ORIGIN EFFECTS Drops Halcyon Green Overdrive

Yes, the Halcyon Green Overdrive is an overdrive pedal with all your standard knobs and controls that you’d expect on a pedal at this point. Though there’s one standout feature that really makes it something special, and that’s the Adapt switch.

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The Halcyon Green Overdrive‘s Adapt switch allows you to adapt the pedal to your pick attack and volume changes for a variety of different tones. Set to 0 and the pedal behaves as if the Adapt switch doesn’t exist. Set to II and the pedal’s treble and bass roll-off become reduced as tone cleans up, while setting it to I gives you a sound somewhere between.

Oh, and yes – the Halcyon Green Overdrive is based on the Ibanez Tube Screamer. And for all you metal folks out there (so most of you), the Halcyon Green Overdrive also offers a MOD setting to tighten everything up a little bit.

Halcyon Green Overdrive is available here for $299.