Stomping Ground: 30 of the Coolest New Stomp Boxes and Tried-and-True Favorites
Bogner Amplification Ecstasy Red
The Ecstasy Red pedal captures the Red Channel tone of Bogner’s legendary Ecstasy amplifier, famous for its incendiary higher-gain crunch and lead tones.
The Red pedal features interactive controls for gain and EQ, allowing it to deliver a wide range of expressive tones, from vintage overdrive to ripping modern high gain.
The Red pedal is ideal for aggressive playing styles and boasts the outrageous heavy tones for which Bogner amps are known.
LIST PRICE: $299.99 | BognerAmplification.com
Boss TE-2 Tera Echo
The TE-2 Tera Echo is Boss’s 100th compact pedal, and it’s the first to include Multi-Dimensional Processing, which analyzes audio signals and applies the ideal amount of processing. This allows for deep and spacious sounds that enhance guitar tones without overwhelming them. The TE-2 features a familiar control set and dynamic sensitivity for a wide range of inspiring sounds, and its freeze function allows it to hold the current sound while you solo over it or use it for unique effects.
LIST PRICE: $291.50 | BossUS.com
Ibanez ES2 Echo Shifter
Ibanez’s AD9 pedal is one of the best-loved analog delay pedals of all time. Now the company brings that same great sound to the ES2 Echo Shifter. Along with its golden-age-of-analog design, the ES2 analog “bucket-brigade” circuitry delivers warm sonic character in its delays and tap-tempo-on-the-fly tempo adjustment.
LIST PRICE: TBD | Ibanez.com