tc electronic Dark Matter Distortion

Electric guitar effects

  • Distortion
  • Control: Gain, level, bass, treble
  • 2 Different voice settings
  • True Bypass
  • Power supply: 9 V DC power supply or 9 V battery (both not included)
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Overdrive No
Distortion Yes
Fuzz No
Metal Yes
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You can't go wrong for this price
emredjan, 11.07.2019
You get a full blown drive pedal that can go from a dirty booster to overdrive to mid-high gain distortion, for the price of a couple of lattes. It's a pretty little thing that sounds good, looks sturdy and flexible. It may not hold its place in pedalboards with lots of quality drive pedals, but is still useful as a starting pedal that can do a lot.
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Nice pedal, lacks something
alex_v, 11.02.2019
It's a strong, durable pedal that looks like it can handle a beating.

The bass and treble controls allow for a little EQ customization which is cool. The mini toggle switch does something that is not very noticeable, I have spent a lot of time trying to figure it out. Sonically, I prefer it in the vintage position. Maybe it's because I am a little prejudiced. Features like the knobs having a little notch at 12 o'clock, the easy opening thing at the back for replacing the battery, the soft yet sturdy switch are all signs of fine design and construction. Everything (apart from that mini toggle switch) is very responsive.

I haven't managed to dial in a nice sound by plugging it in straight into a clean amp. I either need a nice, tube amp to be broken up already or to use an overdrive with it. I like it in a booster - light distortion mode before my MXR overdrive for soloing or heavier rhythm parts.
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