Even owners of the V2 version will want to check out the new updated Earthquaker Devices Afterneath V3, because it comes with an EXP input with 9 different modes for the drag parameters.
Friedman has revealed the new Small Box in a pedal, based on the 50-watt amp of the same name format he boutique USA company. This pedal looks like it will be full of classic rock tones.
This year Thorpy FX recreates two highly sought after '90s Lovetone boutique pedals, with his new Field Marshal and Bunker effects. Hand built in the UK this brand just keeps getting better
Electrosmith's Daisy is a development platform for audio applications. It's like an Arduino but designed for audio use. You can run it on a breadboard or in their Euro, pedal and synth test platforms.
Fender has two new pedals called the Treadlite Wah and Volume/Expression. Each one has a bit of a '70s retro vibe to it with the wooden panels, but has modern day features for working musicians.
The new AmpX from the German amp manufacturer Thomas Blug is in the tradition of its Amp1 - but has really interesting features that make the amp even more useful and versatile
An independent JFET drive from the collaboration with the legendary Howard Davis (Deluxe Memory Man): the Beetronics Fatbee Overdrive. Sweet and thick like honey.
Two new pedals from Catalinbread one is the new Epoch Boost based on the classic Echoplex EP-3 preamp, the other a new fuzz/EQ pedal called the Giygas.
The input section of the AXE I/O interfaces in two new hardware devices: Z-TONE Buffer Boost and Z-TONE DI from IK Multimedia
Laney announces a new 212 FRFR speaker for your modeller, MiniStacks for practicing and a versatile new Black Country Customs chorus pedal called the Spiral Array.
Possibly the weirdest pedal at Winter NAMM is the Rainger FX Mini Bar. A pedal that requires the user to add liquid into a plastic container to get your liquid analysed drive tone!
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.
The new Victory V4 Duchess comes with a 180-watt Class D power section and features onboard reverb and tremolo effects. Designed by amp guru Martin Kidd it is full of British flavour
New Orange amp, the Terror Stamp. Tube preamplifier, 20 watts in effect pedal format, Class AB power amplifier and a volume footswitch all in a neat compact foot pedal format.
RedBeard Effects, run by Skindred’s Mikey Demus, has its second pedal called the Honey Badger, a thick-skinned and aggressive octave fuzz named after a massive aggressive badger! Nice.
The new Maxon Apex808 overdrive took three years to develop and was created by Tube Screamer creator Susumu Tamura. Could this then be the Ultimate Tube Screamer pedal?