December 2019



First Look: MXR Clone Looper

October 1, 2019
Two footswitches, one knob, and an almost infinite universe of speed-morphing, reverse-recording, loop-stacking possibilities.
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Summer NAMM 2019: Chase Bliss Audio Mood Demo

July 21, 2019
An exploratory box of wonder that aims to inspire via pitch shifting, sampling, and more.
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Summer NAMM 2019: Boss RC-10R Rhythm Loop Station Demo

July 18, 2019
Listen to how this modern groove box can keep your rhythms together and inspire a wealth of layered creativity.
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Boss Introduces the SY-1 Synth and RC-10R Rhythm Loop Station

July 11, 2019
Equipped with a polyphonic engine, the SY-1 delivers 121 ultra-responsive synth sounds.
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Chase Bliss Audio Unveils the MOOD Granual Micro-Looper / Delay

June 20, 2019
The pedal is internally collaborative, allowing audio to freely pass back and forth between its two sides, evolving and transforming over time.
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Russian Circles' Mike Sullivan: How I Create Live Loops

May 12, 2019
The instrumental-metal shaman demonstrates how he builds the bulldozing tones for "Mladek" onstage.
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Headrush Unveils the Looperboard

April 18, 2019
A full-featured looping workstation that features four inputs, touch display, and loads of built-in effects.
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Joyo Audio Launches the D-Seed II

March 21, 2019
The latest iteration features brand-new algorithms and eight different delay types.
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First Look: Strymon Volante

March 7, 2019
We ecstatically wander the maze of delay, 'verb, and looping possibilities in the digital mastermind's latest stomp.
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Electro-Harmonix Grand Canyon Review

February 27, 2019
The Grand Canyon’s core sound quality is excellent. Echoes are smooth and detailed, devoid of graininess or harsh resonance.
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NAMM '19 - Chase Bliss Audio Automatone Series Preamp Mk II & Blooper Demos

January 29, 2019
Born out of collaboration with Chris Benson, the updated preamp includes presets, fuzz, automation, and more
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NAMM '19 - Nu-X Effects Horseman & JTC Drum & Loop Pro Demos

January 26, 2019
The budget-friendly stomp maker demos a looper with handy drum functionality, as well as a $70 mini Centaur clone with “silver”- and “gold”-version modes.
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Joyo Audio Debuts the Tauren and O.M.B

December 14, 2018
The wide-ranging overdrive can reportedly go from a clean boost to full-on distortion, while the other aspires to be a band in a box by pairing a looper and a drum machine.
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Electro-Harmonix Announces the Grand Canyon Delay/Looper

October 10, 2018
The pedal provides up to three seconds of delay time, tap tempo and nine tap divide settings, stereo output, 13 presets, and programmable EXP pedal settings.
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Tools for the Task: Looper Pedals

August 3, 2018
Ten options for your pedalboard that will have you repeating yourself in no time.
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Tonal Tinker Toys: Reader Pedalboards 2018

February 23, 2018
When it comes to pedal puzzles and putting together your dream sound rig, there’s no right way—just your way. Check out these boards from your fellow readers, and be inspired!
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NAMM '18 - Electro-Harmonix 95000 Looper and Op-Amp Big Muff Demos

February 13, 2018
Loopers rejoice! Mike Matthews’ latest multi-track looper combines advanced features with intuitive design. Also, we get a look at a classic Big Muff that went on to define the sound of alt rock.
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Boss Announces the GT1000, Katana-Artist, and RC-1-BK Loop Station

January 31, 2018
A premium amp and effects processor for guitarists, the new flagship model in the Katana guitar amplifier series, and a limited-edition pedal that commemorates the sales of over one million Loop Station products to date.
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Electro-Harmonix Unveils the 95000 Performance Loop Laboratory

January 18, 2018
The looper will record up to 375 minutes and 100 loops with a 16GB Micro SD card.
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BSM Introduces the RB Looper

October 6, 2017
The passive box works with two custom-made toroidal transformers providing that analog flair of Ritchie Blackmore's AIWA TP-1011 reel-to-reel tape deck from the '70s.
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