Which Distortion pedal?

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by Mattt1, Jan 31, 2013.

  1. SehlraC


    Sep 14, 2009
  2. rratajski

    rratajski Commercial User

    Jul 1, 2008
    Mount Laurel, NJ
    Bass? Amp? Cab? EQ settings?
  3. SehlraC


    Sep 14, 2009
    The Bass Muff is a pedal suited for bass, the Mesa is not as far as I understand. So you may lose too much bottom end with the Mesa, only way to know for sure is to try it out.

    You could always use a blender pedal to dial in your low end if you lose too much on the Mesa; the Muff has one built in.
  4. Musicman1901

    Musicman1901 Supporting Member

    Jun 1, 2012
    Rochester, NY
    Are these the only 2 options your looking at? what kind of sound are you after?
  5. sillyfabe

    sillyfabe keeping the low-end silly since '06

    Mar 13, 2009
    San Bernardino,CA
    If you are looking for an endless possibilities pedal I reccomend the WMD Geiger Counter....LOTS of tones there from crazy dirt, bit crushing, sample reducing, and has a tone bypass for even more aggresison. Can also be dialed back into overdrive territory.
  6. Dave W

    Dave W Supporting Member

    Mar 1, 2007
    White Plains
    Simple answer? No, not at all.