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Overdrive

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Glou Glou

Glou-Glou Releases the Steak Distortion Station

July 10, 2020
A dual-channel analog setup that combines different gain stage voices with filters, fuzz, modulation, and oscillation.
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tritonlab bass preamp distortion eq pedal review homepage

When Bass Tone Shaping and OD Align

June 28, 2020
Potent overdrive plus solid EQ-ing capabilities equals old-school grit. The PG Tritonlab Equinox review.
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Siren

Siren Pedals Introduces Two New Pedals

June 26, 2020
The Eligos and Juneau offer high-gain tones and overdrive, respectively.
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Maxon

Maxon Custom Shop Releases the APEX808 Overdrive

June 26, 2020
A brand-new pedal designed by Tube Screamer creator and former Maxon head engineer Susumu Tamura.
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Joyo

Vahlbruch FX Presents the Kaluna

June 18, 2020
The company's circuit is based on a 250-Volt ECC83/12AX7 double triode tube.
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Mesa

Mesa/Boogie Introduces Three New Overdrive Pedals

June 17, 2020
The range goes covers transparent boost/overdrive, mid-gain, and progressing along to the realm of high gain.
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Walrus

Walrus Audio Introduces the Ages Five-State Overdrive

June 1, 2020
The pedal features a five-position rotary knob offering increasing levels of gain using silicon and LED clipping.
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Mad Professor

Mad Professor Amplification Announces New Modded Pedals

May 18, 2020
The four new pedals are Dual Blue Delay with Deep mod, Big Tweedy Drive with Super Tweed mod, Stone Grey Distortion Modernized mod, and Amber Overdrive with Midas Touch mod.
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J Rockett

J. Rockett Audio Designs Announces the Broverdrive

May 15, 2020
A musical overdrive that is designed it cop single-coil chewiness and heavier humbucker tones.
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CME

CME Collaborates with Rigs of Dad to Release the Kugescreamer

May 14, 2020
The limited-edition CME Exclusive Kugescreamer overdrive features exclusive art by John Clark Bailey Jr. and a three-knob design.
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Mad Prof

Mad Professor Amplification Releases Limited-Edition Modded Pedals

April 20, 2020
The new pedals are a Sweet Honey Overdrive with Fat Bee mod and a Ruby Red Booster with a Nashville Hot Mids mod.
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Bogner

Bogner Releases V2 Audio Transformer Pedals

April 17, 2020
The V2 series pedals feature a 100% analog circuit path with true bypass.
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Dophix

Dophix Presents the Dante Overdrive

April 13, 2020
The Italian company's latest is a three-knob distortion that focuses on the lower end of the gain scale.
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Joyo

Joyo Audio Launches the R-11 Baatsin

March 30, 2020
An eight-in-one overdrive that combines a few of the company's greatest hits.
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Cole Paradrive - homepage

This Overdrive Has an Identity Crisis—In a Good Way

March 27, 2020
A top-notch driver built around a powerful parametric EQ. The PG Cole Music Co. Paradrive review.
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Danelectro The Breakdown - homepage

Danelectro The Breakdown: The Premier Guitar Review

March 8, 2020
Tone freaks, take note: It’s badass—but not just for the usual “bang-for-buck” reasons.
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pedalboards part deux homepage

Your Pedalboards 2020: Part Deux

February 14, 2020
We received so many submissions from readers, we had to do a round two. PG's axe-wielding disciples show us their personal pedal masterpieces.
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Origin Effects

Amp in a Box? This Thing Feels More Like a Baby Recording Console

February 9, 2020
Expansive EQ- and drive-shaping capabilities meet studio-level precision. The PG Origin Effects RevivalDRIVE Compact review.
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red beard red mist - homepage

Looking for Skindred Guitar Tones in a Box? This Pedal Might Be for You

February 5, 2020
Reggae-metal guitarist Mikey Demus and ThorpyFx's Adrian Thorpe help create a dirt pedal dripping with tonal possibilities. The PG Redbeard Effects Red Mist MkIV review.
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