Video Description: Overdrive is one of those misunderstood effects that people usually drop on guitar tracks. It can, however, be used in all kinds of cool ways on other material. Learn how to emulate the sound of famous distortion guitar pedals (e.g. Boss, Rat, Maxon, etc.) in Ableton Live. You learn all the parameters of Ableton Live’s Overdrive device to achieve everything from subtle harmonic excitation effects to more extreme type of distortion.