If you belong to the category of guitarists who get lost when presented with too many options, J Rockett Audio Designs
, out of Nashville, is your friend: the manufacturer's latest pedal, the BOING Spring Reverb
, features ONE footswitch (On/Off) and ONE knob (Mix) -...
We were recently introduced to Hotone
, the winners of "Best in Show" at NAMM 2015.
Reminding me much of the now-discontinued Guyatone mini series (I still treasure my lil' green compressor!) Hotone's Skyline pedal series
is a great collection of tiny pedals...
The Rocktron company has long been one of the top designer of noise-suppression circuits, and for a good reason! They're products are super quiet, don't suck tone, and - plainly and simply - work!
Building upon their already venerable legacy, Rocktron is now re-introducing a previous...
What's so great about another 3-knob overdrive? In an industry saturated with overdrive pedals, Greer
makes an interesting offering with the Ghetto Stomp
. This stompbox is designed to emulate the heavenly harmonics and sweet saturation of Tweeds and Valcos amps pushed into overdrive.
In an industry overflowing with boutique pedal manufacturers, Matthews Effects
has delivered two very interesting products with with their Conductor
Tremolo and Cartographer
parametric overdrive pedal. The Cartographer is capable of delivering everything one could want in an overdrive pedal – clean...
Wisconsin' s McCaffrey Audio
may sound like a new name in the world of guitar pedals, but the company's CEO and founder Ryan McCaffrey is not a novice to the manufacturing game, having been running RJM Effect before starting this new adventure in 2014.
Newly-revived brand DOD
(owned by Harman's DigiTech
) has announced a versatile new overdrive/distortion pedal, appropriately named the Gunslinger
. Utilizing a MOSFET circuit, the Gunslinger is capable of providing a very wide range of overdriven tones from light grit to full saturation.
Here’s an innovative niche pedal for fans of the DigiTech Whammy courtesy of Molten Voltage
, an Oregon based manufacturer of guitar effects with a specialization in MIDI controls, displays and interfaces with other pedals.
The concept of what a delay is capable of has been turned on its head with the release of the Digitech Obscura Altered Delay
. The Obscura allows for standard delay, but that's only the beginning. You can literally twist, turn, chew, and spit out...
Italian manufacturer (with a base in LA) F-pedals
is a brand new company that is a bit of an enigma, yet has some very interesting endeavors underway. At the moment, they sell just two micro pedals (the Edstortion and the Phazevibe) and a line...
It's official: pedal manufacturers are getting creative about their new releases: EarthQuaker Devices
might have had a great idea in this regard - one that, considering our sister site The Deli's obsession with musical genres
- we fully support.
EQD just announced the release...
Edmond, Oklahoma manufacturer Keeley just announced the release of the Sojourner Fuzz/Reverb
, a pedal that will surely tickle the curiosity of guitarists into psych rock and shoegaze, genres that make heavy use of both effects, normally in the same pedal chain.