REAL Tube Overdrive 901 by B.K. Butler Review

 A favourite of Billy Gibbons, the Real Tube “901” seems to be the lesser known (and less sought after) brother to the classic Tube Driver used by both David Gilmour and Eric Johnson.  With the addition of the Mid control and unique enclosure you would think it would be the preferred version, but that doesn’t seem to be the case, and that makes this pedal a hidden gem in the world of tone unknown.

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Skreddy Major Review

Straying from his usual hand-wired format of boutique pedals, Marc Alhfs of Skreddy Pedals offers up something fresh and more-cost effective to his followers with the introduction of three New Pedals. Of this series we are looking at the Major Overdrive. Continue reading “Skreddy Major Review”

EarthQuaker Devices EQD Tentacle Review For Bass

Tentacle


A “spin-off” effect from the Hoof Reaper pedal, the Tentacle delivers the same biting yet smooth Octave Effect without the previous pedals distortion circuit, making it exceptionally suited for use with the Bass. At a quick glance this sparse design is possibly a bit deceptive, but give it a thorough run and you will be gripped by the Tentacle! Continue reading “EarthQuaker Devices EQD Tentacle Review For Bass”

Fulltone 2B Review

 

A boost with a built in limiter that…ummmm…limits its boost?  Yep, leave it to Mike Fuller to come up with something as wacky (and frankly, as useful) as that.  Even with only two controls, this problem solving pedal offers a surprisingly large amount of tones. Continue reading “Fulltone 2B Review”