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  • Source Audio Releases Compact Programmable EQ Pedal

    Source Audio Releases Compact Programmable EQ Pedal

    Source Audio has added to their line of bass pedals with the release of the Programmable EQ Pedal, a compact, cast aluminum stompbox offering hands-free access to four unique and user-programmed EQ settings. The Programmable EQ offers +/-18db of range across seven frequency bands with an additional frequency band at 62Hz, which is accessible with... »

  • Fuzzrocious Pedals Releases the Terrordactyl

    Fuzzrocious Pedals Releases the Terrordactyl

    Fuzzrocious Pedals has released the Terrordactyl, a fuzz that feeds into an envelope filter all in one stompbox. The pedal’s three controls include volume, envelope level, and envelope range. For further control, they included an expression pedal output to adjust the envelope’s range on the fly. The Terrordactyl features true bypass and is powered by... »

  • 3Leaf Audio Releases PWNZOR Optical Compressor Pedal

    3Leaf Audio Releases PWNZOR Optical Compressor Pedal

    3Leaf Audio has released the PWNZOR Optical Compressor, a new high-fidelity design that also nods to classic compressors with a Vintage switch. The pedal’s internal charge pump circuitry turns power from a standard 9-volt supply into 18-volts to provide more clean headroom. 3Leaf also included their new relay bypass system for clickless switching, which automatically... »

  • Maxon Introduces RTC600 Real Tube Compressor Pedal

    Maxon Introduces RTC600 Real Tube Compressor Pedal

    Maxon has updated their Real Tube series with the introduction of the RTC600 Real Tube Compressor. The new device will replace the company’s RCP660 model. The RTC600 offers improvements in design and audio quality while remaining true to the former’s spirit. Housed in cast zinc, the RTC600 is a studio grade tube compressor preamp built... »

  • Empress Effects Introduces Compressor Pedal

    Empress Effects Introduces Compressor Pedal

    Empress Effects has released a new analog compressor pedal, which brings the stompbox closer to studio gear status through the addition of more controls. Designed for both bass and guitar, the Empress Compressor also strays from 3-knob compressors by being “truly transparent.” The pedal’s controls include those found on a pro compressor: Attack, Release and... »

  • Pigtronix Releases Class A Boost Pedal

    Pigtronix Releases Class A Boost Pedal

    Pigtronix has released the Class A Boost, designed to fatten any signal, from instruments to line level devices. The pedal includes discreet transistor topology to boost signals up to 20db without clipping. A flat frequency response from 20Hz to 20kHz ensures your bass’s sound is preserved. The company explains that the pedal’s design allows for... »

  • Heavy Electronics Releases El Oso Bass Distortion

    Heavy Electronics Releases El Oso Bass Distortion

    Heavy Electronics has released a new bass distortion pedal named El Oso, which translates to “the bear.” The pedal is built for heavy tone and simplicity with only three intuitive knobs: Level, Mix, and Gain. El Oso’s distortion is blended with your dry signal via the Mix knob, which gives 100% dry or 100% distorted... »

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  • Gear Review: The Basswitch IQ DI

    Gear Review: The Basswitch IQ DI

    Ruppert Musical Instruments dubs their Basswitch IQ DI the “Swiss Army Knife for Bass Players”, and I have to agree. The device is just now available in the U.S. The device indeed is many things in one: A/B box: Allows you to have to instruments plugged in for fast switching on stage Clean Boost: Engage... »

  • NSP Releases BreakOut Stomp Pedal

    NSP Releases BreakOut Stomp Pedal

    New Signal Process has released the BreakOut Stomp, a new pedal designed for bassists and guitarists to interface iOS devices with their rig. Housed in a die cast aluminum chassis, the Stomp comes with a hand made 12-foot pro audio Mogami detachable cable so you can put your iPod or iPad in a safe and... »

  • Digitech Announces Whammy DT Pedal

    Digitech Announces Whammy DT Pedal

    Digitech has unveiled a new pedal in their Whammy series, dubbed the DT. The Whammy DT builds on its predecessors by including true bypass and a drop tuning feature that allows you to change your tuning by 7 half-steps or an octave – up or down – without changing your bass. The drop tuning interface... »