TECH TIPS: Compressors, Always First in the Chain?

Compressors, Always First in the Chain? By John Dines – OE Product Manager   Pedalboard signal chain order. That old chestnut. If you’ve spent any time reading and worrying about what order to place your pedals in, you’ll know that there is a certain amount of “accepted” wisdom on the subject. There is very much…

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TECH TIPS: Understanding Compressors

Understanding Compressors By John Dines – OE Product Manager   As you’re reading this article, you’ll hopefully already know a little bit about the company. Specifically how we started out in 2012 with the Cali76 compressor pedal – a guitarist-friendly unit that emulated all that’s great about the UREI 1176 studio compressor, in a larger-than-average…

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Guitarist Magazine – RD Compact Hot Rod Review

A massive thank you to Guitarist Magazine for their review of the RD Compact Hot Rod in their July 2021 issue. Receiving a Guitarist Choice award and a 9/10 rating, we’re thrilled to be featured in this latest issue! “The existing RevivalDRIVE’s are great pedals, but if you yearn for something a little hotter, this…

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OE Artist: Emily Wolfe

Emily Wolfe is an American rock and roll musician based out of Austin, TX. Channeling a complexity of feeling and obliterating the boundaries between rock-and-roll and modern pop, Wolfe has been acclaimed by NPR, MTV, and The Wall Street Journal as a rising star. We caught up with Emily to talk about how she’s been…

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OE Artist: Nick Johnston plays the RD Compact Hot Rod!

Legendary guitarist Nick Johnston checks out the RD Compact Hot Rod in the studio, finding new tones for a new record. It’s great to welcome Nick to the OE Artist roster! Check out the video here:   Follow Nick Johnston on social media: https://www.instagram.com/nickjohnstonmusic

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OE Artist: Johnny Hiland checks out the RevivalTREM Bias Tremolo!

Thank you to Origin Effects artist and long-time Cali76 fan, Johnny Hiland, for this demonstration of the RevivalTREM Bias Tremolo! “The Origin Effects RevivalTREM is an amazing throwback in killer brown Fender Deluxe tube breakup overdriven tone with that delicious biased tremolo added as well. This pedal is like a main course meal with flavours that…

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Origin Effects Artist: Adam Prendergast

It’s a pleasure to welcome bass player Adam Prendergast on board as an Origin Effects artist! We caught up with Adam who’s currently playing bass for Harry Styles’ band. Which Origin Effects pedals do you have? I have both the Cali76 Compact Bass & Cali76 TX-L. Tell us about your experience using these pedals?  I…

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