Best Effects and Pedals of 2018

Audio Effects and pedals are a critical part of how a musician develops "their sound." As technology continues to advance, musicians are becoming even more creative in shaping their tone by using different combinations of effects like reverbs, delays, EQ, compression, overdrive, distortion and others.

#1
Strymon BigSky on RigShare
Strymon
strymon
BigSky
Rusty Allen
Justin Carter
Zach Zook
Adam Bright
Clayton Murray
James Hazelrig
Travis Boothman
Sam Read
Jameson Allen
Nic Guptill
Nic Guptill
AJ Chiepalich
Nathaniel Toler
Alin Dragu
James Barrett
James Barrett
Benjamin Compton
Benjamin Compton

93 Rigs

#2
Strymon Timeline on RigShare
Strymon
strymon
Timeline
Colton Crosby
Justin Carter
Zach Zook
Clayton Murray
Travis Boothman
Sam Read
Brian Voo
Brian Voo
Nathaniel Toler
Alin Dragu
James Barrett
James Barrett
Aaron Sternke
Jason “Pic” Reed
Benjamin Compton
Benjamin Compton
Aaron Davis
Aaron Davis
Brian Hilemon
Brian Hilemon

93 Rigs

#3
TC Electronic Polytune 2 Mini on RigShare
TC Electronic
tcelectronic
Polytune 2 Mini
Nic Guptill
Nic Guptill
Jay Szalay
Jason “Pic” Reed
Ivey Maddox
Ivey Maddox
Marcelo Vicente
Ryan D
Luciano Tirabassi
TJ Vauthier
TJ Vauthier
Anthony Best
Anthony Best
Richard Gatton
Zach Zook
Filipe Ferraz Delbel
Filipe Ferraz Delbel
VICTOR ANTELMO
VICTOR ANTELMO
Noah Bennett
Jake Lovelace

47 Rigs

#4
Chase Bliss Audio Brothers on RigShare
Chase Bliss Audio
chaseblissaudio
Brothers
Thiery Laverdure
Rusty Allen
Seth White
Zach Zook
Nathaniel Toler
Eddie Miranda
Ted King
Ted King
Rhett Foster
Daniel Molan
Daniel Molan
Dan Allen
Dan Allen
Chris Elkjar
Daniel Shauger
Andy Tasker
Ryan Aston
Ryan Aston
M P

18 Rigs

#5
Ernie Ball VP JR 250K (For Passive Electronics) on RigShare
Ernie Ball
ernieball
VP JR 250K (For Passive Electronics)
Eric Bernhardt
Benjamin Compton
Benjamin Compton
Brian Voo
Brian Voo
Adrian Ordonez
Brian Hilemon
Brian Hilemon
Taylor
Taylor
Marcelo Vicente
Ryan D
Kennen lock
Robby Michael
Chasing Noise
Noah Bennett
John Bomboy
Tyler Oglesby
Matt

20 Rigs

#6
Walrus Audio Deep Six Compressor on RigShare
Walrus Audio
walrusaudio
Deep Six Compressor
Justin Carter
Travis Boothman
Brian Voo
Brian Voo
Nathaniel Toler
Austin Watson
Austin Watson
Zach Brobst
lachlan pilgrim
lachlan pilgrim
Marcelo Vicente
Marc
Brody Frazier
Emily Perry
Juan Carlos Parada
Juan Carlos Parada
Michael Yuttakorn
Michael Yuttakorn
Elijah Buist
Elijah Buist
drawing in the sky .

31 Rigs

#7
Jim Dunlop Volume (X)™ Mini Pedal on RigShare
Jim Dunlop
jimdunlopusa
Volume (X)™ Mini Pedal
Austin Watson
Austin Watson
Zach Brobst
Richard Gatton
Adrian Nava
Adrian Nava
Niklas Wiegand
Robby Michael
TJ Vauthier
TJ Vauthier
Curtis Howard
Sam
Fernando Rocha
Josh Mitchell
Filipe Ferraz Delbel
Filipe Ferraz Delbel
Keith seah
Elijah Buist
Elijah Buist
John Bomboy

40 Rigs

#8
TC Electronic Polytune 2 Noir on RigShare
TC Electronic
tcelectronic
Polytune 2 Noir
Eric Lee Gill
Eric Lee Gill
John
Thiery Laverdure
Angelo Florendo
Jake Kantor
Jake Kantor
Scott Wilkinson
Rhett Foster
Andrew
Filipe Ferraz Delbel
Filipe Ferraz Delbel
Brady Anderson
Sarah Bergner
Ryan Aston
Ryan Aston
Jake Fauber
Nick Michaels
Joel Cottrell
Joel Cottrell

45 Rigs

#9
Walrus Audio Julia Analog Chorus/Vibrato on RigShare
Walrus Audio
walrusaudio
Julia Analog Chorus/Vibrato
Justin Carter
Clayton Murray
Ryan Davis
Zach Brobst
Ronnie Smith
Benjamin Compton
Benjamin Compton
John
Curtis Howard
Angelo Florendo
Josh Mitchell
Rhett Foster
Vítor Félix
Dan Allen
Dan Allen
Adrian Ordonez
Lucas Kamal

36 Rigs

#10
Origin Effects Cali76 Compact Deluxe on RigShare
Origin Effects
origineffects
Cali76 Compact Deluxe
Rusty Allen
Ryan Kiesshauer
Adam Bright
James Hazelrig
Jameson Allen
Jake hering
Jake hering
Alin Dragu
James Barrett
James Barrett
Aaron Sternke
Ted King
Ted King
Nicholas Kirk
Scott Wilkinson
Vítor Félix
Nathan Stein
Abdiel Garcia
Abdiel Garcia

20 Rigs

#11
Greer Amps Lightspeed Organic Overdrive on RigShare
Greer Amps
greeramps
Lightspeed Organic Overdrive
Andrew Bondy
Andrew Bondy
Ryan Davis
Nathaniel Toler
Alin Dragu
Eric Lee Gill
Eric Lee Gill
James Barrett
James Barrett
Aaron Sternke
lachlan pilgrim
lachlan pilgrim
Rhett Foster
Vítor Félix
Brady Anderson
Robert Titean
Jacob Eby
Jacob Eby
Maxim
Maxim
James Sleeman
James Sleeman

19 Rigs

#12
Boss DD-500 Digital Delay on RigShare
Boss
boss
DD-500 Digital Delay
Adrian Ordonez
Ryan Davis
Zach Brobst
Craig Sullivan-Innes
Craig Sullivan-Innes
Marcelo Vicente
John Joy
Robby Michael
Stuart Perfect
Stuart Perfect
TJ Vauthier
TJ Vauthier
Darius Oon
Rhett Foster
Jake Lovelace
Ted King
Ted King
Joshua Query
Phillip Carter

37 Rigs

#13
Strymon Mobius on RigShare
Strymon
strymon
Mobius
Aaron Sternke
Eric Bernhardt
Ted King
Ted King
Ian littlejohn
Rz
Rz
Scott Wilkinson
Greg Stangel
Greg Stangel
Dan Allen
Dan Allen
Wayne McManmon
Justin Chan
Jesse Flores
Joe McAllister
Joe McAllister
Evan Hutson
Evan Hutson
Part Of Zero
Mikael Johansson

22 Rigs

#14
JHS Pedals Morning Glory V4 on RigShare
JHS Pedals
jhspedals
Morning Glory V4
Nic Guptill
Nic Guptill
Adrian Ordonez
Björn Colliander
Marcelo Vicente
Ian littlejohn
Brody Frazier
Hans
Emily Perry
Josh Mitchell
Jesse Flores
Noah Bennett
Jake Lovelace
Travis Lehman
Travis Lehman
Clark
Brian Groot

30 Rigs

#15
Boss TU-2 on RigShare
Boss
boss
TU-2
Ronnie Smith
Morgan Freechild
Morgan Freechild
Brian Hilemon
Brian Hilemon
Dave DiLeo
Taylor
Taylor
Derek Green
Dann Spohn
Brandon Sessler
Jeremy Kornel
Matt Gardner
Nate Baxley
Chris Elkjar
Michael Wolf
Michael Wolf
Stephen Daly
Dane Skipper
Dane Skipper

33 Rigs

#16
JHS Pedals SuperBolt V2 on RigShare
JHS Pedals
jhspedals
SuperBolt V2
Austin Watson
Austin Watson
Alin Dragu
Ronnie Smith
John
Brody Frazier
Curtis Howard
Josh Mitchell
Nate Baxley
Chasing Noise
Filemon Wijaya
Evan Hutson
Evan Hutson
Emily Perry
Jacob Eby
Jacob Eby
Tib
James Sleeman
James Sleeman

19 Rigs

#17
Boss DD-20 Giga Delay on RigShare
Boss
boss
DD-20 Giga Delay
Dane Skipper
Dane Skipper
Nic Guptill
Nic Guptill
Ivey Maddox
Ivey Maddox
Adrian Nava
Adrian Nava
Brandon Sessler
Sam
Santiago Sanchez
Santiago Sanchez
Kevin Lee Fiedler
Chasing Noise
Filemon Wijaya
Thomas Redmond
Billy ellis
Daren Sirbough
David Leøng
Andrew Terford
Andrew Terford

25 Rigs

#18
Jackson Audio Prism on RigShare
Jackson Audio
jacksonaudio
Prism
Justin Carter
Travis Boothman
Jake hering
Jake hering
Ryan D
Jim Cardoza
Nicholas Kirk
Jake Kantor
Jake Kantor
Dan Allen
Dan Allen
Átila Oliveira
Átila Oliveira
Austin Slaton
Austin Slaton
Nick Wiebe
Nick Wiebe
Josh Boehme
Joe Nonato III
Samuel A Basarab
Drake Barker

17 Rigs

#19
Boss TU-3 Chromatic Tuner on RigShare
Boss
boss
TU-3 Chromatic Tuner
Shawn Brown
Mark Smit
Craig Sullivan-Innes
Craig Sullivan-Innes
Darius Oon
Andrew Lee
Fuller Smoak
Fuller Smoak
Chris Barnes
Chris Barnes
Nathan Stein
John Bomboy
Philipp V
Nathan Day
Nathan Day
iman
Rob Jobse
Hovik Mekhjian
Hovik Mekhjian
Joey Gessler

42 Rigs

#20
Fulltone OCD V2 on RigShare
Fulltone
fulltone
OCD V2
Adrian Ordonez
Jason Hutchison
Jason Hutchison
Brian Hilemon
Brian Hilemon
Dave DiLeo
Kennen lock
Marc
Darius Oon
Josh Mitchell
Ulises Cerrato
Matt Gardner
VICTOR ANTELMO
VICTOR ANTELMO
Paulo Agustinho Filho
Paulo Agustinho Filho
Diego Abbate
Diego Abbate
Kyle Biggs
Kyle Biggs
Hovik Mekhjian
Hovik Mekhjian

36 Rigs

#21
TC Electronic Hall Of Fame Reverb on RigShare
TC Electronic
tcelectronic
Hall Of Fame Reverb
Zach Brobst
Eric Bernhardt
Christopher Courtney
Christopher Courtney
Ted King
Ted King
Rz
Rz
Santiago Sanchez
Santiago Sanchez
Frank Lin
Frank Lin
Elijah Buist
Elijah Buist
Thomas Redmond
Ryan Rud
Dunnagan
Tyler Smith
DJ Ross
DJ Ross
Eric Belcher
Mickey

18 Rigs

#22
Eventide Audio H9 Max on RigShare
Eventide Audio
eventideaudio
H9 Max
Rusty Allen
Adam Bright
Travis Boothman
Craig Sullivan-Innes
Craig Sullivan-Innes
Björn Colliander
Ted King
Ted King
Jim Cardoza
Scott Wilkinson
Rhett Foster
Isiah Kunzman
Isiah Kunzman
Filipe Ferraz Delbel
Filipe Ferraz Delbel
Joe McAllister
Joe McAllister
Gaetano Fontanazza
Mikael Johansson
Jesse Hopkins
Jesse Hopkins

22 Rigs

#23
Boss DD-7 Digital Delay on RigShare
Boss
boss
DD-7 Digital Delay
Shawn Brown
Marc
Felipe Mac-Auliffe
Felipe Mac-Auliffe
Andrew Lee
Chris Barnes
Chris Barnes
Paulo Agustinho Filho
Paulo Agustinho Filho
Philipp V
M P
Gary N
Gary N
Vince DiGioia
Victor Espinoza
Avery Huffman
Avery Huffman
Andrew Terford
Andrew Terford
Eddie Miranda
Wayne ford

28 Rigs

#24
Strymon Zuma on RigShare
Strymon
strymon
Zuma
Zach Zook
Ryan Kiesshauer
Adam Bright
Rusty Allen
Jason “Pic” Reed
Isiah Kunzman
Isiah Kunzman
Justin Chan
VICTOR ANTELMO
VICTOR ANTELMO
Jake Lovelace
Evan Hutson
Evan Hutson
Sarah Bergner
Mel Symphonic
Parker Doolin
Tryde
Tryde
James Sleeman
James Sleeman

22 Rigs

#25
Jim Dunlop Cry Baby® Standard Wah on RigShare
Jim Dunlop
jimdunlopusa
Cry Baby® Standard Wah
Eric Bernhardt
Santiago Sanchez
Santiago Sanchez
Jeremy Kornel
Andrew Lee
Hidde Rodenburg
Hidde Rodenburg
Anthony Malito
jean lemmens
jean lemmens
Thomas Redmond
Andy Tasker
Tanner Blades
Tanner Blades
Josh Casano
James Butler
David Leøng
Andrew Terford
Andrew Terford
Renato Valente
Renato Valente

30 Rigs