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Overdrive

ARTICLES

Daredevil Bootleg Dirty Delay Review

May 15, 2019
Filthy delays—when regular analog dirt just won’t do.
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Abasi Concepts Pathos Review

May 14, 2019
An uncommonly articulate and detailed high-gain machine.
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Gamechanger Audio: Robots, Bug Zappers & Motor-Driven Dreams

May 9, 2019
Ilja Krumins’ metamorphosis from psychobilly raver to being one of the gear industry’s most ambitious visionaries.
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Quick Hit: Xotic Super Sweet Booster Review

May 8, 2019
A dynamic boost that is way more than a one-knob wonder.
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ToneTuga FX Releases the Clockwork MultiDriver

May 3, 2019
A 3-knob dirt workhorse that ranges from treble boost to thundering fuzz.
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Way Huge Unveils the Conspiracy Theory Professional Overdrive

May 1, 2019
A transparent overdrive based on a mythical circuit.
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Haunted Labs Introduces the Carolina Reaper

April 26, 2019
The new dual-function pedal (overdrive/fuzz) is the latest device from Haunted Labs and the spawn of a diabolical collaboration with Cusack Music.
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MXR Releases the Raijin Drive

April 26, 2019
The newest collaboration with Shin Suzuki reinvents two iconic Japanese stompboxes—an overdrive and a distortion—with greater tonal range and usability so that those beloved sounds can keep up with the modern tone chase.
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Lawrence Petross Design Releases the Seventy 4 Overdrive

April 25, 2019
The handcrafted stomp is an all-analog overdrive based on classic '70s British amps.
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Aclam Guitars Releases the Dr. Robert Overdrive

April 23, 2019
A meticulously designed circuit based on the normal channel of the Vox UL730.
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String Theory EFX Announces Updated Tevatron Fuzz and KE/64 Overdrive

April 22, 2019
The new versions are still handwired one at a time using the exact same through-hole circuit components as the originals.
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Skreddy Pedals Releases the Rubber Soul

April 16, 2019
A reinterpretation of a classic British combo.
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Carl Martin Unveils the Panama Overdrive

April 12, 2019
A throwback to the sound of classic '80s rock tones.
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Maxon Releases Limited-Edition 40th Anniversary OD808-40 Overdrive

April 12, 2019
Godlyke, Inc. has partnered with the OD808’s designer, former Maxon Engineer Susumu Tamura for a limited run of 400 pieces.
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Vein-Tap Presents the Saint Blues 808 Overdrive

April 9, 2019
A faithful recreation of the classic 808 circuit right down to the JRC4558D chip.
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Quick Hit: Electro-Harmonix Nano Battalion Review

April 7, 2019
A slimmed-down version of EHX’s tone toolbox for bassists didn’t lose any weight in the functionality department.
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Mod Kits DIY Introduces the Thunderdrive Deluxe LTD Pedal Kit

April 3, 2019
This LTD version is equipped with a three-position diode selector switch.
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Quick Hit: One Control Honey Bee Review

March 22, 2019
Bjorn Juhl’s sweet Supro-inspired circuit evolves again, with options to make it more open and aggressive.
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Danelectro Announces the Eisenhower Fuzz and the Breakdown

March 20, 2019
The sounds of the 1960s were the company's inspiration in creating two new stomps.
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Quick Hit: Adventure Audio Glacial Zenith II Review

March 17, 2019
An expertly tuned 3-band EQ and pre- and post-drive switching options make this dirt-plus-boost box a potent board buddy.
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