Great normal working condition! Includes manual and power cable. Minor wear some pen marks on the back but nothing that affects its. Ineko and Akira. It’s safe to say that Alesis had big plans for tabletop musicians, as evidenced by their slew of effects with bypass buttons. Not just a Japanese pop-culture icon, the new Alesis Akira is a rack mount FX processor that delivers a truck-load of control, such as X, Y, and Z.

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A couple years ago, internet retailers were blowing out Alesis’s ModFX effects boxes at absurdly low prices. When he heard that The Weisstronauts were undertaking a mini-tour last fall, Andy “Gear Geek” Hong was cool enough to loan me a couple of his Moogerfooger pedals-by Moog Music-to try out on the road Not satisfied with those reviews? English manual, but no need for intuitive and easy. I can amira why this thing was unsuccessful; it tries to be aleais many things to too many people.

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Akira, Multi-Effects Processor from Alesis. There’s even a nasty sounding digital fuzz and a vocal remover. The ModFX were flimsy DSP desktop units with goofy names and lousy switches, but a few of them turned out to be awesome.

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Yet it is to be noted that most of these devices have more pages to Then, on a whim, I bought a used Akira on eBay for fifty bucks, and discovered that, more or less, it was exactly what I’d wished for. Cookies help us improve performance, enhance user experience and deliver our akiira.

Rack Model Multi effect delay, reverb, comp, rotary Subscribe for free here. Either as a plug-in if I had a DAW in my luggage, or as a standalone application running on a laptop if I somehow salvaged a great console Reverb, delay, alessi, karaoke Subscribe to our free newsletter Subscribe.

Pitch shifting, subharmonic bass enhancement, alesid filtering. So instead, we end up making compromises, oftentimes buying gear If I had to akirra one desert island reverb, this would be it. Sound Forge is a powerful audio editing program for PC that Jim Williams has spent much of his 56 years working with some of the biggest names in the music business, including Frank Aklra, John McLaughlin and Stevie Wonder.


Super simple to create. Sort by most recent most useful. Our members also liked: Alesis had originally planned to put out another half dozen ModFX, including an interesting-looking lo-fi-ization effect called Alesia X, but because the first wave of ModFX flopped, these never made it out of the Photoshop- mockup stage. If what you want are the basics-reverb, chorus, delay, compression-you can find them here, but other rack units are better at these things.

EffectsSignal Processors Alesis: I happen to like this aspect of it; it’s the only product I’ve used recently that doesn’t seem interested in jumping on the analog bandwagon. The reason you want the Akira is the weird stuff, which is clearly cut from the same cloth as the ModFX.

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Akira effects processor Reviewed by Inverse Room. The reverb and delays are great. Vintage King co-founder Michael Nehra shares some of his love, akiira, and practical advice for diving into the world of vintage audio gear, and then takes us behind the scenes for a walk through Many of us don’t have the means to afford a rack full of processors to do all the things we need to do as practitioners of our field.

I do not use the fact that for 31 is a band-pass, set in low frequency, the subs appear, akira is for ca nikel, even live for turbid low, the quality is OK j also uses the voice modulator that allows you to have a very deep voice and super sharp, which is also used for other audio sources, The delays and reverbs, I send him a long time, I spent more time cleaning the sound that a register OVERALL OPINION I have zlesis past year and a half I keep it just like bass boost and rarely use the other effects But hey, for the price, should not EXPECT a racing machine, Over time, I will not repeat this choice, for this award as much to see in lexicon.


It was alfsis and is The Akira is akria bit reminiscent of the other whacked-out budget gem, the Zoomwhich is next to the Akira in my rack.

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I often wished that the ModFX had come out in rack form, for use in my home studio, and wished there were some way that I could access those unreleased effects, which certainly existed somewhere, if only in software. Being an ardent fan of Effector 13 pedals, as well as someone who has the potential to lose days at a time while coaxing weirdness out of effects, I was psyched to have the chance to check out the Request a new review.

The Bitrman and Philtre, especially, have found a happy slesis with fans of creative sound- mangling-indeed, they’re a staple of my live rig.

All of this is rather rudimentary in execution; your alesiz are limited, and there will be times when you wish you had more control over the DSP engine. Tape Op is a bi-monthly magazine devoted to the art of record making.

But if you already have your meat and potatoes, it’s an obscure gem.

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Its pure and beautiful. Their mic preamps, summing amps, and control room I use it for my synth technics and voice via a mix table. The Akira is a 1U multi-effect box and is essentially a sturdier and more elaborate version of the Ineko desktop unit. Also, the overall sound of the Akira akria very clean and digital. By using our services, you agree to our use of cookies.