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  • DigiTech Introduces Dirty Robot Stereo Mini-Synth Pedal

    DigiTech Introduces Dirty Robot Stereo Mini-Synth Pedal

    The mad scientists at DigiTech have unleashed the Dirty Robot, a stereo mini-synth effect for bass and guitar. The pedal features seven controls and two synth voices: straight envelope-style synthesis (V1) or vocal formant synthesis (V2). “We designed the Dirty Robot to provide guitarists or bassists with a slew of synth effects in a small... »

  • Source Audio Now Shipping Aftershock Bass Distortion

    Source Audio Now Shipping Aftershock Bass Distortion

    Source Audio is now shipping their Aftershock Bass Distortion. The pedal boasts three distortion engines – Tube, Heavy, and Fuzz – as well as the company’s Neuro Mobile App capabilities for deep tonal tweaking. “The Tube engine belts out a subtle, but powerful vintage tube overdrive with a smooth breakup and plenty of punch,” Source... »

  • Cog Effects Revamps Tarkin and Grand Tarkin Fuzz Pedals

    Cog Effects Revamps Tarkin and Grand Tarkin Fuzz Pedals

    Cog Effects has expanded their tonal offerings with an update to their Tarkin fuzz range, consisting of the Tarkin and Grand Tarkin mk2. The pedals are hand-built in Sheffield, England. Based on the Green Russian, the Tarkin is now housed in a smaller chassis with a pair of new LPF and HPF switches, which the... »

  • Dwarfcraft Introduces Necromancer Fuzz Pedal

    Dwarfcraft Introduces Necromancer Fuzz Pedal

    Dwarfcraft’s latest offering is the Necromancer Fuzz, a pedal molded out of their Silver Rose model with several mods. “The Necromancer started as the Super Fuzz style circuit from the Silver Rose v2,” the company shared. “We added a middle band was added to the EQ. The Mids knob is tuned to the deepest frequency... »

  • TWA Now Shipping WR-3 Wah Rocker Pedal

    TWA Now Shipping WR-3 Wah Rocker Pedal

    TWA is now shipping the WR-3 Wah Rocker, a pedal based on the discontinued Guyatone Wah Rocker. While the pedal retains the original’s Threshold and Decay controls, it also brings a host of updates. Foremost for bassists, the WR-3 includes the circuitry from the Bottom Wah Rocker for extra low end. It’s activated via the... »

  • TC Electronic Now Shipping Bonafide Buffer

    TC Electronic Now Shipping Bonafide Buffer

    TC Electronic is now shipping the Bonafide Buffer. The unit, which is their first dedicated buffer pedal, is 100% analog and offers a 1M ohm input resistance and 1K output resistance. This, the company writes, allows for the instrument signal to flow “untroubled through the entire signal chain.” It also has an intelligent relay system... »

  • Radial Engineering Adds Mix-Blender to Tonebone Series

    Radial Engineering Adds Mix-Blender to Tonebone Series

    Radial Engineering’s Tonebone family has a new member called the Mix-Blender. The dual function pedal allows for mixing two instruments or effects signals together and then blend in effects like a mixing console. It works for guitar, bass or keyboards, but Radial’s Senior Tech Team Associate Ryan Juchnowski says it’s especially helpful for bass players.... »

  • 3Leaf Audio Introduces Octabvre Mini Octave Pedal

    3Leaf Audio Introduces Octabvre Mini Octave Pedal

    3Leaf Audio has introduced the Octabvre Mini, a compact version of the octave pedal developed with Tedeschi Trucks Band bassist Timothy Lefebvre. The new pedal pares the controls down to Volume, Mix, and Tone knobs. “It starts with the popular Tim-tuning mod from the original and takes it further with a reworked tone knob that... »

  • Providence Introduces Vitalizer BF VZF-1 Bass Pedal

    Providence Introduces Vitalizer BF VZF-1 Bass Pedal

    Providence has unveiled the Vitalizer BF VZF-1, an active impedance converter designed specifically for bass guitars. The compact pedal acts as a buffer to convert high impedance signal, which the company says is more likely to degrade the sound quality by picking up noise, to a low impedance signal that is less likely to be... »

  • Fuzzrocious Pedals Announces Feed Me and Anomalies Pedals

    Fuzzrocious Pedals Announces Feed Me and Anomalies Pedals

    Fuzzrocious Pedals has launched two new pedals: the Feed Me and the Anomalies. Each of the models are built in-house by Fuzzrocious in their New Jersey shop. Feed Me Feed Me includes EQ, preamp, and tone shaping capabilities with a level boost. Four knobs have 12-position rotary potentiometers, offering up to 20,736 tone stacks. The... »