Ep. 000031 and a half - Not Available, Maybe March

Quick Rundown:

  • NAMM = “Not available, maybe March”

NEWS:

  • New pedals from TC Electronic

    • Helix Phaser

      • Stereo in/out, true bypass, toneprint enabled

      • Mini toggle for “Smooth” “Vintage” and tone print

      • Speed, Feedback, Depth, Mix controls

    • Vicious Vibe

      • Stereo in/out, true bypass, toneprint enabled

      • “1:1 recreating of Shin-Ei Uni-Vibe”

      • New 3 knob design - Speed, Intensity, Volume

      • Mini toggle for “Chorus” “Toneprint” and “Vibrato”

  • New from Universal Audio

    • Distortion Essentials Bundle - $249

      • Ibanez Tube Screamer TS808

      • Raw Distortion™ (RAT model)

      • Bermuda Triangle (70s EH big muff model)

      • Feature unison technology for precise modeling of impedance, headroom, and clipping points of the original circuits.

    • Sound Machine Wood Works - $299

      • Allows your acoustic guitar’s piezo pickup to sound like a miked acoustic guitar

      • Re-voice the source guitar’s resonance and acoustic properties in real time or at mixdown

    • Friedman Amplifiers Plug-In Collection  -$249

      • Features two of Friedman’s coveted high-powered boutique amplifiers — the DS40 and BE100

      • Fine-tune sounds with an onboard FX Rack that includes a noise gate, EQ filter controls, and host-syncable lo-fi delay

  • Everybody you’ve heard of and some that you haven’t have a new signature/custom shop model.

  • Peavey 6505 Plus Mini & Classic Mini

    • Two new amps in the Peavey Mini head line

    • $499 street price on both

    • 1, 5, or 20 watt operation

    • Effects loop, Microphone simulated direct out, and USB out

    • 6505+ of course, timeless metal amp. (whats up with that?) Originally the 5150

    • Classic 20 is a more vintage styled American tone

  • New from Walrus Audio

    • Bellwether Analog Delay $349

      • Bucket brigade chips

      • Stereo in/out and expression control, Switch for exp to change time/repeats

      • Tap tempo w/ subdivision

      • Tone control for brightening up repeats and modulation for trails

    • Luminary Octave Generator

      • Looks like a POG2

      • -2, -1, +1, +2 octaves

      • Wet/dry blend control, Attack (fades in octaves after pick attack), filter control, and flutter (rotary speaker style trem)

      • Single preset switch

    • Vanguard Phaser

      • Stereo effect out

      • Dual phaser - one phase signal into the next

      • Dry mix and wet mix controls, switch for “Smooth, Pitch, and Aggressive”, appears to adjust the voicing

      • Super duper Phase 99?

    • Phoenix Power Supply

      • 15 outputs

        • 8x 9v 100mA

        • 4x 9v 300mA (for Styrmon type pedals)

      • One 100mA outputs can switch to 18v via mini toggle

      • Two of the 300mA outputs can switch to 12v via mini toggle

      • Courtesy output on back - 120V AC