Electro-Harmonix Hot Wax Multi-Overdrive

Electro-Harmonix Hot Wax Multi-OverdriveElectro-Harmonix Hot Wax Multi-Overdrive

The Electro-Harmonix Hot Wax Multi-Overdrive is a combination of two other pedals that the company created, and it is also one of the few that is designed to sound good on bass guitar as well as electric guitar. The right side of the pedal is the Crayon, which is a full range overdrive, different than most overdrives that emphasize the mids. Continue reading “Electro-Harmonix Hot Wax Multi-Overdrive”

Pigtronix Fat Drive

Pigtronix Fat DrivePigtronix Fat Drive

The Pigtronix Fat Drive pedal is designed to have a tube-like overdrive. It creates a modern, 100% analogue style overdrive by using multiple gain stages that round and compress a signal in each stage as it begins to clip. This more closely resembles the way that tubes operate, giving this pedal a more tube-like sound. The Tone Control is a variable low pass filter, and turning it all the way clockwise removes it from the circuit completely, leaving uncolored, pure tone. Continue reading “Pigtronix Fat Drive”

Fulltone OCD Obsessive Compulsive Drive Overdrive

Fulltone OCD Obsessive Compulsive Drive OverdriveFulltone OCD Obsessive Compulsive Drive Overdrive

The Fulltone OCD Obsessive Compulsive Drive Overdrive is a new version of a classic pedal. It’s designed to have all of the great tones of the first version, but with a few modern updates. The Fullton OCD has been created to give guitar players a tube-like sound in a pedal format. Three rotary knobs control the unit: Volume, Drive, and Tone. With these controls it is possible to get a wide range of tones and overdrive levels. Continue reading “Fulltone OCD Obsessive Compulsive Drive Overdrive”

Seymour Duncan ST59-1 Little 59

Seymour Duncan ST59-1 Little 59Seymour Duncan ST59-1 Little 59

The Seymour Duncan ST59-1 Little 59 is another mini-humbucker designed to deliver more of a Rock tone from your Tele. It features two coils side by side and uses a ceramic magnet for high output and a brighter high end. Designed with Gibson’s first humbucker in mind, the Little 59 is meant to have that PAF (Patent Applied For) sound, while still retaining some of the Tele twang. Continue reading “Seymour Duncan ST59-1 Little 59”

Seymour Duncan Hot Lead Stack Tele Bridge

Seymour Duncan Hot Lead Stack Tele BridgeSeymour Duncan Hot Lead Stack Telecaster Bridge Pickup

The Seymour Duncan Hot Lead Stack Tele Bridge Pickup is a stacked humbucker, designed with Heavy Rock in mind. There are two over-wound coils stacked on top of each other around a bar magnet, creating a humbucker pickup that is the same size as a single coil. This leads to silent operation, which is essential in Modern Rock’s extremely high gain amplifiers. Continue reading “Seymour Duncan Hot Lead Stack Tele Bridge”

DiMarzio DP318 Super Distortion T Tele

DiMarzio DP318 Super Distortion T TeleDiMarzio DP318 Super Distortion T Tele Pickup

The DiMarzio DP318 Super Distortion T Tele is designed to offer the same performance as the famous Super Distortion in a humbucking Tele bridge direct replacement pickup. The Super Distortion T Tele is a mini-humbucker designed to fit into the Telecaster’s single coil bridge position, its coils creating a silent pickup with thicker and warmer lows. Continue reading “DiMarzio DP318 Super Distortion T Tele”