QuickTime (MP4) | iOS MP4
If you have never heard an Empirical Labs Distressor before then you must have seen one in various studio shots from around the world. The Distressor is a true modern classic that has a completely unique sound of it's own!
The Distressor features a unique combination of digitally-controlled analogue circuitry, which offers users the best of both worlds: exacting control and a warm, chunky, sometimes vintage sound.
It is extremely flexible and can be subtle when needed and can also go really hard at the push of a few buttons. Its obviously on the pricy end of the scale, however if you've got the cash you might as well spend it eh?...
More info at Empirical Labs
Emulate multiple mics, change proxmity and axis on the fly with UA Hardware
Girts shows off some of the new Erica Synths range, including the Graphic VCO, Black DSP 2 and the Resonant Filter