Dusky Electronics cooks up the Toasted – an “amp-like” overdrive pedal with a pair of MOSFET gain stages

Dusky Electronics Toasted pedal
(Image credit: Dusky Electronics)

Durham, NC pedal-builder Dusky Electronics has debuted the Toasted pedal, a refinement of its Toasted Drive which packages a Class A circuit and two MOSFET gain stages into a stompbox format.

Dusky is promising the new and improved Toasted does “everything its ancestor could do, just better.” We certainly rate the new paint job but the most interesting elements remain under the hood. 

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Matt Parker
Features Editor, GuitarWorld.com

Matt is Features Editor for GuitarWorld.com. Before that he spent 10 years as a freelance music journalist, interviewing artists for the likes of Total Guitar, Guitarist, Guitar World, MusicRadar, NME.com, DJ Mag and Electronic Sound. In 2020, he launched CreativeMoney.co.uk, which aims to share the ideas that make creative lifestyles more sustainable. He plays guitar, but should not be allowed near your delay pedals.