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Octave

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OPFXS

OPFXS Unveils the Asteroide

May 15, 2020
Need to simulate bass lines? This new stomp offers both octave and sampling features.
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Red Witch

Red Witch Pedals Unveils the Seraphina

May 1, 2020
A handwired octave-fuzz featuring Wilma capacitors.
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Redbeard Effects

Redbeard Effects Releases the Honey Badger Octave Fuzz

February 19, 2020
An aggressive fuzz mixed with a switchable sub-octave mode.
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EBS

EBS OctaBass Blue Label: The Premier Guitar Review

February 16, 2020
The Swedish bass pros slim down their octaver while imbuing it with gut-shaking low end and analog warmth.
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OFPX - homepage

This Stompbox Wants to Be Your Bass Player

February 14, 2020
It offers low-octave action on your three bottom strings, leaving the top three alone—but does it sound like a bass? The PG OPFXS Dig Deep Quick Hit review.
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Your Pedalboards 2020!

February 4, 2020
PG's axe-wielding disciples show us their personal pedal masterpieces.
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danelectro

Danelectro 59 Deluxe, 64 XT, 3699 Fuzz, Back Talk, & Roebuck Demos | NAMM 2020

January 18, 2020
Dig into the sounds of a pair of retro-flavored guitars along with a vintage-style octave-fuzz, a wacky reverse delay, and an updated version of a cult classic overdrive.
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MXR Octavio

MXR Octavio and Crybaby Q Zone Demos | NAMM 2020

January 16, 2020
Listen to the company's wickedly gnarly octave/fuzz and a supremely tweakable cocked-wah effect.
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EarthQuaker Devices

EarthQuaker Devices Unveils the Life Pedal V2

January 9, 2020
It offers the same circuit as the wildly popular version that was released in early 2019, but with the addition of expression pedal control over the octave blend and Flexi-Switch Technology.
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Prescription COB - homepage

Quick Hit: Prescription Electronics C.O.B. Review

November 17, 2019
The boutique 1990s octave-fuzz is back, with mouthwatering tones and improved pedalboard friendliness.
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Red Witch

Red Witch Unveils the Synthotron II

October 2, 2019
The pedal features dual analog synth oscillators, each with its own level, decay, and octave switching.
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SUNN

EarthQuaker Devices and Sunn O))) Team Up for the Life Pedal

August 22, 2019
Analog octave blending, hand-picked components, and three clipping options are some of the features of this saturation monster.
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Fuzzrocious Knob Jawn Review

August 21, 2019
Analog and digital octave effects meld, creating unique and complex octave tones.
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Electro-Harmonix

Electro-Harmonix Unveils the Bass9

August 8, 2019
The new octaver features nine different modes including a split bass setting, fretless, synth, bowed upright, and more.
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Gamechanger

Gamechanger Audio and Third Man Records Announce the Plasma Coil

July 24, 2019
The limited-edition version adds multiple Octaver-style circuits, and an additional effects footswitch that can be toggled as latching or momentary.
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Summer NAMM 2019: Fender Smolder Acoustic OD, Trapper, MTG: LA, Pour Over & Reflecting Pool Demos

July 20, 2019
A 6-pack of new offerings includes a trippy delay/reverb, a tube-driven collaboration with Bruce Egnater, and the weirdest pedal the company has ever made.
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Mythos

Mythos Pedals Announces the Oracle Echo Machine, Argonaut Octave, and Typhon Dual Drive

July 19, 2019
A fully featured delay box, a standalone octave, and a two-stage dirt machine.
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Fuzzrocious

First Look: Fuzzrocious Knob Jawn

June 10, 2019
South Jersey’s sonic sorcerers conjure a devil of a stompbox that blends dirty analog octave sounds and cleaner digital octave tones.
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Quick Hit: MidValleyFx Mad Robot Review

May 20, 2019
This raunchy, oscillating-octave fuzz wants you to do naughty, naughty things.
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Quick Hit: MXR Vintage Bass Octave Review

March 8, 2019
Exploring the deep with a pedal that won’t file an eminent domain claim on your board.
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