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  • The Top Overdrive Pedals for Electric Guitar
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    The Top Overdrive Pedals for Electric Guitar - The Best Overdrive Pedals for Electric Guitar

    07/27/16

    The overdrive pedal is one of the most timeless and classic effects for electric guitar, and finding the overdrive of your dreams can be a lifelong endeavor. They have become a true cult object and manufacturers have seized the opportunity to expand the offering exponentially throughout the years. Given the saturation of the market, it's not easy …

  • Review of the Boss OD-1X OverDrive
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    Review of the Boss OD-1X OverDrive - An Overdrive Pedal with a New Look and Feel

    06/17/14

    The Boss OD-1X OverDrive was one of two new stompboxes the company announced at NAMM 2014 (the DS-1X Distortion was the other). It features the company’s recently developed Multi-Dimensional Processing (MDP) technology and promises a superior playing experience to analog pedals. Does it deliver?

  • Wampler The Paisley Drive Review
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    Wampler The Paisley Drive Review - This Is Country Music

    09/09/12

    The market of guitar stompboxes is quite saturated — competition is hard, manufacturers fight against each other with new controls and serial numbers. While I was reviewing a Blues 3000, I got the features of my next mission: handcrafted, overdrive, versatility. When I saw these three words together, I jumped into my mustang and headed out west.

  • SolidGoldFX Stompbox Review
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    SolidGoldFX Stompbox Review - The Quebec Effect

    05/11/10

    If you are interested in guitar stompboxes, you must choose between two different worlds: you've got the mass-produced effect pedals that use more or less average-quality components for cost savings reasons, and you have boutique stompboxes produced in small quantities, using selected components, and hand-crafted by guitar FX enthusiasts. SolidGol…