This year’s NAMM show was packed with exciting announcements about the effects pedals due to drop in 2012. Here we’ve gathered up a small selection of our most-anticipated stompboxes and multi-fx units.
MXR Custom Badass Modified OD
MSRP: unconfirmed, but European MSRP is €159 (approx. £133)
“A classic overdrive circuit with modern modifications for improved performance and versatility. Experience overdrive nirvana courtesy of the MXR Custom Badass team.”
The same team behind last year’s successful MXR Custom Badass ’78 Distortion turn their attention to overdrive pedals, adding a 100HZ filter control – designed to help retain the bottom-end when boosting the mids in your tone.
Essential tech specs:
Overdrive pedal with 100HZ frequency boost, ‘BUMP’ switch for low and mid-range boost and 9v power.
MXR Custom Badass Modified OD video demo