AC003: Memory 3 (Ominous Tones)

Categories: Ambient, Audio Clips, Delay Effect Types, Dynamic Repeats, Expression Pedal, Factory Presets, Memory 3, Modulation, Multi-Tap Pattern, Repeats, Tone, Voicing
AC003: Memory 3 (Ominous Tones)

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The third preset uses two octaves up for both voicings with the dynamic repeats mode. This produces ominous high pitched tones when playing single notes. Playing chords adds an element of whistling wind to the sound. Use palm muting to control the level of the effect - the more you mute your strings, the louder the effect becomes. more ...

AC004: Memory 4 (Insta-Groove)

Categories: Audio Clips, Envelope, Factory Presets, Memory 4, Rhythmic, Voicing
AC004: Memory 4 (Insta-Groove)

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The fourth preset uses the envelope mode with time pattern 4 and random voicing 4 (rnd4) to create an instant groove on top of what you play. Your guitar signal is sliced up into beats and pitch shifted randomly to one of the following shifts: 2 octaves down, octave down, unison, octave up and 2 octaves up. more ...

AC005: Away

Categories: Analog Mode, Audio Clips, Delay Modes, Knobs and Buttons, Modulation, Multi-Tap Pattern, Repeats, Time Patterns, Voicing
AC005: Away

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This clip uses a lot of distortion before the TimeBender delay pedal. The TimeBender is setup to use an analog delay mode, slightly raised tone, some mod and repeats at about 60% and the mix fairly low at about 40%. The voicing is 8H U with time pattern 10 and a delay of 625 ms, which gives 3 taps on the left with octave up pitch shift and 3 taps on the right with no pitch shift. more ...

AC007: Octave Rhythm

Categories: Audio Clips, Delay Effect Types, Delay Modes, Dual Pattern, Moving Head Tape, Rhythmic, Time Patterns, Voicing
AC007: Octave Rhythm

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This clips uses the Moving Head Tape mode with the third time pattern and octave up and down voicing (8H 8L)to create a very cool rhythmic delay sound. The third time pattern is used with the tempo set to the quarter note time of the song to give a combination of on beat and off beat delays. This clips was recorded directly out of the TimeBender with a Fender Stratocastor guitar used for input. more ...

AC008: Ballerina

Categories: Audio Clips, Delay Modes, Digital Mode, Dual Pattern, Knobs and Buttons, Time Patterns, Voicing
AC008: Ballerina

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This clip illustrates the use of the digital delay with the first dual delay line (time pattern 2) and two fixed shifts (+9 st and +5 st). This clips was recorded directly out of the TimeBender. more ...

Voicing (Pitch Shifted Repeats) Description

Categories: Feature Descriptions, Knobs and Buttons, Voicing
Voicing (Pitch Shifted Repeats) Description

One of the most exciting features of the TimeBender is its ability to change the pitch of the delayed signals. When the voicing is set to Unison (U), the delayed signal has the same pitch as the guitar input, just like with traditional delay pedals. But with the TimeBender, you can change the delays’ pitch to one or two “voicings” that relate to the original note. more ...

Knobs and Buttons Description

Categories: Feature Descriptions, Knobs and Buttons, Mix, Modulation, Repeats, Store, Tempo Multiplier, Tone, Voicing
Knobs and Buttons Description

The buttons and knobs on the front panel are described in detail in this post. more ...

musIQ SmartStrum Pattern Description

Categories: Delay Effect Types, Feature Descriptions, Time Patterns, Voicing, musIQ SmartStrum Pattern
musIQ SmartStrum Pattern Description

You can set your time pattern on the TimeBender pedal by following these steps:

  1. Turn the Time Pattern Knob to the last position to select the Strum pattern (Str).
  2. Press and hold the right footswitch. The display briefly shows the currently stored key and flashes P while you hold down the footswitch. more ...

AC010: Diatonic Arpeggios

Categories: Analog Mode, Arpeggiated Delay, Audio Clips, Delay Effect Types, Multi-Tap Pattern, Repeats, Voicing
AC010: Diatonic Arpeggios

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This clip uses the 10th time pattern with voicing set to a 3rd and 6th down to produce diatonic arpeggios in the key of E. This clip was recorded directly out of the TimeBender with a Les Paul guitar used for input. more ...

AC011: Haunting Ping Pong

Categories: Ambient, Audio Clips, Moving Head Tape, Multi-Tap Pattern, Time Patterns, Uncategorized, Voicing
AC011: Haunting Ping Pong

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This clip uses the 10th time pattern with voicing set to a 4th and 5th up to produce a rather haunting diatonic ping pong effect . This clip was recorded directly out of the TimeBender with a Les Paul guitar used for input. more ...