Boss AC-3 Acoustic Simulator

  • 6.5
  • Positive: Useful for acoustic tones out of an electric.

Boss FBM-1 Fender '59 Bassman

  • 5.5
  • Positive: Fenders up a clean or solid state amp.
  • Negative: Useless with a dirty channel.

Boss GE-7 Equalizer (Late 80s)

  • 7.5
  • Positive: Has been in my chain for decades. Solid tone shaping & boost. Useful anywhere in the path
  • Negative: A little draining while off but not enough to stop me from using

Boss NS-2 Noise Suppressor

  • 5.5
  • Positive: Decent gate & very useful loop

Boss OC-3 Super Octave

  • 9.5
  • Positive: Very versatile & useful octave pedal. One of the only that can handle chords

Budda Budwah (Mid 90s pre-Peavy)

  • 7.5
  • Positive: Great dynamic range & built great, except....
  • Negative: Top rubber foot mat fell off within the 1st year of use

EarthQuaker Devices Organizer (V2)

  • 8
  • Positive: Great little synth with 2 octaves up & down.
  • Negative: Doesn't run on a battery & power supply not included nor was i told one was needed when I purchased

Electro-Harmonix Frequency Analyzer (90s large reissue)

  • 8
  • Positive: A mainstay in my chain for yrs. Easy to use & great sounding ring modulator.
  • Negative: Needs unique power supply that appears to be very difficult to find.

Heet Sound EBow (Plus)

  • 6.5

Joyo JF-17 Extreme Metal

  • 2.5
  • Negative: Noisy, cuts out & cheaply made

ModTone MT-BD Bohemian Overdrive

  • 6.5
  • Positive: AC30ish type OD that's quite tasty for the price

MXR M-103 Blue Box (Block early 80s)

  • 7
  • Positive: Wonderful low octave fuzz box. Sets the standard for this type of box. Built like a tank
  • Negative: Need a 9v battery. No ac in

Ninevolt Pedals Skateboarding Bear Metal Distortion

  • 9.5
  • Positive: High gain without the buzz & squeal of lesser designs. Holds together with complex chords. Perfect with gainy tube amps.

Sovtek/Electro-Harmonix Bass Balls (Mid 90s Black with blue print. Russian made)

    T. Jauernig Sweet POI Overdrive (2014)

    • 10
    • Positive: By far the best OD pedal I've played. Sweet OD that responds to picking & guitar volume like none other.

    TC Electronic Ditto Looper X4

    • 9.5
    • Positive: Ideal looper for live guitar players. So easy to use on the fly. Also great for home practice

    Tech 21 Double Drive

    • 9.5
    • Positive: Double distortion that emulates class a & a/b type tube distortion. Very flexible & like all Tech 21 gear built NYC tough

    Tech 21 SansAmp GT2

    • 9
    • Positive: Great analog amp modeler. Use in front of amp or directly in for a light weight gig option

    Voodoo Lab Pedal Power 2+

    • 10
    • Positive: 8 isolated with many types of connections. The sag option is great
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