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Electro-Harmonix Introduces the Ripped Speaker Fuzz Pedal

February 16, 2021
An homage to early lo-fi fuzz tones that features a built-in tilt-shift EQ.
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MOD Electronics

Mod Electronics Presents The Rattler Returns Distortion Pedal Kit

February 9, 2021
The pedal offers the same over-the-top fuzz as the original and features several new upgrades.
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Boss GT-1000CORE: The Premier Guitar Review

February 8, 2021
Boss packs heavy-duty DSP horsepower into a multi-effects processor built for busy pedalboards.
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Way Huge Atreides

First Look: Way Huge Atreides

February 5, 2021
Weird is wonderful in this ferociously fuzzy amalgam of filter, phase, and envelope tones.
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Germanium Fuzz

Benson Amps Releases New Germanium Fuzz

February 2, 2021
A germanium fuzz that's designed to regulate its own temperature.
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Wren and Cuff Caprid Blue-Violet Special: The Premier Guitar Review

January 28, 2021
A master of Big Muff-style circuits builds a Ram’s Head clone that’ll be tough to beat at any price.
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Way Huge

Way Huge Unveils the Atreides Analog Weirding Module

January 21, 2021
This new creation was inspired by a vintage mini-synth pedal and features individual sliders for each parameter.
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Vintage Octave Fuzz ... Without the Fear

January 14, 2021
Thanks to a flexible EQ, this old-school-minded beauty is fantastic at nastying-up leads—but also works great with chords. The PG Dusky Augustus review.
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Top 10 First Looks 2020

Top 10 First Looks of 2020

December 30, 2020
A shit year didn't mean shit gear—here's our most-popular gear demos featuring fresh pieces from Epiphone, Fender, Suhr, EHX, MXR, and others.
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Vick Audio Lucky 13 Review - homepage

Must Love Volume Knobs

December 20, 2020
Power to the pinky—the variety of sounds in this homage to the 1960s Colorsound Fuzz is damn near astounding. The PG Vick Audio Lucky 13 review.
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Crazy Tube Circuits

Crazy Tube Circuits Announces the Constellation Fuzz and Memphis

December 17, 2020
The updated fuzz features NOS germanium CV7003 transistors while the Memphis is a pitch-shifting vibrato inspired by vintage Magnatone amps.
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Recording Dojo: Get Fuzzy! Tips for Doubling Down on Dirt

December 17, 2020
Things can get tricky when distortion pedals and DAWs meet. Here's how to show your stomps who’s boss.
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TX Pedals

Tone Electronix Releases the Animalizzer

December 15, 2020
A handmade overdrive/fuzz with two clipping stages along with silicon and germanium options.
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Haunted Labs

Haunted Labs Introduces the Hell Horse Fuzz Delay

December 11, 2020
A new fuzz-delay hybrid designed in conjunction with Dirty Haggard Audio.
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Warm Audio Jet Phaser Review homepage

Warm Audio Jet Phaser: The Premier Guitar Review

December 10, 2020
The masters of affordable analog mimicry resurrect one of Roland’s most far-out ’70s effects.
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Mattoverse Electronics Releases the Bad Passenger Fuzz MkII

December 1, 2020
A completely redesigned circuit that combines cascaded transistor and op-amp gain stages.
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Wren and Cuff Caprid First Look

First Look: Wren and Cuff Blue Caprid

December 1, 2020
The Big Muff maniacs chase the holy mid-'70s Ram’s Head circuit to awesome ends.
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Boss and Sola Sound Team Up for the Waza Craft TB-2W Tone Bender

December 1, 2020
Housed in the classic BOSS compact chassis, the TB-2W is an authentic sonic recreation of the Tone Bender Mk II.
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Sitek Guitar Electronics Unveils the Fuzzie Germanium Fuzz V2

November 30, 2020
Updates include a "texture" knob, improved output, and refined low-end EQ.
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JHS Supreme: The Premier Guitar Review

November 13, 2020
Classic fuzz-pedal chaos meets modern tone shaping.
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