Source Audio's Chief Scientist, Bob Chidlaw, sat down for an in-depth discussion on spring reverb and the development of the Ventris Reverb's True Spring engine. The video breaks down the physics and mechanics of a real spring reverb tank and provides insight on what it takes to replicate the effect with digital signal processing.
Brett Kingman explores the many tones and function of the Nemesis Delay.
Guitarist Brendan Mowat-Smith of Toronto, revisits the Nemesis Delay's Binson Echorec engine in this beautiful composition.
A step-by-step tutorial on how to create, save, share, and publish presets for One Series pedals with the Neuro Mobile App.
The good folks at GEOsynths demo the Nemesis Delay with a Behringer DeepMind 12 in this comprehensive Nemesis/Synth video.
Guitarist Brendan Mowat-Smith checks out the Binson Echorec engines available for the Nemesis Delay in the Neuro Mobile App.
Tyler Larson of Music Is Win uses the Nemesis Delay and the L.A. Lady Overdrive to introduce the concept of Ostinato Songwriting.
The Binson Drum Echo: A Delay Engine Inspired by the Binson Echorec. It is available in the Neuro Mobile App for the Nemesis Delay.
The Klone: An Overdrive Engine Inspired by the Klon Centaur. It's available in the Neuro Mobile App for the L.A. Lady Overdrive, Kingmaker Fuzz, and AfterShock Bass Distortion.
Andy at Pro Guitar Shop Demos the Soleman MIDI Foot Controller and the Neuro Effects System. The Neuro Effects System combines the power of Source Audio One Series and Soundblox 2 pedal in a fully integrated MIDI controlled super-pedalboard.
The great Brett Kingman takes a quick listen to 12 Delay Engines included in the Nemesis Delay.
Guitarist Bill Vencil (aka "Chords of Orion") digs into the ambient powers of the Gemini Chorus coupled with the Nemesis Delay.
Bill Vencil (aka Chords of Orion) explores the possibilities of the Nemesis Delay in creating ambient guitar textures.
Nick Reinhart and Juan Alderete of PedalsAndEffects.com find wizard magic inside the Nemesis Delay
Joe over at Reverb.com pulled some beautifully rich and warm tones of the L.A. Lady Overdrive in this short and sweet demo video.
Guitarist Brendan Mowat-Smith gets super fuzzed in this performance of Hendrix's "Foxey Lady" with the LA Lady Overdrive and Kingmaker Fuzz.
The amazing Henning Pauly of EytschPi42 takes a long hard look at the many, many features and tones of the incredible L.A. Lady Overdrive.
Our friend Echo Echo Guy (aka Nathan Shafer) always creates beautiful ambient music. Check out his gorgeous demo of the Vertigo Tremolo with a guest appearance from the Nemesis Delay.
Guitarist Dennis Kayzer pulls a some unexpected sounds from the Nemesis Delay.
Guitarist John Bohlinger of Premier Guitar Magazine Demos the Nemesis Delay. The Nemesis Delay was recently honored with Premier Guitar's "Premier Gear" Award.
The Soleman MIDI Foot Controller features three powerful modes and sends MIDI Program Change, Continuous Controller, Note-On/Off, and Macro Messages.
Our old friend Pete Thorn creating this exceptional video for the Nemesis Delay. Pete has donated his amazing guitar skills to a long list of great artists including Cris Cornell, Melissa Etheridge, and Don Henley.
Custom Sound - Backstage TV checks out some of the many possibilities of the Nemesis Delay including Rhythmic delays, Helix, and a nice chorusing effect.
Guitarist and philosopher, Nick "JustNick" Jaffe dives into the many drive possibilities of the Kingmaker Fuzz.
Our friend Mike Hermans of Pop Into the Chemist demos the Kingmaker Fuzz and L.A. Lady Overdrive in this super comprehensive video.
Nick "JustNick" Jaffe shares his thoughts on the tones, functionality, and philosophy of the L.A. Lady Overdrive.
Andy at Pro Guitar Shop Demos the L.A. Lady Overdrive and Kingmaker Fuzz two guitar dirt pedals with three onboard modes of fuzz, overdrive and distortion as well as over 40 drive engines available via the Neuro Mobile App.
The L.A. Lady Overdrive features 3 modes of warm and powerful overdrive with access to over 40 additional overdrive, fuzz, and distortion engines.
Henning Pauly of EytschPi42 takes an in-depth look at the many features of the Nemesis Delay
Andy at Pro Guitar Shop and Tone Report takes a second look at the Nemesis Delay. In this edition, Andy checks out the Rhythmic, Shifter, and Reverse Delays.
Part 2 of Mike Hermans' epic Nemesis Delay video. In this episode, Mike provides a comprehensive look at each individual delay engine without backing tracks.
Mike Hermans of Pop Into the Chemist explores the vast possibilities of the Nemesis Delay.
Living Colour guitarist, Vernon Reid checks out some of the Nemesis Delay's delay engines available in the Neuro Mobile App.
Andy from Pro Guitar Shop covers the Kinks' "Waterloo Sunset" in this amazing demo video of the Nemesis Delay.
Brendan Mowat-Smith - a phenomenal guitarist out of Toronto - covers the Bowie tune "Let's Dance" with some help from the Nemesis Delay.
Tony Martinez over at Prymaxe Vintage demos the Vertigo Tremolo with some smooth playing and a healthy dose of overdrive.
Internationally acclaimed, Cuban-Canadian guitarist, Elmer Ferrer, got hold of the Vertigo Tremolo. Watch as he plays inspiring guitar lines and edits parameters through the interface, tap tempo, and Neuro App.
Andy at Pro Guitar Shop dives into the Vertigo Tremolo with some great riffs by ZZ Top and The Who.
Nick "JustNick" Jaffe spends some time playing through and talking about the Lunar Phaser, our new stereo phaser pedal with three types of phase modulation.
Brendan Mowat-Smith went all out in this Gemini Chorus demo video, rocking "Everybody Wants to Rule the World" by Tears for Fears. As a special bonus there are some spot-on tones from the original recording courtesy of the vintage Synclavier/Gemini combo.
Mike Hermans over at Pro Guitar Shop explores the Gemini Chorus, Lunar Phaser, and Mercury Flanger in this comprehensive video demo. Check out the Mercury's "whooshing Thru Zero Flange or the Gemini Chorus's swaying Leslie rotating speaker simulation.
Blue guitarist Gino Matteo takes the Vertigo Tremolo into the "Hippy Cave" for some sweet "Tarantino" riffs.
Brendan Mowat-Smith gets down and swampy with the Vertigo Tremolo.
We recently had the chance to show the Vertigo Tremolo to Steven Wilson before his show at the Berklee Performance Center in Boston. Steven was kind enough to let us roll the camera during the visit - check out all the cool sounds he pulled out of the Vertigo!
Our friend Nick "Just Nick" Jaffe takes a long, hard look at the Vertigo Tremolo.
Mike Hermans at Pro Guitar Shop/Tone Report demos the Vertigo Tremolo. The Vertigo features 3 types of onboard tremolo effects, as well as additional downloadable effects via the Neuro Mobile App.
Float away with the liquid, swaying effects of this state-of-the-art stereo chorus pedal. The Gemini Chorus offers three types of deep, hypnotic chorus. Classic mode creates a single voiced effect that conjures subtle and creamy tones from the first wave of 1970s chorus pedals. The thick and rich Dual Chorus provides a smooth, yet animated double voiced effect. The lush and spacious Quad chorus recaptures that ‘80s vibe with its less than subtle rack system sound. Once you’ve found your chorus, dial in the sweet spot with the onboard Mix and Tone controls.
Leave vapor trails in the sky with this powerful stereo flanger pedal. The Mercury Flanger has three intense effect types. Classic mode offers a deep and dramatic effect in the style of the earliest flanger pedals. The Mercury’s Thru-Zero (a.k.a. “Tape Flange”) dramatically delivers the distinguishable twisting effect synonymous with the effect. Finally the Shadow flanger offers a highly resonant yet silky smooth tone, with the jet engine “whoosh” all flange fanatics crave.
The Lunar Phaser offers three styles of swirling stereo phase modulation. Choose from Vibe - a thumping Uni-Vibe effect, Classic - a resonant and creamy 4-stage phaser, and Multi - a highly animated, yet smooth and satisfying 8-stage phaser.
Mike Hermans of Pro Guitar Shop puts the Vertigo Tremolo through its paces in this comprehensive video demo
The Vertigo Tremolo features three kinds of tremolo effects, MIDI functionality (with the Neuro Hub), tap tempo, stereo in and outs, and extended functionality and editing power with the Neuro Mobile App.
We visited Steven Wilson before his show at the Berklee Performance Center in support of his latest record, "Hand. Cannot. Erase." Steven was nice enough to talk with us about how he uses the Source Audio Programmable EQ in his live rig. It's a nice tour through the different tones that Steven is able to achieve with a little help from our compact but powerful Programmable EQ with MIDI preset switching.
The Gemini Chorus features stereo inputs and outputs. This video features stereo recordings of the Classic Chorus along with a slightly modified version (via the Neuro Mobile App - a free iOS or Android download) of the Quad Chorus in which we embedded a bit of a tremolo effect to create a Leslie rotating speaker simulation.
Never at a loss for words or tasty guitar licks, Nick Jaffe is king of the real time / "I'm just gonna play guitar and turn knobs" demo video. Nick sat down for about 20 minutes and explored every dark corner of the Stingray.
Discover the true potential of advanced stereo tremolo, The Vertigo delivers a divine renewal of vintage “opto trem,” the haunting sway of Harmonic Tremolo, and a sweetly overdriven Bias Tremolo.
The Lunar Phaser offers three styles of creamy, swirling stereo phase. Choose from a bumping, thumping Uni-Vibe effect, a rich and resonant 4-stage phaser, and highly animate, yet smooth and groovy 8-stage phaser.
The Kingmaker Fuzz offers a dangerously aggressive trio of Fuzz circuits for guitar.
The Reflex Universal Expression Controller is a massively versatile and programmable expression pedal that works with any brand of effects pedal as well as DAW software.
The Source Audio Gemini Chorus will be available in April 2015.
Guitarist Brendan Mowat-Smith goes on location at Ripley's Aquarium in Toronto, Canada for a truly inspiring demo of the Soundblox 2 Stingray Multi-Filter.
A Sneak Peak at the Nemesis Delay from Source Audio - Available June 2015
Mike Hermans at Pro Guitar Shop Demos the mega powerful Soundblox 2 Stingray Multi-Filter. The Stingray includes 12 filter effects with envelope followers, four LFO wave shapes, and two presets.
Billy Idol's long-time guitarist, the great Steve Stevens, uses the Hot Hand 3 Wireless Controller to perform the classic tune, "Rebel Yell" on Jimmy Kimmel Live.
We explored all facets of the Soundblox 2 Stingray Multi-Filter in this video, from classic funky envelope filters to extreme fuzz infused synth inspired tones.
Spend 12 intimate and uninterrupted minutes with the Soundblox 2 Stingray Multi-Filter, in this no-talk demo of this amazing filter pedal from Source Audio.
Andy from Pro Guitar Shop Demos the Soundblox 2 Stingray Multi-Filter, a powerful and versatile filter effect with 12 different filter types, 9 adjustable parameters (including an on-board distortion) and 4 kinds of modulation control (envelope follower, LFO, expression pedal and Hot Hand).
The amazing Dennis Kayzer plays a "Soundtrack to a Satellite" with the Soundblox 2 Orbital Modulator and a looper pedal
Brendan Mowat-Smith focuses on the Soundblox 2 Orbital Modulator's Quad Chorus effect in this video cover version of Mike Landau's "Johnny Swing."
Source Audio provides an in-depth tutorial on how the Soundblox Hub, Hub Manager, and Soundblox 2 pedals work together to create the world's first "Smart" effects pedal board.
Andy at Pro Guitar Shop demos the amazing Soundblox 2 Orbital Modulator, Source Audio's all-in-one phaser, flanger, chorus, and tremolo guitar and bass effects pedal.
A tutorial on how to setup and connect the Source Audio Hot Hand 3 controller to any Soundblox 2 pedal. This tutorial also shows how to assign control of the Hot Hand to another function of the pedal, over the default setting.
The Soundblox Hub harnesses the power of all your Soundblox 2 Guitar pedals and combines them into a single, fully-integrated, multi-effects system
Andy from Pro Guitar Shop explores the massive range of the Soundblox 2 OFD Guitar microMODELER, our mega-powerful Overdrive, Fuzz, and Distortion modeling pedal.
Trace Foster, live and studio guitar tech for Joe Perry of Aerosmith, talks about Joe's live rig and the Soundblox 2 Dimension Reverb.
Steven Wilson and Guthrie Govan talk about their Soundblox Multiwave Distortions in this Premier Guitar Rig Rundown.
Guitar greats Chris Blue and Gary Backstrom rock the party with the Soundblox 2 OFD Guitar microModeler, the most powerful little pedal in the rock world. The OFD puts out stunning Overdrive, Fuzz, and Distortion guitar tones.
Earl Slick, guitarist for Phantom Rocker and Slick, David Bowie, John Lennon, Ian Hunter, and The New York Dolls, rips some face melting riffs with his Signature Framus Guitar, Orange AD30 Amp, and Soundblox 2 Multiwave Distortion set to Single Band Octave.
Earl Slick, guitarist for John Lennon, David Bowie, Ian Hunter and The New York Dolls, demonstrates the possibilities of the Soundblox 2 Dimension Reverb.
Pro Guitar Shop reveals the tremendous tone sculpting possibilities of the Source Audio Programmable EQ.
The Hot Hand Ring is featured in this amazing dubstep rig built by guitarist Mukatu.
Guitarist Extraordinaire, Pete Thorn dives deep into the blue waters of the Soundblox Pro Multiwave Distortion.
Guitarist and guitar gear guru, Nick Jaffe of JustNickMusic undergoes a deep exploration of the rack-mount powerful Soundblox 2 Dimension Reverb.
Jake Cinninger, an incredible guitar player from the band Umphrey's McGee tours the amazing phaser, flanger, chorus, and rotating speaker tones of the Soundblox 2 Orbital Modulator.
Michael Ross of Guitarmoderne.com demonstrates some cool guitar tricks with a headstock mounted Hot Hand USB and Ableton Live.
The Source Audio Programmable EQ and Soundblox 2 Dimension Reverb - the essential pedal combination for your acoustic guitar rig.
Guitarist Gary Backstrom blasts into orbit with this combination phaser, flanger, chorus, tremolo, and vibrato stompbox.
Guitarist Gary Backstrom pulls a multitude of filter effects from the SB Pro Poly-Mod Filter.
Jesse Remignanti, the creator of Hot Hand, talks about the inspiration and engineering behind the Hot Hand 3 Universal Wireless Effects Controller.
Source Audio visits Mr. Music in Boston to test Hot Hand 3 with several pedals made by other manufacturers.