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  • Darkglass Electronics Announces Duality Dual Fuzz Engine

    Darkglass Electronics Announces Duality Dual Fuzz Engine

    Darkglass Electronics has unveiled the Duality, a fuzz pedal that offers up two separate fuzz circuits that can be used individually or blended for a wide variety of textures. The first side is a saw-tooth shape shifting circuit for an old school vibe while the second circuit is a 4-stage CMOS high gain distortion for... »

  • EBS Introduces FuzzMo Pedal

    EBS Introduces FuzzMo Pedal

    EBS has introduced the FuzzMo, a fuzz pedal for bass that fills the gap between their distortion pedals and vintage fuzz effects. In addition to Gain and Volume controls, the Fuzzmo has a Blend knob for mixing your clean tone with your dirty signal. The pedal’s Shape control changes the shape of the gain engine... »

  • Electro-Harmonix Introduces Next Step Crying Bass Wah/Fuzz

    Electro-Harmonix Introduces Next Step Crying Bass Wah/Fuzz

    Electro-Harmonix has expanded their Next Step series of pedals to the bass realm with the Crying Bass Wah/Fuzz. Similar to other Next Step effects, the pedal features no moving parts and uses a motion sensor to translate movement. The pedal’s fuzz circuit adds distortion and harmonics to the signal and helps accentuate the wah effect.... »

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  • Source Audio Introduces OFD Bass microModeler

    Source Audio Introduces OFD Bass microModeler

    Source Audio has unveiled the SoundBlox 2 OFD Bass microModeler, a combination Overdrive/Fuzz/Distortion pedal with 12 distortions modeled after bass specific gear. The tones include models of Marshall Amplifiers, Mesa Boogie Amplifiers, Ibanez Tube Screamer, EHX Bass Big Muff, Pro Co Rat, Tone Bender, Fuzz Face, and Octavia as well as three original tones from... »

  • Ashdown Introduces Dr. Green Series Bass Effects Pedals

    Ashdown Introduces Dr. Green Series Bass Effects Pedals

    Ashdown has introduced the Dr. Green series to their lineup of bass effects pedals. The lineup includes five effects: the Octa Dose (Octaver), the Bearded Lady (Fuzz), the Doctor’s Note (Envelope Filter), Bass Verb (Reverb), and the Aspirin (Compressor). Handmade in the UK, the pedals are housed in steel stompboxes and feature true bypass. Ashdown... »

  • Amptweaker Announces Bass TightFuzz Pedal

    Amptweaker Announces Bass TightFuzz Pedal

    Due to bassist interest during Summer NAMM, Amptweaker is now offering a bass version of their new TightFuzz pedal. The Bass TightFuzz is tweaked for bass players with extended lower range of the Tight and Tone controls and an added Dry Low knob that blends dry low end into the signal. As with most of... »

  • Gear Review: Tech 21 Bass Boost Fuzz Pedal

    Gear Review: Tech 21 Bass Boost Fuzz Pedal

    Tech 21 has a long history with bassists, and that history is growing even larger with the inclusion of bass-friendly versions of the Boost Series pedals. Offering an extra 21 dB of clean boost at your disposal, the line is characterized by analog circuitry that takes classic tones and attempts to improve them. The Bass... »

  • Fuzzrocious Pedals Introduces Heliotropic Stompbox

    Fuzzrocious Pedals Introduces Heliotropic Stompbox

    Fuzzrocious has just introduced the Heliotropic, a new pedal that combines a modified big muff circuit and preamp. The new stompbox was inspired by a song of the same name by the band Failure. “Failure coaxed some amazing and unique sounds out of their instruments,” Fuzzrocious builder Ryan Ratajski stated. “I have been chasing those... »

  • Stomp Under Foot Releases Dirty Rooster Fuzz Pedal

    Stomp Under Foot Releases Dirty Rooster Fuzz Pedal

    Stomp Under Foot has unveiled the Dirty Rooster, a new pedal inspired by the Jumbo Tonebender. Designed for both bass and guitar, the straight-ahead pedal has Volume, Sustain, and Tone controls for dialing in your sound. “The gain borders on smooth but leans a bit more to a gritty sound and it has a full... »

  • FuzzHugger FX Releases Bass Bloom Fuzz Pedal

    FuzzHugger FX Releases Bass Bloom Fuzz Pedal

    Fuzzhugger FX has released the Bass Bloom, a bass-oriented version of their Algal Bloom fuzz. The new adaptation accounts for bass lovers by adding more low-end response and a clean blend to retain their original tone. The Bass Bloom has five controls: Gain, Bloom, Starve, Fuzz Level, and Clean Level. The Bloom knob controls the... »