Parent brand: 

product types: 

  • chorus effects
  • compression and sustain effects
  • distortion effects
  • overdrive and boost effects
  • volume and expression effects
  • acoustic guitars
  • electric guitars


Truetone was a guitar brand of the Western Auto mail order company in the 1960s with instruments made by the big Chicago factories such as Kay. Circa 2021 Trutone is an effects brand founded by Bob Weil - initially as Visual Sound, in 1995. The brand was renamed Truetone in 2015.

Source: Truetone website (24 March 2021)


4922 Port Royal Road B-11
37174 Spring Hill , TN
United States
Tennessee US