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Green Russian Big Muff Distortion/Sustainer

SKU: # 509417   |   Model: # GR-BIGMUFF   |    Product Reviews9 Reviews  Write a Review

Green Russian Big Muff Distortion/Sustainer
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Back by overwhelming demand... in a mini package! The cult classic Green Russian Big Muff first shook the ground in the mid-1990s. Since then it has been heralded by guitarists and bassists for its devastating low-end and unique sludge and sizzle. The Green Russian Big Muff creates a huge tone that is all its own, but is undeniably Big Muff.

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Green Russian big muff 0 of 0 customers found this review helpful
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Closest Store   North Vancouver, British Columbia
I tried this pedal out on a strat as well as a tele, and the pedal sounded very very muddy. I tried to adjust the tone but I couldn’t find a good smooth fuzz, which was what I wanted.
If you’re looking for some muddy and dull-sounding fuzz (not saying that’s a bad thing), this is your pedal. If you’re looking for a smooth-sounding fuzz, I suggest looking at something else.
Posted by Grant on Aug 14, 2022
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Fuzz me up 1 of 1 customers found this review helpful
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Closest Store   Dartmouth, Nova Scotia
It’s not the fuzz for everyone, but it’s the fuzz for me. As other have mentioned, early white stripes/black keys tones among others. Great clarity from a fuzz result in articulate power chords while still providing that great thick fuzz sound. Not that screeching sustain kind of fuzz, but it’s Campbell’s soup, beefy, thick and full of goodness. At this price I don’t think it can be beat.
Posted by David Appleseed on Nov 4, 2021
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Nice fuzz 1 of 1 customers found this review helpful
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Closest Store   Calgary Chinook, Alberta
This green russian big muff will turn the clean channel of your amp into a thick wall of glorious fuzz. The sustain knob has a lot of range throughout the dial, and plenty of volume on tap. I just hope this pedal lasts, EHX doesn't have the best reputation, time will tell.
Posted by Mike on Nov 6, 2020
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This is that raw Black Keys/White Stripes fuzz sound 3 of 3 customers found this review helpful
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Closest Store   Kanata, Ontario
If you want some earlier White Stripes and Black Keys type tones this is the pedal. Only problem is its a tad bit noisy (hiss) so you'll want to run a noise suppressor... but not past 2 o'clock because then your tone starts to suck, but anything under 12' oclock it doesnt do anything! I'm not a hardcore muff guy but I've owned/traded/played a lot of them. This is the classic one! Growing up I had the big muff pi but it was big and clunky and sounded kind of like it needed a splash of salt, the germanium one was nice, the one wicker ones were meh, all the reissues and clones. A lot of dudes talk about "the vintage green big muff" that you'd used to be able to find in pawn shops in the late 90s... I think this is exactly that same sound... and for the price and footprint? What a steal. Definitely a 10/10 home run out of the park.
Posted by Mike on Apr 30, 2020
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Awesome 1 of 1 customers found this review helpful
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Closest Store   Toronto (Bloor St.), Ontario
Bought this pedal after months of searching for a particular sound online. Got it home and plugged my danelectro hodad bass into it, brilliant. Loving the bottom end and tonal options. Can't beat this pedal on bass for the price. Glad I pulled the trigger and brought this one home..
Posted by Jay on Sep 30, 2019
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The Russian Connection 1 of 2 customers found this review helpful
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Closest Store   Sydney, Nova Scotia
Posted by anonymous on Oct 1, 2018
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Awsome 1 of 1 customers found this review helpful
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Closest Store   Regina, Saskatchewan
Picked this pedal up on a whim a couple days ago. Damn.... it's really good especially for the price. May have to check out the new op amp one to now.
Posted by anonymous on Apr 22, 2018
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Faithful replica 8 of 8 customers found this review helpful
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Closest Store   Lethbridge, Alberta
I've compared this pedal side by side with my original Sovtek Green Russian Muff, and it hits the nail right on the head. The best part is that it does it for much cheaper than all the boutique clones out there.
Posted by Dave on Oct 30, 2017
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Follow the smoke to the riff filled land 6 of 13 customers found this review helpful
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Closest Store   Burlington, Ontario
Watch out clones. There's a new sheriff in town. I use this pedal on bass to fulfilled my stoner/doom tone needs. This pedal does not do subtle.
Posted by Jules on Sep 19, 2017
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