How pedals even work? Science! Part 1.

By |2018-05-11T05:23:06+00:00May 10th, 2018|Know your gear, news|

Over the years we’ve received emails from folks wanting a deeper explanation of how their pedals work. Some want an overview. Others want to get to the details and and nuances. As much as I enjoy the topic, I don’t always have the time. So you’ll be seeing more posts from us with explanations

Subdecay launches the Vector Preamp.

By |2018-05-04T18:42:56+00:00August 23rd, 2017|news|

Subdecay is proud to announce the new eleven channel Vector Preamp. The Oregon pedal maker merges their early roots of fuzz and overdrive with their current design ethos. The Vector uses digitally controlled analog gain stages and an internal tonestack to pack eleven channels of overdrive and fuzz into a stunningly compact pedal. The

Exploring the depths of the Starlight Flanger v2

By |2018-05-04T19:08:59+00:00June 9th, 2015|Demos, news|

The Starlight v2 does more than your typical flanger. In our first demo for the Starlight v2 we covered a lot of sonic territory, but there was little in the way of explanation. Hell, we didn't even show the pedal settings throughout the shoot or even say anything about it. That led to a a

Spring Theory: the beginning.

By |2016-11-05T22:19:15+00:00November 26th, 2012|news|

Since 2010 or so I'd been wanting expand our horizons. We had never made clones or pedals that were really supposed to emulate any kind of vintage gear. We had always tried to focus on being original first. Maybe to a fault at times. It is a challenge to market something without an easy frame

A little about us…

By |2016-11-05T22:19:15+00:00November 26th, 2012|news|

In 2009 we set out to take the old and make anew. That was my vision anyway. I wanted to take some of those old stand by effects we are all familiar with and expand. I left NAMM that year seeing the stompbox world  growing in sophistication and becoming much more competitive. Sure the original Prometheus which