Here are our recommendations for the best guitar pedals for classic rock.
The distortions and fuzzes below capture the essence of classic rock, with plenty of gain but not so much as to creep into modern rock or metal territory.
Delay and reverbs should be added to the effects loop of your amp for perfect clarity, although you can get interesting effects running them into the front end.
Reverbs can add a sense of space to your sound, like dialling in how big the room is, but don't make it too big as your tone will become muddied.
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