Aside from providing some of the best, fastest, and most reasonably priced service on amps and guitars that we've ever received, Musical Exchange salesdude and repair guy Jon Bessent also is one half of local Austone Electronics. Bessent, the affable bearded and braided cosmic cowboy who answers his work phone, "Musical Sex Change!" has produced a darned fine line of effects boxes along with biz partner Randy Larkin. The bottom heavy Fuzz Nutz(TM) and crunchier Textone Fuzz Nutz(TM) fuzz boxes are virtual time machines that replicate sounds from the Sixties and Seventies that digital can't touch - as do the Soul-O-Stomp(TM) pre-amp boost, Vibro-Stomp(TM) tremelo/vibrato box, and Millennium Overdrive(TM). All Austone boxes include a lifetime labor warranty, boast "true bypass" (3-pole double throw!), and no radio interference. Handbuilt in Austin, Texas, these chrome-coated babies look as sweet as they sound.
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