Ep. 000038 - Beer or Gear?
EQD launched the Levitation Reverb. Teamed up with Levitation Music Festival in Austin. Based on Ghost Echo but w/ different controls
EHX Nano POG is out! Controls for sub octave, octave up, and dry. Soft touch switch and FX/Dry outputs
IK Multimedia’s UltraTuner iphone app is now compatible with Apple Watch.
Softube MarsHall Plexi Super lead, by Tony Platt
Marshall Astoria Series
Launched at Musikmesse 2015, hand wired, point to point tube amps
Turrets mounted on a PCB allowing for more complex switching
Classic, Custom, and Dual models
Classic is single channel. Loud, clean, pedal friendly.
Custom is single channel plus footswitchable tube FX loop, tone shaping pull switches, and footswitchable gain boost
Dual has two footswitchable channels, fx loop, and tonal shaping
All 30W, combo or head + 1x12 cab with Celestion Creamback
Orange Bax Bangeetar
Guitar Pre-EQ pedal
“Hugely versatile gain structure with extensive EQ controls”
Mid cut/boost, Q, Frequency, Bass, Treble
Built in footswitchable boost, highly transparent buffered bypass
CabSim circuit can go direct to PA. “Mimics the frequency response of a mic’d Orange 4x12”. Even down to the Celestion G12H 30’s
Internal charge pump doubles internal voltage to 18V, still runs on a single 9V battery if you want
Pedal Genie! As always, this episode of The Tone Control is brought to you by Pedal Genie! It's like the netflix of guitar pedals! Head to pedalgenie.com/tonecontrol, make your wishlist, and sign up for just a buck. This week: The Moog MF Delay, and the Pigtronix FAT Drive.
Positive Grid Bias FX
Like BIAS, but for pedals.
BIAS launched with no fx support, now you can build pedalboards and signal paths like you can with amps
25 stomp box models, 5 rackmount processors, all integrated in up to 2 BIAS amps (if you own the app)
Use a signal splitter to send to your two amps separately, or blend together. or delay up to 3ms
Drag and drop pedals into the order you want
Includes 6 amps if you don’t own BIAS or JamUp
Same live-view available for quick switching, bluetooth pedalboard compatible, and cloud based tone saving/sharing
$29.99 in the app store