“Now every day can be Y2K”: Chase Bliss’s Lossy makes your guitar sound like a broken cellphone – and it might just be the lo-fi stompbox of your dreams

Chase Bliss Lossy
(Image credit: Chase Bliss)

Chase Bliss has teamed up with audio mastermind Goodhertz to release the Lossy – an updated, hardware version of the latter’s popular lo-fi plugin.

First put into development before the pandemic, the Lossy has one goal and one goal only: to warp and deconstruct your signal in such a way that it invokes the vibe and textures of late ‘90s and early ‘00s sounds.

Thank you for reading 5 articles this month**

Join now for unlimited access

US pricing $3.99 per month or $39.00 per year

UK pricing £2.99 per month or £29.00 per year 

Europe pricing €3.49 per month or €34.00 per year

*Read 5 free articles per month without a subscription

Join now for unlimited access

Prices from £2.99/$3.99/€3.49

Matt Owen
Senior Staff Writer, GuitarWorld.com

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.