Review of the Akai E2 Headrush looper pedal. The user manual isn’t as helpful as you would expect it to be so you will have to discover some of the features. Is there an optional expressional pedal that I can add to the Akai E2 HeadRush to control. Akai E2 Headrush Delay Looper Pedal Manual. Akai Professional E2 Headrush Review – based on Question/Answer format so you can skip around to . You would need to manually do this.

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Now shuts down at any point of a loop. That being said, this pedal is not the quietest out their either. The problem started after i had been rehearsing in a very dry and dusty barn actually.

If you choose to purchase through these links, we receive a small commission, but the price stays the same for you. TG Golden Did you find this review helpful? Same pedal reassembled about an hour later, with towel lint added for your viewing pleasure. However, the FX do not work while looping. Friends have suggested earthing the DI unit not sure what that means in a gig context!

I understand the JamMan has a lot more recording time than that. Plus, the switches are intermittent and the unit stops the loop when it feels like it. Now nothing but frustration.


In this mode, the Akai E2 Headrush lets you play and record a phrase that can be played back as a loop immediately. February 16, at This page needs more stuff! It would be greatly appreciated.


In other words, you cannot adjust the individual input level for each layer that you loop. September 13, at Leave a Reply Click here to cancel reply.

One akia solution to this, unless you are playing something that cuts right through, is to use tonal variation via your pickup switches to solve the mix issue. I did 2 things, I sprayed contact cleaner into the pots and I also resoldered all the joints of the pots to the PCB.

Wonder what to tackle next. July 18, at No quantize option available. Maybe another reader has a suggestion here. If you are buying it anyway, why not let some of your cash go to your favorite web site?

Akai E2 HeadRush – Looper Review

Seriously, after an order of magnitude shorter time poking around than I had already done before cleaning, I feel pretty comfortable that I understand how to get it to do the things I want headrusb do. Aliya, the best way to learn about the HeadRush is to plug it in and try it! If you use only the Ehadrush output, you get both your original signal and the delayed signal together in the one output.


To print the manual completely, please, download it. I tried using one I had found from a cordless phone and it made a hum. So basically ultimately i would like to rackmount the jam man and have a fs-6 type switch on the floor. January 11, at Akai E2 Headrush Mode Selector. The box in the middel of the wires hums but no power seems to be getting to the pedal.

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August 11, at The same goes for polarity. Search Usenet archives for E2 Headrush posts. Significantly, because there is no quantize option, you will need spot-on timing to be able to use this effectively as is the case with any looper pedal. As someone said earlier in this section, I also have a buzzing E2 unit that I only really noticed when I hopped onstage!