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Red Panda Distribution Takeover

On 1. January 2016 W-music Distribution took over distribution for Detroit-based effect pedals manufacturer Red Panda, for Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg, Czech Republic, Slovakia and Poland. Red Panda produces high-class digital effect pedals, especially for experimental and expressionistic assessed, demanding musicians. All Red Panda effect pedals are developed and made in the United States, true to the company philosophy „Explore New Sounds”.

The following 4 stompboxes are currently available, suitable for guitar, bass, synthesizer, keyboards, electronic drums and studio etc. (instrument or line level):

Particle – granular delay pitch shifter
Grid – digital delay, pitch shifter in the feedback loop
Bitmap – bit crusher
Context – reverb

The specially developed Red Panda DSP algorithms combine modern signal processing technologies with the character of classical, digital hardware. The goal is to form and bend sounds in new, extraordinary and unusual ways. For this purpose, – accept the Context reverb – all Red Panda effect pedals feature an expression pedal connection with TSR jack socket.

Further information can be found on the manufacturers website:

And shortly of course also on:



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