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Re: Space Station (was hypnotic music)

 I will disagree with you on the backwards delay.  It isnt that great 
compared to
my DD5.  Anyway-- What does everyone think about the reissue memory man?  
i am
thinking about buying a second delay pedal and having trouble decideing 
which on
to get.  Like i said, i have a Boss DD-5 and i have been thinking about the
memory man, that new korg dynamic echo, and that new DOD with 8 seconds of 
I have been dissappointed with the majority of DOD pedals except for my 
flanger, and the korg only has upto one second delay time, so can anyone 
give me
some advice?

Jay Allen

T.W. Hartnett wrote:

> >i noticed that in the original message, John wrote he uses his space 
> >to make sounds he always wanted to.  I got one a couple of months ago, 
>and i
> >have found that only the strings are really any good, the rest of the 
> >i could make with various combinations of other pedals.  I have also 
> >the ring modulator sounds to be really weak compared to my colorsound 
> >modulator.  what do you all think?
> I tried it out a few weeks ago on two gigs, and was sort of disappointed.
>  You can't edit the parameters on any of the patches, except to use the
> expression pedal to vary the parameter that Digitech has chosen
> (typically wet/dry blend, delay time or volume).
> The string swell patches were okay, but I've been using a compressor,
> Whammy Pedal, volume pedal and reverb/delay for years now, which gives me
> a lot more control of the swell envelope.  If you pick very, very, very
> lightly, there's no pick sound, but above that, you hear the multi-tap
> delay repeats of your initial attack.
> The backwards sound was very good.
> The bizarro sounds (pixelator, ring mod, random pitch shift) weren't
> enough to make me fork over $200.  I believe there was also a few
> auto-wah patches.
> If you don't have much in the way of effects, it may be a great buy for
> you.  If you've already got a Field Of LED's, you may want to demo before
> purchase.
> Travis