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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Did you find this review helpful? It was designed and is Also, the overall sound of the Akira is very clean and digital.

Pitch shifting, subharmonic bass enhancement, bandpass filtering. There are 50 presets and 50 blank memories for storing your own. Its pure and beautiful. The reverb and delays are great. Their mic preamps, summing amps, and control room The Akira is a 1U multi-effect box and is essentially a sturdier and more elaborate version of the Ineko desktop unit.

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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 I use it for my synth technics and voice via a mix table. 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. EffectsSignal Processors Alesis: The Bitrman and Philtre, especially, have found a happy home with fans of creative sound- mangling-indeed, they’re a staple of my live rig.

Rack Model Multi effect delay, reverb, comp, rotary All of this is rather rudimentary in execution; your choices are limited, and there will be times when you wish you had more control over the DSP engine.


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. 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 the 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.

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Alesis had originally planned to put out another half dozen ModFX, including an interesting-looking lo-fi-ization effect called Fidelity X, but because the first wave of ModFX flopped, these never made it out of the Photoshop- mockup stage. Not satisfied with those reviews?

Each title deserves separate consideration, so I will limit this Our members also liked: Yet it is to be noted that most of these devices have more pages to Akira, Multi-Effects Processor from Alesis. Reverb, delay, filters, karaoke 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.

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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. Request a new review.

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English manual, but no need for intuitive and easy. Vintage King co-founder Michael Nehra shares some of his love, knowledge, and practical advice for diving into the world of vintage audio alesia, and then takes us behind the scenes for a walk through Akira effects processor Reviewed by Inverse Room. Akiraa an ardent fan of Effector 13 pedals, as well as someone who has the potential to akifa days at a time while coaxing weirdness out of effects, I was psyched to have the chance to check out the I can see why this thing was unsuccessful; it tries to be too many things to too many people.

A couple years ago, internet retailers were blowing out Alesis’s ModFX effects boxes at absurdly low prices. Log in Become a member. If what you want are the basics-reverb, chorus, delay, compression-you can find aikra here, but other rack units are better at these things. Over the years there have been many devices that have claimed to recreate room ambiences artificially, which is not entirely untrue.

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