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The ultimate stacking preamp, vintage drive, booster, distortion, and much more
a transistor based overdrive for that ’70s recorded tone
From Rangemaster boost to vintage plexi overdrive.
a low to medium-high gain drive with distortion-like capabilities
All the great tone of the big boy Palisades overdrive but with a simplified interface and a smaller footprint
From a slight sparkle to a nice, warm light OD.
the hydra-headed dragon of handmade fuzzboxes, boosts & overdrives
A versatile 2-in-1 Overdrive & Boost w/ switchable order
inspired by William Basinski’s The Disintegration Loops
When I picked this up in 1999 I had already utilized a few different fuzzes and distortions. But I needed something that bridged the gap from the amp’s base tone and the giant gain/volume assault of the Rat and the […]
Ranging from warm overdrive to saturated fuzz
A ’70s amp in a box. Voiced on multiple vintage amplifiers, such as a 1972 ‘Pics Only’ Orange.
medium-gain device with the harmonic fullness and grind of a higher-gain pedal
Low gain overdrive handmade in Boston
generating predominantly even-order harmonic distortion, you will notice amazing clarity even with extreme settings.
The true heir to the Klon Centaur
12 ways to clip (distort/provide overdrive) your instrument or re-clip any effect that comes before it.
Envelope controlled overdrive
limited edition of a refined, yet raunchy overdrive
a refined, yet raunchy overdrive
Organic sounding breakup that allows tweaking and shaping to boost your original tone
an all discrete, FET based dirt machine
the smoothest, warmest, most transparent overdrive ever
A Medium Gain that stacks very well with almost any pedal
a unique approach to
classic tube-like overdrive offering 3 different clipping voices, loads of headroom and almost three-dimensional clarity
Hand wired overdrive from Boston based builder/Blue Man Group shredder
a simple, all discrete dirt enhancement device
An ultra flexible dirt machine.
natural sounding low to medium gain drive w/ interesting pre/post gain eq
creates a warm yet powerful interactive tone like a hard-working tube-amp
A touch sensitive translucent overdrive as hot as a damn fine cup of coffee.
a vintage-styled overdrive (like the DOD 250 or MXR Distortion+)
We are back from Summer NAMM and we’ve got lots of new gear making it’s way to SBS HQ. First up are Alabama’s Yellowcake Pedals. Makers of fine drives & filter effects. Detailed product pages coming soon!