• Gift Certificate
  • Track Order
  • Help
  • Feedback [+]
  • Ship To: US Flag
  • Shop All Categories
  • Hot Deals

MF MD HG Mic Fest 04-07-15
Best Seller
BBE Logo
SKU 
H94705 000000000

BBE G Screamer OG-1 Gus G Signature Overdrive Guitar Effects Pedal  

  • Write a Review

The music of Gus G and his band Firewind can be described as melodic, soaring and punishing - in short, metal masterpieces. But just as Gus is shapin...Read More

Gold Coverage: (What’s This?)
  • MSRP:
    $169.00
  • Your Savings:
    - $109.00
  • Shipping (48 Contiguous U.S. States)
    FREE
  • Your Price:
    $6000

In Stock & Ready To Ship

  Add to Cart Add to Wishlist
See All BBE Overdrive, Distortion, Fuzz & Boost Effects Pedals
OVERVIEW

Experience Gus G's vision for modern metal with this punishing overdrive.

The music of Gus G and his band Firewind can be described as melodic, soaring and punishing - in short, metal masterpieces. But just as Gus is shaping the bleeding edge of metal, he is deeply passionate about its roots, as evidenced by his scoring the coveted gig as guitarist for Ozzy Osbourne.

Gus' gear reflects his passion, inspired by the classics and updated for a new level of sophistication and musical expression. BBE stompboxes share his ethos, born out of respect and appreciation for the classics while pushing forward, evolving the breed. Gus' new G Screamer signature overdrive is a thundering example. For years, the BBE Green Screamer was Gus' overdrive pedal of choice. But working closely with BBE's legendary mastermind Paul Gagon, Gus has now dialed in his tone still more, for solos that power his vision for the modern metal realm:

"BBE's Green Screamer is the one pedal I always had to have with me. When I'm soloing, the Green Screamer gives me that extra kick I need, a great combination of meaty gain and harmonics that drive my amp's tubes harder for a really thick, punishing tone. But it's not just an old school wall of distortion. It's complex and sophisticated, never ragged.

"The Green Screamer was working great for me, but I had ideas about how to make it even better for my tone. Paul Gagon and I collaborated and we modified the input driver to the distortion circuit so that more lower-mid harmonics are focused where I want them. Now my new G Screamer pedal lets me drive even more harmonics, and they're focused right where I need them to be for a cleaner, tighter distortion. The G Screamer delivers explosive power with precision. It's my new weapon."

FEATURES
  • Gain, level and tone controls
  • Modified classic sequential-diode distortion circuit for focused tone
  • 1mOhms input impedance for proper pickup loading
  • 10kOhms output impedance when engaged
  • 1% metal-film resistors for consistency
  • High-voltage poly caps for better tone
  • Military-spec circuit board for reliability
  • Blue status LED for high visibility and low-power consumption
  • Easy access battery compartment
  • True hardwire bypass
  • 5-year warranty

Want a screaming lead tone like Gus G’s? Order now.

Reviews
Loading....

Review Snapshot®

by PowerReviews
BBEG Screamer OG-1 Gus G Signature Overdrive Guitar Effects Pedal
 
4.2

(based on 5 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

80%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Excellent sound quality (4)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Performances (4)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Experienced (4)

    Reviewed by 5 customers

    Sort by

    Displaying reviews 1-5

    Back to top

     
    2.0

    Very weak and mild

    By Tulsa Guitar Man

    from Tulsa, OK

    About Me Experienced

    Ask me a question

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

      Cons

      • Not Much Gain At All
      • Not Responsive
      • Poor Sound Quality

      Best Uses

        Comments about BBE G Screamer OG-1 Gus G Signature Overdrive Guitar Effects Pedal:

        When I purchased this pedal I was hoping to use it as a backup for my Tech 21 - British pedal, but the pedal was so very soft compared to my British pedal that it wasn't useful at all.

        Comment on this review

         
        5.0

        Pure Metal

        By rider7

        from NYC

        About Me Experienced

        Ask me a question

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Compact Design
        • Excellent Sound Quality
        • Good Selection Of Effects
        • Responsive
        • Versatile

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Amateur Recording
          • Home Studio
          • Performances

          Comments about BBE G Screamer OG-1 Gus G Signature Overdrive Guitar Effects Pedal:

          Great for boosting your Solo or enhancing your heavy rhythm riff. Great boost pedal.

          Comment on this review

           
          4.0

          Excellent overdrive!

          By Wiry

          from Tacoma, WA

          About Me Experienced

          Ask me a question

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Excellent Sound Quality
          • Full Bypass

          Cons

          • Not Rugged

          Best Uses

          • Performances

          Comments about BBE G Screamer OG-1 Gus G Signature Overdrive Guitar Effects Pedal:

          The construction is a little light-weight, but the overdrive sounds are great, and the bypass switch seems sturdy.

          Comment on this review

           
          5.0

          Killer Screamer

          By Espcaparison

          from Portland, OR

          About Me Experienced

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Compact Design
          • Excellent Sound Quality
          • Responsive

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Mobile DJ
            • Performances

            Comments about BBE G Screamer OG-1 Gus G Signature Overdrive Guitar Effects Pedal:

            Stacked with a high gain pedal and it screams....

            Comment on this review

             
            5.0

            great for price

            By josh

            from ct

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy to use
            • Excellent Sound Quality

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Events
              • Performances

              Comments about BBE G Screamer OG-1 Gus G Signature Overdrive Guitar Effects Pedal:

              Good for use on the bridge pick up. It's a easy to use pedal and since I got it for as a stupid deal, I couldn't pass it up at such a low price.

              Comment on this review

              Displaying reviews 1-5

              Back to top

              You are changing the Ship-To country.

              Our product catalog varies by country due to manufacturer restrictions. If you change the Ship-To country, some or all of the items in your cart may not ship to the new destination.