Caroline Guitar Company unleashes “fuzztortion” fury with as the Crom: The Riddle of Steel officially joins its lineup

Caroline Guitar Company Crom pedal
(Image credit: Caroline Guitar Company)

Caroline Guitar Company has unveiled the Conan-inspired Crom distortion/fuzz pedal.

Described as a “BC184 Supa Tone Bender style” stompbox – just like the brand's Olympia pedal – the Crom notably strives for a more punchy response thanks to its tweed amp-style tone control, which interacts with the gain parameter for a less-scooped sound.

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Matt Owen
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Matt is a Senior Staff Writer, writing for Guitar World, Guitarist and Total Guitar. He has a Masters in the guitar, a degree in history, and has spent the last 16 years playing everything from blues and jazz to indie and pop. When he’s not combining his passion for writing and music during his day job, Matt records for a number of UK-based bands and songwriters as a session musician.