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  • Dunlop Unveils Geezer Butler Cry Baby Wah

    Dunlop Unveils Geezer Butler Cry Baby Wah

    Black Sabbath may have played their final tour this year, but Geezer Butler‘s tone will continue to inspire generations of bassists. Now Dunlop has introduced the Geezer Butler Cry Baby Wah, which is the company’s first ever signature Cry Baby Bass Wah. The pedal is designed to complement the legend’s tone with “massive low end... »

  • Pro Tone Pedals Now Shipping David Ellefson Signature Dawn Patrol Chorus Pedal

    Pro Tone Pedals Now Shipping David Ellefson Signature Dawn Patrol Chorus Pedal

    Pro Tone Pedals has teamed up with Megadeth’s David Ellefson to launch the Dawn Patrol Chorus pedal. Debuted at the London Bass Guitar Show, the stompbox is described as a tool to help recreate the bassist’s tone from the seminal album Rust In Peace. “When Pro Tone approached me with the idea of making some... »

  • Ashdown Introduces Stuart Zender Funk Face Twin Dynamic Filter Pedal

    Ashdown Introduces Stuart Zender Funk Face Twin Dynamic Filter Pedal

    Ashdown Engineering has teamed up with bassist Stuart Zender to introduce the SZ Funk Face Twin Dynamic Filter Pedal. The pedal is designed for simplicity in getting a funky sound that Zender, who was the original bassist for Jamiroquai, is known for. Its filter section has a Sensitivity knob to control the effect’s response, while... »

  • Morley Announces Cliff Burton Tribute Series Power Fuzz Wah Pedal

    Morley Announces Cliff Burton Tribute Series Power Fuzz Wah Pedal

    Morley debuted the Cliff Burton Tribute Series Power Fuzz Wah at the Winter NAMM Show this year. Introduced in part with the bassist’s father Ray Burton, the pedal is a tribute that blends aspects of the 70’s model used by Burton on the early Metallica recordings and the company’s modern models. The Power Fuzz Wah’s... »

  • Malekko Introduces Justin Meldal-Johnsen Signature Diabolik Fuzz Pedal

    Malekko Introduces Justin Meldal-Johnsen Signature Diabolik Fuzz Pedal

    Malekko Heavy Industry has introduced the Justin Meldal-Johnsen Signature Diabolik harmonic analog fuzz pedal. The pedal is based on the Malekko’s B:assmaster circuit but is housed in a more compact chassis. Diabolik features a preset harmonic spectrum setting that the company says gives “crisp octave overtones and a very aggressive tone setting.” Its controls include... »

  • EC Pedals Releases Michael Benson FuzzDriver Pedal

    EC Pedals Releases Michael Benson FuzzDriver Pedal

    EC Pedals has joined forces with bassist Michael Benson to released the FuzzDriver, a stompbox that combines the company’s Bass Overlord and Angry Ape Gated Fuzz effects into one. The effects can be activated separately or together to create new textures. The Fuzz side of the FuzzDriver has Level, Tone, Gain, and Growl controls. Its... »

  • Ashdown Now Shipping Nate Mendel NM2 Double Distortion Pedal

    Ashdown Now Shipping Nate Mendel NM2 Double Distortion Pedal

    Ashdown is now shipping the latest addition to their Artist series effects pedals, the NM2 Double Distortion Pedal. Designed in collaboration with Foo Fighters four-stringer Nate Mendel, the stompbox is a stereo pedal with two separate distortions that can be routed to different amps or combined. It has a single input and two outputs –... »