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Octave

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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 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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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 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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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 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 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 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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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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Quick Hit: Way Huge Purple Platypus Review

February 13, 2019
New octave shades from a more evolved Platypus.
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Damnation Audio Ugly Twin Review

February 11, 2019
Three cascaded distortion effects in a single box.
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NAMM '19 - MXR Vintage Bass Octave & Dyna Comp Bass Demos

January 25, 2019
Get hip to a pair of new mini pedals aimed at bassists who love compression and vintage octave sounds.
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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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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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Wampler Launches the Fuzzstration

November 16, 2018
A fuzz that aims to combine a gruff sound with an independent octave circuit.
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Deep Space Devices Releases the Trigonaut

October 25, 2018
The company explores their experimental side with a combination of overdrive and glitchy effects.
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