Jackson Audio launches GOLDEN BOY Mini – Joey Landreth Mini Transparent Overdrive

Jul 6, 2023 | Guitar Products, News

Jackson Audio GOLDEN BOY Mini
Mini Transparent Overdrive

The GOLDEN BOY Mini – the epitome of versatile and transparent overdrive, designed in collaboration with the renowned guitarist Joey Landreth. With its exceptional harmonic detail and abundant headroom, this compact overdrive pedal takes the concept of transparent overdrive to new heights, using a simple and powerful interface.

The GOLDEN BOY Mini is the perfect addition to any guitarist’s arsenal, allowing you to shape and enhance your tone in ways you’ve never imagined. Its transparent nature ensures that your core tone remains intact, while adding a dynamic of warmth, richness, and depth that elevates your playing to new levels.

Main Features:

  • Transparent Overdrive pedal
  • Condensed version of the original GOLDEN BOY with features destilled down to the most used settings
  • Based on the celebrated Bluesbreaker/King of Tone circuit
  • Active 3-band EQ – for optimal tone shaping
  • 2 Clipping-Diode Styles with drastically different sound characteristics
    • ASYM: Assymetrical silicon diode clipping of the top and bottom of the guitars waveform – great for laying down aggressive rhythm parts
    • LED: Symmetrical LED Diode clipping – with much higher headroom for less compressed tone
  • Small footprint and top-mounted jacks – for ease of pedalboard mounting
  • Powered by regular 9 V DC PSU
            (centre -, 2.1 mm, 35mA current draw)

Available: Early July 2023


Its intuitive controls allow you to dial in the perfect blend of overdrive, from subtle grit to soaring, harmonically rich tones. The pedal’s wide-ranging gain control ensures that it can adapt to any musical style or genre, whether you’re playing delicate fingerpicked melodies or unleashing blistering solos. Pair it with Asymmetrical or Led Clipping and put the final touches with it’s 3-band Baxandall-style EQ.

Beyond its exceptional sound, the GOLDEN BOY Mini is built to withstand the rigors of the road. It’s rugged construction and top-quality components ensure reliability and durability, making it a reliable companion for both studio sessions and live performances. Whether you’re a seasoned professional or an aspiring guitarist, the GOLDEN BOY Mini will transform your tone and ignite your creativity.

Discover the GOLDEN BOY Mini and unlock the true potential of your guitar tone. Order yours today and witness the power of transparent overdrive like never before. Elevate your sound and embark on a sonic journey with the GOLDEN BOY Mini!


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