January 2019

Distortion

ARTICLES

Nexi Industries Teams with Skunk Anansie’s Ace for New Effects Pedals

January 15, 2019
The Octavius and Skunkdrive are analog pedals that feature the company's proprietary hybrid power design.
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Tsakalis AudioWorks Introduces the Six B.O.D.

January 15, 2019
Six different flavors of boost, overdrive, and distortion that pay homage to classic circuits.
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Pirate Guitar Effects Releases the Peg Leg Overdrive and Compressor

December 5, 2018
A dual pedal that aims to capture the iconic amp tones of the '60s and '70s.
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MidValleyFX Releases the Double-Amp Distorter

December 4, 2018
A high-gain pedal designed to squeeze everything it can out of a pair of op-amps.
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Electro-Harmonix Unveils the Sovtek Deluxe Big Muff, Flatiron Fuzz, and Nano Battalion

November 30, 2018
A trio of new pedals that aims to cover everything from classic Muff tones to gritty bass sounds.
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Lawrence Petross Design Unveils the Sixty 8 Drive Deluxe

November 26, 2018
An all-analog overdrive pedal designed for to cop a classic plexi tone.
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Gervana Introduces the Ji Si Distortion Pedal

November 26, 2018
The pedal features two distortion modes, modern and vintage, both modeled after a traditional British gain structure.
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Magnetic Effects Releases the Lonely Robot and Black Moon

November 21, 2018
Two pedals that are inspired by bona fide classics.
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Abasi Guitars Unveils the Pathos

November 20, 2018
A versatile overdrive designed in conjunction with Brian Wampler.
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Dunlop Unveils the MXR Mini Iso-Brick Power Supply, MXR Vintage Bass Octave, and Way Huge Purple Platypus Octidrive

November 16, 2018
The Purple Platypus Octidrive MkII aims to combine the burly, buttery tones and amp-clobbering gain of the Red Llama Overdrive with a frequency doubler that creates an octave-up effect.
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Friedman Unveils the BE-OD Deluxe and the Golden Pearl

November 15, 2018
A pair of new stomps from famed amp and pedal designer Dave Friedman that are available on November 19th.
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J Rockett Audio Designs Releases the Monkeyman

November 14, 2018
A tweed amp-in-a-box pedal with built-in spring reverb emulation.
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Bogner Unveils the Ecstasy Red and Blue Minis

November 14, 2018
The famed amp company has shrunk two of their most popular pedals into mini-sized enclosures.
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Nanolog Releases the Carbon Series

November 13, 2018
The line includes the Classic Overdrive, C4 Distortion, and Orbital Fuzz.
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Quick Hit: Gervana Ji Wei Distortion

November 2, 2018
Five EQ bands and footswitchable mid-scoop boost converge in a stomp inspired by high-gain Mesas.
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Paradox Effects Terran Review

October 29, 2018
A beastly ’70s amp favored by the stoner-metal set is reincarnated as a brutally effective stompbox.
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First Look: Dunable SplatterBlaster

October 15, 2018
To see what Sacha Dunable's first pedal—a stereo fuzz and distortion co-designed with Damnation Audio—can muster, we throw a Tele Deluxe, P bass, and Greco LP copy at it.
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Boss Announces the DC-2W Dimension C and MT-2W Metal Zone Pedals

October 4, 2018
The new pedals feature original Boss analog designs that have been infused with artful refinements.
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Joe Gore Porkolator Review

September 25, 2018
Meet a Harmonic Percolator-inspired powerhouse that dazzles with dynamics, sonic complexity, and the clout of a heavyweight.
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One Control Launches the Jubilee Red Amp-in-a-Box

September 10, 2018
A modern high-gain distortion pedal with tonal roots descending from the legendary Silver Jubilee series.
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