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Arkham Sound Introduces The Oracle Tube Preamp Pedal

Arkham Sound Introduces The Oracle Tube Preamp Pedal

Arkham Sound has expanded its line of preamps with the Oracle, a tube-driven preamp centered around their full EQ. That includes a James Tonestack with gain, treble, and bass controls as well as a range knob that sweep’s the tonestacks midpoint.

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BecosFX Announces the CompIQ Twain Pro Compressor Pedal

BecosFX Announces the CompIQ Twain Pro Compressor Pedal

After releasing the Stella last year, BecosFX has expanded their lineup of compressor pedals with the CompIQ Twain. The unit is a dual-band/stacked compressor and limiter that the company says forges a new path in the realm of compressors.

Source Audio Unveils the EQ2 Programmable Equalizer Pedal

Source Audio Unveils the EQ2 Programmable Equalizer Pedal

Source Audio has expanded its highly tweakable line of effects pedals with the EQ2 Programmable Equalizer. Debuted at the Winter NAMM Show, the pedal is the second generation of their popular equalizer pedal.

Redbeard Effects Announces the Honey Badger Octave Fuzz Pedal

Redbeard Effects Announces the Honey Badger Octave Fuzz Pedal

Redbeard Effects has introduced a new octave fuzz pedal called the Honey Badger. Designed for bass, guitar, or “anything you plug into it,” the pedal is described as “oozing gobs of glitchy, monophonic goodness.”

Seamoon FX Resurrects the Seamoon Funk Machine Pedal

Seamoon FX Resurrects the Seamoon Funk Machine Pedal

The vintage Seamoon Funk Machine has been reborn through a new company called Seamoon FX founded by session ace Neil Jason. The new pedal was the passion project for Jason, who used the original on many records.

Death By Audio Announces the ROOMS Stereo Reverberator

Death By Audio Announces the ROOMS Stereo Reverberator

Death By Audio revealed their latest creation at Winter NAMM with the ROOMS Stereo Reverberator. The pedal offers six reverb algorithms (Room, Digital, Peak, Wave, Gate, and Gong) to offer a wide variety of soundscapes.

Neural DSP Announces the Quad Cortex Floor Modeler

Neural DSP Announces the Quad Cortex Floor Modeler

Neural DSP has so far released several plugins for modeling software. The company, founded by Douglas Castro of Darkglass, has now unleashed its first piece of hardware. The Quad Cortex is a unit they call the “most powerful floor modeler on the planet.”

Tech 21 Introduces the Geddy Lee DI-2112 Pedal

Tech 21 Introduces the Geddy Lee DI-2112 Pedal

Building on their line of Geddy Lee signature models, Tech 21 unveiled the Sansamp DI-2112 at the 2020 Winter NAMM Show. The pedal combines features from GED-2112 rackmount and the SanAmp YYZ.

TWA Introduces Microchasm Octave Box and the Wahxidizer Envelope-Controlled Fuzz Pedals

TWA Introduces Microchasm Octave Box and the Wahxidizer Envelope-Controlled Fuzz Pedals

Godlyke, Inc. was at the 2020 Winter NAMM Show to display two new pedals from Totally Wycked Audio (TWA): the Microchasm Octave Box and the Wahxidizer envelope-controlled fuzz. Each pedal is suitable for both bass and guitar.

Aguilar Amplification Unveils Limited Edition Silver Anniversary Pedals

Aguilar Amplification Unveils Limited Edition Silver Anniversary Pedals

Aguilar Amplification is celebrating their 25th anniversary with a limited edition run of their pedal lineup. The Silver Anniversary pedals come finished in the company’s silver and black color scheme with a special decal and commemorative package.

Aguilar Amplification Introduces the DB 925 Bass Preamp Pedal

Aguilar Amplification Introduces the DB 925 Bass Preamp Pedal

Aguilar Amplification has introduced its first micro pedal with the DB 925 Bass Preamp. Inspired by their DB 924, the new unit is al all-FET preamp with bass and treble boost controls.

MXR Unveils the Thump Bass Preamp Pedal

MXR Unveils the Thump Bass Preamp Pedal

MXR unveiled the Thump bass preamp at this year’s Winter NAMM Show. Based on the Echoplex preamp, the compact green pedal features a three-band EQ with a mid-frequency knob.