Tag archive for ‘Overdrive’
By theguitarmagazine.com On Monday, May 14th, 2018

EarthQuaker Devices Westwood

Could EarthQuaker’s humble-looking new overdrive be the understated crunch machine your pedalboard has been dreaming of? Richard Purvis gets ’wood… There are too many overdrive pedals and most of them More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, March 28th, 2018

The Reverb Top 10: Overdrive Pedals

In the market for a new drive pedal? Dan Orkin of online musical instrument marketplace Reverb.com runs down the most popular dirtboxes that guitarists buy through the site… Here at Reverb, we see thousands upon More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, March 1st, 2018

Origin Effects announce RevivalDRIVE overdrive pedal

Following several years of research, the Origin Effects team have announced their first foray into the drive market with the new RevivalDRIVE. Photos courtesy of origineffects.com It’s the first ever overdrive More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Monday, January 8th, 2018

NAMM 2018: LLA Custom reveals Phil X Fuck Jazz Overdrive

Designed by Carlo Sorasio and Phil X over three years, developed alongside iconic overdrive pedals to deliver a new sonic experience. Plenty of gain to get a BIG crunch sound on any clean amp, with a new More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

Seymour Duncan Forza Overdrive

In the ever expanding drive pedal market, this latest addition from Seymour Duncan might be one of the most versatile yet. Syd Edwards takes it for a spin… Seymour Duncan’s move from pickup maker to pedal More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

EHX reveal new Hot Wax dual-overdrive

Electro-Harmonix unveils the new Hot Wax pedal which combines the Crayon full-range overdrive and the Hot Tubes, a reissue of the classic 1970s CMOS overdrive. Each pedal can be used individually or they can More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, July 27th, 2017

Maxon OD808 & OD-9 Tube Screamer Shootout

These green machines are not called ‘Tube Screamers’, but they are built by the company behind the Ibanez originals. Huw Price compares two new Maxons to a vintage TS9… Three similar, but subtly different More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Friday, May 19th, 2017

Builder Profile: ThorpyFX

Gary Walker speaks to a rising star of the British stompbox scene who knows a thing or two about bomb-proof build quality… British Army Major and explosive ordnance disposal expert Adrian Thorpe MBE set up More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, May 4th, 2017

Win! A ThorpyFX Warthog Overdrive/Distortion Pedal Worth £185!

This month we’re giving one lucky Guitar & Bass reader the chance to win a stunning Warthog overdrive/distortion from UK boutique stompbox maker, ThorpyFX. Created by British Army Major and engineer Adrian More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

Seymour Duncan Palladium & Killing Floor

These US-made pedals offer two very different ways of creating a whole lot of rock… Richard Purvis goes playing in the dirt.             Pickup magnate Seymour W Duncan sneaked More...