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Question on which looper to buy

An email from R. asked the following: “Is there a looper run by battery with headphoneJack, multi effects and memory?Thank you, love your site!” I would like to share the response for the benefit of others and in case there are

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Question about a sampler

An email from T.S. asked the following: Pardon my ignorance regarding looping and the related technology as I am new to this realm of music production. There is a very specific application that I have in mind for live performances

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RC-30 Input Levels

An email from Mike S asked the following: “I read your helpful Q&A on the Boss RC 30 (http://loopermusic.com/equipment/boss-rc-30-looper-review) – I’ve recently upgraded to this model from the old RC 20XL. One big difference is that the RC 30 does

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Video for RC-30 Demo

I received the following email and decided to make the question and answer public to help others. From Hernan B: “Hi! I am looking for a video where I can see how works the boss rc 30. Do you have

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TC Electronic Ditto – Loop Pedal Review

TC DITTO- Top View

If you find this article useful please “like” on Facebook to let me know and share the link with your friends! Compare new and used pricing from Reverb.com, Amazon.com, and Guitar Center:  Reverb Pricing (new and used): TC Electronic DITTO

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Another loop pedal from DigiTech? Yep! [JamMan Express XT]

DigiTech (out of Sandy, Utah) has announced the pending release of a new pedal. That makes two within less than one year. Last September, they had released the JamMan Solo XT which was the first type 1 looper (category definitions)

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BOSS RC-505 announced!

Only four months into 2013, and we’ve seen two new loop pedals introduced by major brands (TC Ditto and EHX 45000). Now, there is a third! Roland (BOSS) announced the RC-505 this month. It is meant to be a table-top

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DigiTech JamMan Stereo FABE for verse-chorus functionality

We have had multiple questions about which affordable loopers allow you to perform verse-chorus-verse switching on the fly. The VOX VDL1 is a great option. Also, the DigiTech JamMan Stereo can work. If you go with the latter, then we would recommend

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Loop pedals hold their value

A friend commented to me the other day that he had purchased a DigiTech JamMan a few years ago and used it often. Then, he was surprised that when he went to sell it he was able to get close

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Looper Pedals vs iOS Looping Applications

If you find this article useful please “like” on Facebook to let me know and share the link with your friends! If you are just getting started with live looping there is no better way to try it out than

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