Most Lush Dripping Wet Chorus Pedal?

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Post by controlFreak » Mon May 01, 2017 6:44 pm

MiniFooger choruses are nice, and have feedback so you can get non-traditional chorus sounds. Stereo outs too!

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Post by anarchy4bits » Tue May 02, 2017 12:43 am

Strymon DECO is amazing as tape chorus in wide stero mode and had stereo in and out.

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Post by esotericmetal » Sat Jun 10, 2017 4:42 pm

Deco does have a very nice chorus but is limited. The minifoogeris hands down the best chorus pedal I've used. Goes from absolutely gorgeous to clangy and nauseous.

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Post by ben_hex » Sun Jun 11, 2017 6:03 am

I've always got on well with the Marshall Supervibe. Just got that back out and onto the pedal board and it's working well with synths and guitar.
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Post by JustGlyphs » Mon Apr 23, 2018 3:07 am

Fairfield Circuitry Shallow Water and Walrus Audio Julia both sound terrific

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Post by s.l.o.w » Mon Apr 23, 2018 6:22 am

The Tortuga Martini is the chorus pedal on my main pedal board.

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Post by forestcaver » Mon Apr 23, 2018 11:51 am

I’ve tried a few but the one I keep coming back to is the Arion SCH-1 - feels cheap and plasticky but an amazing sound!

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Post by milkshake » Mon Apr 23, 2018 2:15 pm

The Boss CE-1 is good but equally good, in different way's, are the Roland Dimension D/Boss Dimension C units. The TC and Behringer copies are great to.

One special mention should go to the Eminent Ensemble chorus found in their organs like the 310. JMJ Oxygene is full of the 310 string ensemble chorus with a small stone phaser. Nothing sounds better than that.
Just listen to this. JMJ starts playing the 310 at 5.36 you can see him playing at 6.00.
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Post by Sidechaining » Wed Apr 25, 2018 3:13 am

thetwlo wrote:this looked interesting, anyone try one?
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I have and i can't recommend it enough. in terms of pure juicyness as a layer it might not compete some of these others, but with the envelope following function the way you play it can result in some EXTREMELY juicy sounds. Especially fun if you're into sticking chorus before some sort of gain (for weird emphasized chorus artefact nonsense) as theres such a connection between what you're doing with your hands/brain and whats coming out

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Post by TranscendMoreDimensions » Wed Mar 27, 2019 1:44 am

Has anyone tried running a synth through Chase Bliss Warped Vinyl chorus? I've been trying to run my Prophet through it, but it's not terribly chorus-y.

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Post by hippo1 » Thu Mar 28, 2019 6:40 am

Check out the Wardenclyffe by Hungry Robot. Mono only; but true analog wetness. Resonance very adjustable, and has a built-in (if you want it) Hi/Lo-pass filter. Very cool, inexpensive 'boutique' pedal.

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Post by Andrew Montreal » Mon Apr 08, 2019 10:15 pm

I went through a few chorus pedals and finally landed on the Cluster Flux. Magical warmth. A little thicker than most but glorious.

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Post by sduck » Mon Apr 29, 2019 11:58 am

Has anyon mentioned the Empress Nebulus yet? I'm really liking it, and I hate most chorus pedals. I bought it mostly for the flanger sound, which is really great, but find that I'm mostly using it for the chorus.

And over the years I've found chorus effects to be very problematical and subjective. A box that sounds sterile and boring at home might sound perfect in a band situation. And that same pedal might sound awful on a recording. For years I had a DOD chorus pedal, an old one that is now considered one of the classic chorus pedals. But I hated it - it sounded like ass at home. But live, it was a subtle miracle worker.
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Post by tdutz » Wed May 08, 2019 7:57 pm

I've been on this same mission for years too . . . I love that lush chorus appeal. I landed on the Visual Sound H2O pedal in the analog realm but then got the Neunaber Inspire Tri Chorus pedal. And it is truly a wonderful thing. It doesn't smear the dry signal the way many choruses can, so the tone stays crystal clear AND dripping wet at the same time. Check out Pete Thorn's demo on the 'Tube.

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Post by Figures » Tue May 28, 2019 5:39 pm

Figures wrote:LOVE my Maxon/Ibanez BC9

or nice cheap alternative DOD FX65
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Also got a great deal of love now for BOSS CE3
Maybe not most talked about BOSS But great, one of those not so dripping mind but missed when switched off.

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Post by shaft9000 » Sun Jun 16, 2019 10:07 am

Howie_Doodat wrote:Image
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i have the boss CE-2w now, and while it's wonderful and compact and flexible it doesn't quite clone the CE-1.
i'm guessing that the tolerances of the newer SMD components are much more precise. They have an obviously higher signal-to-noise ratio. The noise floor of original spec CE-1 I dunno - comparisons may be skewed by aging capacitors in the CE-1.

And remember there is nothing to stop anyone from using more than one chorus pedal at the same time.....it doesn't have to all come from one circuit
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Post by Christopher Winkels » Sun Jun 16, 2019 10:31 am

This is heresy, I know, but the best chorus pedal I have is the Zoom MS-70 CDR's algorithm mimicking the EHX Small Clone.

Better than the Boss CE-2W. Better than the CE-5. Better than the Small Clone itself (told you I was heretical).


The only downside to the Zoom is that it doesn't play nicely with all amps. When plugged into my Marshall it introduces an unacceptable hum into the the line, but doesn't do so with my Fender Bassbreaker 15.

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Post by Fallen_lassen » Mon Jun 17, 2019 8:32 am

Boss vb 2w. In combination with a Boss dimension d. :guinness:

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Post by 1986Bowler » Tue Jun 18, 2019 9:54 pm

I've got the Hotone Choir chorus pedal.
It's pretty lush, and with an awesome blue LED under a clear Les Paul speedknob!


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Post by smetak » Fri Jun 21, 2019 6:27 am

Latest incarnation - amazing effect!

https://chaseblissaudio.com/product/warped-vinyl-hifi/

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Post by JimY » Fri Jun 21, 2019 4:17 pm

I can't work out why so few chorus effects have used multiple phased LFO BBD delays like the Eminent/Solina did.
They are even rare in digital multi-fx that otherwise have oodles of different algorithms. You might get a stereo chorus with 2 delays, but only one LFO.

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Post by sduck » Fri Jun 21, 2019 10:03 pm

There was something like that in the pod XT I seem to remember. It worked well for some situations, but sometimes it just made you sound drunk or something.
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Post by JimY » Mon Jun 24, 2019 8:43 am

Probably complex super rich chorusing just doesn't work well for something as dynamic and full as guitar chords. Those string synths had thin high-passed waveforms.

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