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Best of 2023: The Top 10 Reader Favorite Bass Pedals & Effects

Best of 2023: The Top 10 Reader Favorite Bass Pedals & Effects

Over the course of 2023, we shared over 50 new pedals and effects. Here are the top 10 reader favorites for the year.

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Summer School Electronics Introduces the Half Day Compressor Pedal

Summer School Electronics Introduces the Half Day Compressor Pedal

Summer School Electronics has added a new pedal to their lineup with the Half Day Compressor, which the company describes as a Ross-style compressor with modern amenities.

Jad Freer Announces CAPO Tim Lefebvre Edition Preamp

Jad Freer Announces CAPO Tim Lefebvre Edition Preamp

Bass great Tim Lefebvre was the very first player to use the Jad Freer CAPO preamp and owns serial #001. Now the company has collaborated with him to create a signature edition of the pedal.

Flower Pedals Introduces the Lupine Fuzz Pedal

Flower Pedals Introduces the Lupine Fuzz Pedal

Flower Pedals has unveiled the Lupine Fuzz, which combines an analog octave up with a JFET fuzz into one compact pedal.

Two Notes Unveils the Opus Amp Simulator

Two Notes Unveils the Opus Amp Simulator

Two Notes has announced the Opus Amp Simulator, a pedalboard-friendly unit that features preamp and poweramp tube-stage modeling for tone on the go.

Walrus Audio Adds Tuner Pedal to Canvas Lineup

Walrus Audio Adds Tuner Pedal to Canvas Lineup

Walrus Audio has expanded their Canvas line of utility pedals to include the Canvas Tuner. Housed in a thick aluminum enclosure, the new unit has a bright 2.8-inch TFTLCD display for visibility in nearly any stage lighting.

Earthquaker Devices Releases the Zoar Pedal

Earthquaker Devices Releases the Zoar Pedal

Earthquaker Devices has unveiled the Zoar, a new distortion pedal that they say creates a “customizable hi-fi and modern-sounding distortion, but with the ghosts of old-school circuitry.”

Hologram Effects Announces the Chroma Console Pedal

Hologram Effects Announces the Chroma Console Pedal

Hologram Electronics has expanded its pedal lineup with the Chroma Console. The versatile multi-effect unit takes its cues from vintage technology and combines it with a new variety of sounds.

Pigtronix Introduces the 2NR Chromatic Pedal Tuner

Pigtronix Introduces the 2NR Chromatic Pedal Tuner

Pigtronix has introduced a new pedal tuner cleverly called the 2NR Chromatic Tuner. The company calls it a “no-nonsense, high-precision” tuner for guitar and bass.

TWA Announces the Octoverdrive Pedal

TWA Announces the Octoverdrive Pedal

TWA is getting in the spirit of Halloween with their latest pedal, the Octoverdrive Overdrive. Suited for bass or guitar, the has a dual channel setup that utilizes “undead” components.

Ashdown Engineering Revamps the Triple Shot Drive Pedal

Ashdown Engineering Revamps the Triple Shot Drive Pedal

Ashdown has revamped the Triple Shot for 2023. Originally introduced in 2019, the super high-gain bass overdrive pedal now sports a new layout featuring the company’s signature VU meter.

Ashdown Introduces the Pro-DI Pedal

Ashdown Introduces the Pro-DI Pedal

Ashdown has been rolling out loads of new bass gear this summer, and they’re not done. They’ve just unveiled the Ashdown Pro DI pedal, which they say was designed to meet the needs of the “new” touring bass player.