolo pedal that''s capable of serving up tremolo tones from classic and familiar to maniacal.
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