Tanabe Dumkudo Logan UT

The Dumkudo is simply a higher-gain version of the Zenkudo designed to work better with single-coil pickups. I like the extremely high-gain tones that you can get from this pedal when using humbucking or active pickups. Fans of the highest- gain Dumble tones—as in the classic slide playing of Lowell George and David Lindley with their ’70s-era Dumbles—might prefer the Dumkudo, whereas the Zenkudo might be a better choice for those preferring subtle, more controlled tones.

Ksm Guitars
(435) 753-6813
50 W 400 N
Logan, UT
Types of Instruments Sold
Electronic Keyboard, Band & Orchestral, Drums & Percussion, Sound Reinforcement, Recording Equipment, Guitars & Fretted Instruments, Print Music

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(435) 752-3055
29 S Main St
Logan, UT
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Acoustic Piano, Digital Piano, Electronic Keyboard, Organs, Band & Orchestral, Drums & Percussion, Sound Reinforcement, Guitars & Fretted Instruments, Print Music

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Miller Piano Clinic
(435) 258-2195
43 E Rocky Point Dr
Richmond, UT
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Acoustic Piano

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(435) 753-6813
50 W 400 N
Logan, UT
 
Stowe Family Music
(435) 833-9500
40 N Main St
Tooele, UT
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Digital Piano, Electronic Keyboard, Band & Orchestral

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Cache Valley Music
(435) 752-6002
545 N Main St
Logan, UT
Types of Instruments Sold
Acoustic Piano

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Piano Gallery Of Logan
(435) 752-7510
1940 N Main St
Logan, UT
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Digital Piano, Electronic Keyboard, Band & Orchestral

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Mountain Valley Music Supply
(435) 752-7652
1050 E 12600 N
Lewiston, UT
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Digital Piano, Electronic Keyboard, Organs, Band & Orchestral, Drums & Percussion, Sound Reinforcement, Guitars & Fretted Instruments, Print Music

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Lees Music
(435) 637-0134
58 E Main St
Price, UT
Types of Instruments Sold
Acoustic Piano, Digital Piano, Electronic Keyboard, Organs, Print Music

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Riverton Music, Inc.
(801) 254-4489
4650 S 3740 W
West Valley City, UT
Types of Instruments Sold
Digital Piano, Electronic Keyboard, Band & Orchestral

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Tanabe Dumkudo

GJ7T0272The Dumkudo ($310 direct) is simply a higher-gain version of the Zenkudo (see page 95) designed to work better with single-coil pickups. I like the extremely high-gain tones that you can get from this pedal when using humbucking or active pickups. Fans of the highest- gain Dumble tones—as in the classic slide playing of Lowell George and David Lindley with their ’70s-era Dumbles—might prefer the Dumkudo, whereas the Zenkudo might be a better choice for those preferring subtle, more controlled tones. Again, the three modes produce quite different sounds and sonic behaviors. The green mode reminds me of the ’70s Dumbles, while the blue mode is more in the ’80s Dumble vein, and the red mode is both Marshall-y and Dumble-y at the same time.

—Henry Kaiser

KUDOS Quiet. Terrific aggressive tones with higher-output pickups. Excellent modern classic tones with single-coil pickups.
CONCERNS Pricey. Low contrast between control labels and abalone background can make it difficult to read the controls on stage.
CONTACT tanabe.tv

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