The hottest trend in distortion pedals this season seems to be scuzz – hip guitar-slingers can’t get enough of the spitty, spluttery, scratchy sound...
We’ve seen rackmount studio compressors with fewer controls than this little pedal from Romanian maker Becos. Can it possibly sound as ‘pro’ as it looks?
Another vintage brand is back from the dead – but these boutique-style stompboxes have little in common with the Teisco guitars of the 1960s.
A versatile, hybrid fuzz with active EQ and some angry tones that go way beyond the retro stylings. Could this be the one fuzz to rule them all?
This reissue of a short-lived 80s pedal brings reverse-tape wooziness and fuzz mayhem to your repertoire.
This new sonic mind-bender offers plenty of potential power. Just remember to play one note at a time!
Strymon is a market leader in analogue-inspired digital effects, so any new launch is big news. Time to dive into a retro echo chamber with the Volante Magnetic Echo Machine.
A new hand-wired take on modulation from Finland’s finest. We ponder the dualities…
An oceanic analogue chorus from a UK brand renowned for its boutique excellence. Time to get salty…
From tasteful to tripped out, boutique pedal supermos Walrus Audio’s latest, the Fathom, has your oceanic reverb needs covered – get in the sea.