An Ibanez Tube Screamer is an overdrive/distortion pedal that is mild compared to many, but allows the true sound of the guitar and player's technique to come through. The most popular use of a tube screamer is to push a tube amp to make it overdrive more, but they sound good through almost anything.
- AnalogMan's Tube Screamer History Extensive history of the Tube Screamer line and all it's variants.
- Geofex: The Technology of the Tube Screamer A section-by-section run-down of the TS.
- Tube Screamer®’s Secret Analysis of the TS clipping circuit.
- General Guitar Gadgets TS-808 build instructions w/PCB.
The Tube Screamer is the basis for many DIY and boutique pedals, see also:
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