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Which joyo overdrive or distortion for this sound..

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by russpurdy, Mar 15, 2014.

  1. russpurdy


    Apr 16, 2013
    A friend isn't willing to commit financially to gear but he wants to buy a few joyo pedals for experimenting. He told me he likes the tone I get with my demon king and rat tails and also really likes the tone of overdriven orange amps. So what Joyo overdrive would fit this profile? Decent low mid and mid range presence, enough gain to palm mute well on a guitar, harmonically rich. Suggestions? I was thinking about having him try a British sound or one of those crunch box clones.
  2. noahw1

    noahw1 Supporting Member

    Jul 22, 2005
    Los Angeles, CA
    You should try posting this in the Joyo thread.
  3. noahw1

    noahw1 Supporting Member

    Jul 22, 2005
    Los Angeles, CA
    That bring said the demon king is based on the OCD fulltone pedal and so is the Joyo ultimate drive.
  4. gregmon79

    gregmon79 I did it for the muff... Supporting Member

    Dec 20, 2012
    Try the Ultimate Drive and the American.
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  6. mgalat


    Dec 5, 2011
    What he said. Two excellent pedals.

    If you don't like one of them...just sell it...for about 5 dollars less than what you paid for it.
  7. Wait for the Joyo Orange Juice - looks like it could be an Orange amp sim like the Tech21 Oxford!
  8. nshuman

    nshuman Supporting Member Commercial User

    Sep 4, 2012
    Montreal, Qc, Canada
    Partner - CCP Pedals
    The Orange Juice will be one of those neat tiny pedals with the cover that hides the knobs and LEDs.

    If they are bass friendly, those pedals will get a lot of notice here.

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