Fender Releases Competition Series Effects Pedals -
Fender hasannounced a new range of Competition series pedals, abrand new line of effects pedals designed and built to provideinspirational tones in a reliable package at an astoundingvalue.
The Fender Distortion pedal drives tube orsolid-state amps into thick distortion and singing sustain, evokingthe edgy hard-rock tones of the '70s and '80s. Great with manydifferent amplifiers, it's responsive enough that a guitar's volumecontrol can be adjusted to the exact amount of distortion desired,from aggressive crunch to full-on saturation. It can be used tocreate a distorted tone or as a boost for higher-gain rhythm andsolo tones.
The Fender Drive pedal creates a warmoverdrive reminiscent of classic '60s and '70s rock and bluestones. It can be used to push tube or solid-state amps, creatingharmonically rich crunch and sustain. With an old-school designthat matches its vintage warmth, it makes an ideal choice for themusician looking for rich, harmonic overdriven tone.
The Fender Delay pedal creates richlyresonating echo effects from short slap-back rockabilly sounds tolonger repeating echo perfect for huge, soaring guitar solos (it'sgreat for other electronic instruments too, such as keyboards).Dedicated delay time, feedback and level controls give you completecommand of your sound's spatial characteristics. Operates in monoor with stereo outputs for two-amplifier setups.
The Fender Chorus pedal will remindguitarists just how cool and indispensable the lushly spatialeffect can be. Add sparkle to clean open chords, to animatestrummed passages and to thicken distorted power chords. Get justthe right amount of chorus desired, cleanly and quietly. Operatesin mono or with stereo outputs for vibrantly huge sound whilecreating wide, sweeping modulation effects or shimmering 12-stringsounds (see above image).
For more information, go to www.fender.com.