17 Sep · The new MXR Super Badass Dynamic OD offers guitarists MOSFET overdrive tones and could be an alternative for the popular Fulltone OCD pedal
MXR - News and Rumours
You want all the latest news, rumours and everything else there’s to know about MXR? We're happy to oblige: On this page you’ll find everything at a glance – and it’s always up to date!
10 Sep · Could "The Death of Boutique Pedals" be on the horizon? Have global situations made it near impossible for small builders to make a profit?
02 Sep · MXR Custom Shop Duke of Tone has been leaked accidentally by a US dealer. Looks to be a collaboration with Analogman based on their famous overdrive
27 Aug · Explore the world of Muse, one of the most gear-centric bands ever. We check out some of their gear choices from studio and stage.
07 Jun · This week on Guitar Gear Gems we round up some of the NAMM 2022 releases, including relic decals, a new MXR Jack White pedal and more.
03 Jun · The Sex Pistols guitar tone is back again on your TV with the new Danny Boyle film "Pistol". Join us as we analyse Steve Jones' guitar rig and style!
05 Jan · The MXR M306 Poly Blue Octave pedal takes the classic Blue Box and adds way more control and functionality, making this little blue pedal no fool.
26 Dec 2021 · What a great year for effect pedals! Here's our list of the 10 Best Effect pedals of 2021, with an array of stompboxes that should be on your radar.
02 Dec 2021 · Tom Morello's new signature pedal, the MXR Power 50 Overdrive, is based on his '90s guitar rig and comes with a built-in effects loop.
01 Oct 2021 · With its new Deep Phase pedal, MXR has added an extra knob to its classic phaser pedal formula, and an extra switch to go deeper!
28 May 2021 · Time to heat up your guitar tone! We present the five best overdrive pedals, including classics by Ibanez, Boss and a certain Bill Finnegan.
22 May 2021 · What gear did legendary Guns N' Roses guitarist Slash use to get his famous guitar tone? We go on a journey into the sound of rock 'n' roll!
02 Mar 2021 · The new MXR Eric Gales signature Raw Dawg overdrive pedal has started appearing on dealer sites - this hound should sound pretty sweet.
02 Oct 2020 · The new MXR M305 Tremolo has six waveforms to choose from, can run in stereo, and has a hidden secret mode. This could easily be the only tremolo pedal you'll ever need!
16 Sep 2020 · The new MXR FOD Drive lets you stack two distinctly different guitar amp circuits together, and then blend between them, allowing you to create your own unique overdrive tones.
16 Jan 2020 · Dunlop and MXR have two new effects pedals the Crybaby Q Zone Fixed Wah for players who don't get on with wah pedals and the Thump Bass Preamp, a preamp based on the classic Echoplex circuit.
11 Jan 2020 · MXR to reissue Paul Cochrane's Timmy as a mini pedal in 2020! While it'll probably have the cork sniffers of the pedal world up in arms, it could be one of the best budget drives of the year.
02 Oct 2019 · MXR's new limited edition Brown Acid Fuzz pedal is a 70s UK-style silicon fuzz circuit with a retro style graphic. Could this be the ideal pedal for Sabbath-esque tones?
05 Sep 2019 · Compact but pretty robust looking, the new Clone Looper by MXR packs in a total of six minutes of recording time, unlimited overdubs and variable loop speeds.
24 Jul 2019 · Green Day's album "Dookie" is 25 years old this year - and MXR has just released a video of Billie Joe Armstrong demoing the new signature "Dookie Drive" pedal.
28 Apr 2019 · Designed by Shin Suzuki, the MXR Raijin Drive has two circuits (one drive and one distortion) inspired by two legendary pedals. But which ones? A clue: One pedal was green, the other orange...
15 Apr 2019 · The new MXR Carbon Copy Mini was teased on the Jim Dunlop site and includes the Regular and Bright versions of there full sized Carbon Copy - all in one smaller, even more compact pedal.
23 Jan 2019 · · Dunlop owns MXR and Way Huge, so apart from the news of the new Green Day Billie Joe Armstrong signature MXR Dookie drive pedal the other day, we now have a plethora of new pedals to check out
22 Jan 2019 · Has Green Day frontman Billy Joe Armstrong just let the cat out of the bag? We're pretty sure he has and it looks like MXR is going to show a Dookie drive pedal at NAMM next week!