Go from Blues-Breaker to Blues-SkyRocket! The Morning Star lights up all of the classic aspects of a great blues breaker pedal, but we added something stellar to improve the high-frequencies. Engage the Morning Star foot-switch to add more overhead with saturatedgrit to yourclean tones, and if you wanna boost your high-frequenciesto a whole other stratosphere, press/hold the foot-switch to activate theShinecircuit which adds a whole new level of tone brightness. A Simple Pedal, Loaded with Massive Tone! 0 to 5 on the Drive-Knob yields a balanced overdrive to your clean tone. Tweak it up for thick overdrive with a bit more gain. The tone control has superb tone range from Dark to Morning Star bright. And, whenever you want your blues riffs to light up the skyline, the Shine circuit is always there waiting for your cue to come over the horizon. You also get 2 bypass options: True Bypass or Buffer Bypass for your essential signal chain needs. True Bypass or Buffer Bypass A lot of professional guitar players start their signal-chain with a stand-alone buffer. it has optional True Bypass / Buffer Bypass modes for running the pedal. Push and hold the foots-witch and power up the pedal to select True (Red LED indicator) or Buffer (Green LED indicator) bypass mode.