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  • Cog Effects Introduces Knightfall 66 and Mini 66 Overdrive Pedals

    Cog Effects Introduces Knightfall 66 and Mini 66 Overdrive Pedals

    Cog Effects has discontinued their Knightfall pedal to create two new stompbox offerings: the Knightfall 66 and Mini 66 Overdrives. Each pedal is built one at a time with true bypass switching, engraved aluminium enclosure and no PCB-mounted jacks. The Knightfall 66 has two Gain knobs with an A/B footswitch so users can have two... »

  • Rodenberg Amplification Introduces Commander Distortion Pedal

    Rodenberg Amplification Introduces Commander Distortion Pedal

    Germany’s Rodenberg Custom Amplification has expanded their lineup of effects with the Commander distortion pedal. Apt for bass and guitar, the pedal is described as the logical development following the company’s GAS Overdrive series. “While the GAS-808 is designed for overdrive sounds, the Commander’s home is distortion,” Rodenberg writes on their website. “But you can... »

  • Radial Engineering Announces Headlight Pro Direct Box

    Radial Engineering Announces Headlight Pro Direct Box

    Radial Engineering has introduced the Headlight Pro, a direct box designed for use with multiple instruments on stage. The device has a standard 1/4” input for bass, guitar, mandolin, or fiddle and multiple, switch-able outputs for PA sends. A mute switch allows you to disconnect your bass, connect to your next instrument, and select a... »

  • Sonic Nuance Electronics Introduces the TDI Mk2

    Sonic Nuance Electronics Introduces the TDI Mk2

    Sonic Nuance has introduced the TDI Mk2, a direct box that combines tuner and DI functions. The new pedal retains the signal path from the Mk1 version but has a more accurate and stable tuning section, the company says. At the heart of the TDI is a passive Jensen JT-DBE transformer. The chromatic tuner is... »

  • EarthQuaker Devices Releases Avalanche Run Pedal

    EarthQuaker Devices Releases Avalanche Run Pedal

    EarthQuaker Devices has introduced the Avalanche Run, a stereo delay and reverb pedal built on their new high-powered DSP platform. The model is based on requests for the company to make a stereo and tap tempo version of their Dispatch Master. “While it is a delay and reverb just like the Dispatch Master, the style... »

  • TC Electronic Introduces Sub ‘N’ Up Octaver Pedal

    TC Electronic Introduces Sub ‘N’ Up Octaver Pedal

    TC Electronic has introduced the Sub ‘N’ Up, an octaver pedal that features their next-generation octave engine. The unit has one octave up control and two sub-octaves with a dry control to dial in your direct signal. The first sub control mixes in an octave down signal while the sub 2 control mixes in a... »

  • Tsakalis Audioworks Announces Ocean Reverb Pedal

    Tsakalis Audioworks Announces Ocean Reverb Pedal

    Greek effects company Tsakalis Audioworks has unveiled the Ocean reverb. The pedal dishes out three reverb modes – Shimmer, Hall, and Spring – with four knobs to control each palette. The Mix control allows for blending in your dry signal to the wet with the ability to have 100% wet or dry by on either... »

  • 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... »