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History of the Electro-Harmonic Big Muff Guitar Pedal

A guitar sound coming from Jimi Hendrix was the ultimate inspiration in creating the Big Muff. Hendrix was not able to extensively use this pedal since there were no available models produced yet during those times until the year 1971. The pedal that Hendrix used was the prototype Big Muff. Reports have shared that Hendrix was really impressed with how the prototype was made. […]

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MAXIMUM OVERDRIVE: Badass ’78 & Green Rhino

MXR Custom Badass ’78 Distortion roars with huge amp stack tones and old-school distortion. MXR took a classic distortion circuit and hot-rodded it to deliver over-the-top, soaring leads and rich, saturated rhythms. With only three knobs, dialing in a badass tone is a cinch. Engage the CRUNCH button to boost the harmonic content of the distortion. Under the hood, this high-performance machine features top-notch circuitry and hardware meant for a lifetime of use […]

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NAMM 2011: Dunlop Joe Bonamassa Fuzz Face JBF3

Dunlop Fuzz Face JBF3 pedal boasts a hand-wired circuitry built around matched NOS Russian military germanium transistors for their characteristic warmth and growl. The JBF3 also features classic grey Cliff jacks and Omeg pots all housed in a polished copper finish that will patina over time. […]