Posts From Tag: EarthQuaker Devices

First Annual EarthQuaker Day a Success

First Annual EarthQuaker Day a Success

AKRON, Ohio – Over 500 musicians and music fans converged upon EarthQuaker Devices headquarters in Akron, Ohio for the first annual EarthQuaker Day. The free, day-long customer appreciation event included product demonstrations, pedal clinics, workshop tours, live music, arts and crafts vendors, local business displays, a riff contest, EarthQuaker employee birthday celebrations, raffles and giveaways, …

EarthQuaker Devices to Publish Octo Skull Comic Book

EarthQuaker Devices Octo Skull Comic Book

AKRON, OHIO –Ohio-based effects pedal company EarthQuaker Devices launches EarthQuaker Comics with the release of Octo Skull, its first foray into the world of comic books on September 1st, 2016. Octo Skull is an epic fantasy adventure set in a magical and unforgiving universe with characters and locations inspired by the company’s colorful and inventive …

EarthQuaker Devices, LLC Throws Hat into #PitchLeBronContest Ring

EarthQuaker Devices #PitchLeBronContest

AKRON, Ohio – Northeast Ohio based mom-and-pop, brick-and-mortar special effects pedal manufacturer EarthQuaker Devices announced its entry early Wednesday morning into the PitchLeBronContest as advertised by CNBC and Cleveland Hustles. Situated in the bustling downtown of LeBron’s hometown of Akron, Ohio, this manufacturer of musical effects devices has grown from a basement dwelling one-man operation …

EarthQuaker Devices Bellows

EarthQuaker Devices Bellows Fuzzdriver

Fuzzdriver The Bellows is a back-to-basics, transistor-based dirt device. This two-knob wonder has a whole lot of character for such a simple, unassuming pedal. It straddles the line between amp-like grit and fuzzy saturation to create a remarkably vintage, tweed-type tone. Similar to the volume control of a “non master” amp, the Drive determines how …

EarthQuaker Devices Bows

EarthQuaker Devices Bows Germanium Preamp Booster

Germanium Preamp Booster The Bows is a Germanium preamp designed around a rare NOS OC139 black glass transistor. For being a little one-knobber the Bows wears many hats. Right out of the box it’s got several tone shaping abilities spread between two modes: Full and Treble. Full mode is warm with a lot of body …

EarthQuaker Devices Spires

EarthQuaker Devices Spires Fuzz Doubler

Fuzz Doubler The Spires was born from my need to have my big old Rosac Nu Fuzz and our now discontinued Dream Crusher on my pedalboard without taking up all the space. The green channel features a cranked fuzz inspired by the Rosac Electronic Nu-Fuzz, which, for all the unacquainted fuzz seekers, was released in …

EarthQuaker Devices Night Wire

EarthQuaker Devices Night Wire Dynamic Harmonic Tremolo

Dynamic Harmonic Tremolo The Night Wire is a feature-rich harmonic tremolo. What is harmonic tremolo? In short, the signal is split into high pass and low pass filters, then modulated with an LFO that is split 180 degrees. The Night Wire takes the traditional harmonic tremolo a few steps further by allowing the center point …