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  • Electro-Harmonix Introduces 22500 Dual Stereo Looper

    Electro-Harmonix Introduces 22500 Dual Stereo Looper

    Electro-Harmonix is expanding their looper lineup with the 22500, a dual stereo looper that combines a compact footprint with an intuitive user interface. The pedal allows each uncompressed audio track to be played in parallel or series to allow for layering harmonies or creating different sections of a song. Each loop has its own footswitch... »

  • Source Audio Introduces Reflex Universal Expression Controller

    Source Audio Introduces Reflex Universal Expression Controller

    Source Audio has released the Reflex Universal Expression Controller, a pedal they call “the stand-alone command center for all of your expression pedal needs.” The Reflex has three 1/4-inch expression outputs, expression control, six LFO wave shapes, MIDI continuous controller messages, 128 user presets, and a USB port. Each of the three expression outs has... »

  • EBS Introduces Black Label Studio Edition Pedals

    EBS Introduces Black Label Studio Edition Pedals

    Swedish amp company EBS has announced their Black Label series of bass pedals will be getting overhauled with the Black Label Studio Edition lineup. The series updates six pedals – the MultiComp SE, the DynaVerb SE, the UniChorus SE, the OctaBass SE, the MetalDrive SE and the MultiDrive SE – with several improvements for studio... »

  • Wampler Pedals Introduces Low Blow Bass Pedal

    Wampler Pedals Introduces Low Blow Bass Pedal

    Wampler Pedals has released the Low Blow, an overdrive/distortion pedal designed specifically for bass. The Low Blow features two clipping modes – Smooth and Jagged – for dialing in your dirt as well as a 3-band EQ for further tonal tweaking. Additionally, the pedal has a Notch Filter switch to tighten up “common cabinet ‘woof’... »

  • DigiTech Reissues DOD Meatbox Subharmonic Bass Synthesizer

    DigiTech Reissues DOD Meatbox Subharmonic Bass Synthesizer

    Another legendary pedal is getting reissued as Digitech has announced the DOD Meatbox Subharmonic Bass Synthesizer is being put back on the market. The pedal, often championed by Juan Alderete, has been updated with several new features including true bypass, a TRS output, a 9-volt power supply input, and a blue indicator LED. The Meatbox... »

  • Eden Announces The Glow Plug Pedal

    Eden Announces The Glow Plug Pedal

    Eden has expanded their pedal lineup with the Glow Plug, a pedal that contains a 12AX7 to add organic tube warmth to your bass sound. The pedal, which is specifically designed for bass, has adjustable warmth control to change the gain level of the tube. The Glow Plug also has variable crossover control to select... »

  • SolidGoldFX Introduces Sasori Fuzz Pedal

    SolidGoldFX Introduces Sasori Fuzz Pedal

    SolidGoldFX has released the Sasori Fuzz, a pedal they describe as “brimming with rich brassy overtones and a unique buzz saw grind.” The pedal, which takes its name for the Japanese word for scorpion, is designed for both bass and guitar. The Sasori is set up with Fuzz, Level, and Tone controls to dial in... »

  • MXR Now Shipping the M85 Bass Distortion Pedal

    MXR Now Shipping the M85 Bass Distortion Pedal

    After announcing the pedal at the NAMM Show this year, Dunlop is now shipping the MXR M85 Bass Distortion. The pedal was designed with Fuzzrocious Pedals founder Ryan Ratajski and is described as revamp on a “famously nasty sounding distortion circuit” that’s been retooled for the modern player. The M85 has separate Dry and Wet... »

  • Devi Ever FX Reintroduces Silver Rose Fuzz Pedal

    Devi Ever FX Reintroduces Silver Rose Fuzz Pedal

    Devi Ever FX is re-releasing the Silver Rose with some upgrades. The company, which was acquired by the people who run Dwarfcraft Devices in 2013, says that the monster fuzz pedal’s updated circuitry allow for extreme versatility. “[The Silver Rose] covers all the ground of the original with some serious improvements, like swapping out the... »

  • Maxon Introduces the BD10 Hybrid Bass Driver

    Maxon Introduces the BD10 Hybrid Bass Driver

    Maxon has announced the BD10 Hybrid Bass Driver, a bass overdrive pedal that features a symmetrical clipping circuit for “heavy yet articulate distortion.” The company teamed up with famed Japanese bassist Masaki to design the unit to keep up with extended techniques. The BD10 has a dedicated clean level for mixing in your dry signal.... »