TC-Helicon announces four effects pedals for vocalists
(Dave Molter | Posted 2010-11-19)
Why should guitarists, bassists and keyboardists have all the fun? TC-Helicon is proud to announce the arrival of the VoiceTone Singles range four vocal processing pedals, each with a single mission: to allow any vocalist to deliver jaw-dropping performances.
VoiceTone Singles are the ultimate combination of tone and simplicity. Each of
the four effects has inherited algorithms from the award-winning VoiceLive 2, so although VoiceTone Singles come in small packages they deliver a big sound.
VoiceTone Singles not only deliver the sound vocalists dream of in a compact and easy to operate pedal, they also push the boundaries of innovation with the addition of Mic Control TC-Helicons unique and innovative new technology that allows vocalists to switch the effects on and off with TC-Helicons brand new MP-75 Modern Performance vocal microphone.
Up to four VoiceTone Singles can be connected together with the Singles Connection Kit to form the ultimate vocal processing chain. The kit includes a 12V power supply, 3 x DC daisy-chaining connectors, 3 x short XLR cables.
Each of the VoiceTone Singles pedals feature:
Studio quality mic-pre with phantom power
Balanced XLR output
Recessed gain knob that prevents accidental bumps on stage
USB for connecting to VoiceSupport for added tips, tricks, support and updates
Die-cast steel design
Audio performance to rival high-end front-of-house mixers
Remote Mic Control with TC-Helicon MP-75 microphone
VoiceTone T1 Adaptive Tone & Dynamics
Never before has it be so quick and easy to dial EQ, compression and de-essing in to your performances. The T1 lifts its adaptive algorithms from the award-winning VoiceLive 2, so any vocalist can be sure that its pure TC-Helicon tone all the way.
Adaptive Shape tailors EQ to your voice in real time
Adaptive Compression & De-essing help voice to fit in to the recording
Punch in the Warmth control for added low-end presence
VoiceTone C1 HardTune & Correction
Now its possible to add anything from subtle tuning to full on HardTune-style pitch correction to your vocals finally a pitch correction tool that can be used live with total confidence!
HardTune algorithm ported directly from award-winning VoiceLive 2
Guitar in/thru input for hands-free control of key and scale
Manual selection of key / scale for non-guitarists
Adjust from subtle, natural pitch correction to HardTuned vocals
Added Gender control for even more expressive control
Chromatic mode for set and forget live correction
VoiceTone D1 Doubling & Detune
Instantly add a range of Doubling & Detuning effects for unbelievably natural and authentic sounding thickening and layering of vocals.
Double algorithms are taken from the award-winning VoiceLive 2
Eight different styles allows a range of doubling and detuning effects
New synchronized voicing scheme adds ultimate realism
Dry / Wet mix rotary for the ideal blend
VoiceTone R1 Vocal Tuned Reverb
Why not take control of the most important effect of all, right from the stage? With R1 a huge range of first class, studio-quality reverbs are ready to be dialed in from lush halls to tight ambiences and anything in between.
Reverb algorithm tuned for classic and contemporary vocal reproduction
8 pre-authored styles offer ease of use and a huge
variety of spaces
Dry / Wet mix control for easy blending
Shipping: North America: Europe & Asia: December 2011; January 2011
VoiceTone T1: US$179, 122
VoiceTone C1: US$235, 160
VoiceTone D1: US$205, 140
VoiceTone R1: US$205, 140
From a press release.