TC Electronic Pedal Alter Ego 2
There’s no denying that we truly love delay here at TC Electronic and with ProGuitarShop we’ve found a collaborator that shares our unparalleled passion for delay. This has resulted in two delay pedals, which in no time at all have become modern-day classics due to their painstaking recreations of vintage echo-machines of the past. Now we’re bringing you the best features and sounds from the original Alter Ego and Alter Ego X4, combined in a new pedal which is sure to satisfy all of your vintage-vibed echo needs!
– 9 exclusive Delay sounds, expertly crafted by TC Electronic and ProGuitarShop
– A true celebration of the best of the best in tape, analog and digital delays
– TonePrint Enabled – for a world of signature effects
With Alter Ego 2 you get 9 vintage delay sounds carefully reproduced by the echo experts at ProGuitarShop and TC Electronic. And trust us, these guys know echo tone and we know you’ll agree once you hear it! You’ll find everything from sweet saturated EchoPlex* repeats, the unique magnetic drum delays of the legendary Echorec*, an exclusive modulated take on TC’s own 2290 delay unit to tons of other classic echo tones. Heck, if we didn’t know any better, we would be sure that this pedal contained real moving parts.
Back To The Future
Alter Ego 2 has received an elegant graphical overhaul so it’s not just your tone that receives a massive upgrade, but also the coolness-factor of your pedalboard. Combine that with stereo I/O, the amazing audio-tapping feature and the innovative TonePrint technology and you’ve got yourself a pedal that may sound old-aged but is practically taken straight from the space-age.
TonePrint – Signature Effects
TonePrint, signature versions of delays made by music’s finest (from rock royalty, to YOU via our TonePrint Editor) allows you to cram as many delay types into this little miracle as your heart desires. From custom tuned tones by music’s elite, to classic takes on legendary sounds, your vision is your sound.
– Alter Ego V2 Vintage Echo is compatible with every Flashback Delay TonePrint
True to Tone
You love tone, so do we, and our design philosophy testifies to that. So whatever route you wanna go, we got your back. With optimized headroom, True Bypass or Buffered Bypass switch and Kill-Dry on/off, this pedal guarantees optimal tonal integrity and zero loss of tone. And, no matter if the pedal is on or off your precious dry sound is always passed through the pedal unharmed in all it’s pure analog glory due to an Analog-Dry-Through.
Backstage Pass – All Access
With Alter Ego Vintage Echo V2 Delay, getting tones is a cinch. Dialing in sounds is quick and intuitive and it’s one of those pedals where you just can’t seem to get anything else but awesome sounds.
Controls the delay time, which, apart from the Slapback, can go up to 7 seconds.
Determines how pronounced the effect is. From subtle ambience to total timewarp.
Allows you to select quarter notes, dotted eighths or a dual delay combination of both (of which “the Edge” would very much approve).
Set the number of repetitions and how much effect is fed back to the input – short and snappy or infinite soundscapes … you decide!
Sets your delay type. Makes a mean panini. Only one of these is actually true.
TonePrint pedals offer both true- or buffered bypass. It simply means that no matter what your setup or situation, TC pedals give you optimal signal integrity so the ‘you’ in your playing shines through with unparalleled clarity and definition.
Alter Ego Delay’s Resume
– 9 exclusive delay modes custom tuned by ProGuitarShop and TC Electronic
– 11 delay types including looper
– Audio Tapping
– 7 seconds of delay
– 40 second looper
– Stereo in & out
– True Bypass
– Delay Time, Feedback and Repeat controls
– Spillover on/off
– Easy battery access
– Small footprint
– High quality components
– Road-ready design