Following on from the massive success of the reissue of the
Vintage Fuzz Pedal, Rotosound has announced the launch of a rainbow
collection of six new and original retro guitar effects pedals. The
Green Wobbler Tremolo, the Yellow King Henry Phaser, the Red Pusher
Compressor, the Blue Crusader Chorus, plus the Black Aftermath
Analogue Delay and Leveller EQ pedals.
While there is no official release date set for these pedals
yet, we undertand they will be available very soon.
All have been designed in conjunction with the award winning
technical guru, John Oram of VOX and Trident fame. John has spent
nearly half a century developing innovative electronic musical
equipment and has been responsible for a number landmark
Using John's considerable know how, and Rotosound's attention to
detail, all the pedals are built to deliver studio grade
performances, are intuitive to use and have impressive
capabilities. The pedals incorporate todays technology for
consistency and sustainability combined with real 1960's design for
style and tone. They are hand wired in the UK by Rotosound using
authentic components. Each pedal is finished in a durable pressed
steel box in a distinctive range of eye-catching coloured hammer
The Wobbler Tremolo pedal has a smooth range control of rate and
depth, vintage optical attenuator and unique control of its silicon
and germanium signal paths. This provides a variety of sounds that
captures a vintage valve amp tremolo tone.
Making it easier to sweep through the entire audio range from
shimmery to vibrant, twisting to resonant guitar is the new King
Henry phaser pedal. This comes with PEAK, a control for the wider
ranging of phase effects.
Next is the Pusher Compressor pedal. Its audio dynamics
controller provides noise reduction helping to get a more
transparent tone and help increase sustain. It aids the
preservation of that essential essence of the string being
Allowing chorus effect to be mixed from minimum to maximum with
LEVEL control is the Crusader Chorus pedal. This makes guitars
sings with sparkly, lush sounds that have a rich smooth
The hybrid Aftermath with its warm analogue delay and precision
digital circuitry gives superb modern control and fine-tuning
capabilities helping to emulate a retro delay tone.
Perfect for tone shaping is theLeveller, EQ pedal. With its
silicon and germanium signal parts it provides constant bandwidths
on either side of frequencies. With a choice of Boom, Fuzz and Honk
options, there's a wide range of tonal options available.