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What do we mean when we say a Roland Space Echo has “Zero Head Gain” and why is that so special? A short delve into the world of tape echo servicing...
The one page "manual" that comes with our Type 636P germanium preamp - our zero-compromise recreation of the legendary Grampian mic preamp circuit.
How we add a direct output modification to the classic Tascam M-208 and M-216 mixers. Adding this mod allows the wonderful character of the channels to be accessed more easily and connected individually to your DAW.
We need to talk about rubber, how to change it, and why it’s so important to the long term health and performance of your tape echo. And because size does matter.
A demo-heavy post singing the praises of the humble compact vintage analogue mixer. Featuring Teac, Tascam, Boss, Sony, Yamaha and more...
Some of the nuggets of wisdom we've picked up as we've overhauled, tested & sold hundreds of tape echoes, as well as using them in our studio for many years, not to mention swapping tips with top musicians and producers around world.
All tape is not equal. Many (most?) tapes available online do not perform well in Roland echoes... Based on our experience working on hundreds of tape echoes and trying many tapes, this is the answer to the question: Which is the best tape loop for my Roland (or Korg!) tape echo?
We are regularly asked "do you have a stereo tape echo?" or "can I get a stereo pair of tape echoes?", so we thought we'd put our answer and some demos here for easy reference.
Some useful info for using a Grampian 636 in a modern studio set up. By no means a full user guide, but this should help you integrate this old piece of kit into a modern set up.
Scans of the three original settings sheets for the mighty Bi-phase, plus a blank recall sheet to print and use.
A scan of the manual for this rare piece of equipment (similar to a Bode...).
Readers' wavs. Not drowning - just wav-ing. Use your sat wav. Etc. Recordings of old music gear doing things. Make something cool with them and send it to us.
Our new vs vintage tape echo comparison video is now live on YouTube: the Echo Fix EF-X2 against Soundgas Serviced Roland RE-201 Space Echo and RE-501...
PUBLISHED: 26th Aug 2022
We aim to help more musicians access great vintage gear by providing an alternative that is both affordable and trustworthy, and hope to be part of...
PUBLISHED: 12th Jul 2022
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