TC Helicon Introduces the Play Acoustic

Play Acoustic combines vocal sounds, perfect backing harmonies, best-selling guitar FX, and unique processing.

Victoria, B.C. (May 13, 2014) -- TC-Helicon is excited to introduce Play Acoustic - the next level of complete vocal and guitar processing for the acoustic player.

Play Acoustic combines all the things needed to make a live acoustic performance shine; lavish vocal sounds, perfect backing harmonies, best-selling guitar FX, and unique processing that preserves guitar tone and makes every six-string sing – in perfect harmony with the voice.

Specs:

  • Complete vocal path including Tone, Harmony, HardTune, Reverb, Double, Delay, ?Mod (chorus/flange, etc.), and Transducer (megaphone/distortion FX)
  • Global Adaptive EQ, Compression, De-ess, Gate & Pitch Correction
  • Note-perfect Vocal Harmonies using Auto Chord Detection from guitar input
  • 2 Voices of NaturalPlay Harmony, plus 2 voices of humanized Doubling
  • TC Electronic guitar FX with styles from Hall of Fame Reverb and Corona Chorus
  • Dedicated Guitar and Vocal FX access/edit buttons
  • BodyRez EQ, compression styles optimized for undersaddle piezo pickup acoustic guitars
  • Narrow notch filter to tame acoustic guitar feedback
  • Low and high shelving plus fully parametric guitar EQ controls
  • Separate vocal and pro-quality guitar DI outputs or stereo mix
  • Low-noise Mic-preamp
  • VLOOP performance looper for vocal and/or guitar with undo and redo
  • Simple effects customization with styles and icons
  • RoomSense microphones for monitoring and practicing
  • Key/Scale harmony mode for setting specific song keys via the footswitches
  • Plug in and practice with your mobile device via AUX or stream tracks and record over USB including a Vocal Cancel function
  • Navigate factory presets by Genre and mark Favorites
  • USB for audio streaming and connection to VoiceSupport, our free app for firmware updates, preset management, and tips & tricks
  • Compatible with the MP-75 Modern Performance Vocal Microphone and Sennheiser e 835 fx microphone with Mic Control
  • Optional Switch-3 for additional performance control
  • Headphone output

$299.99 US Estimated Price / £249 UK SSP / €299 EU SSP

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