Tanabe Twin Custom Middletown OH

The larger housing of the Twin Custom is designed to accommodate any combination of two Zumkudo and Dumkudo pedals. The double Zenkudo version on review here offers a staggering range of tones. Overdriving the input of the second stage with the first circuit took sustain and timbre off into new territories that no single pedal could achieve alone.

Music Central
(513) 423-9477
1959 Central Ave
Middletown, OH
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Drums & Percussion, Sound Reinforcement, Recording Equipment, Print Music

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Moellers Music Center
(937) 424-6869
3425 Pendleton Cir
Franklin, OH

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Jebs Music
(740) 426-6373
465 Wellington Way
Springboro, OH

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Family Tree Music
(937) 748-8778
200 S Main St
Springboro, OH
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Drums & Percussion, Guitars & Fretted Instruments, Print Music

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Henderson Music Co
(513) 779-0333
8777 Cincinnati Dayton Rd
West Chester, OH
Types of Instruments Sold
Acoustic Piano, Digital Piano

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Fretware Guitars
(937) 743-1151
400 S Main St
Franklin, OH
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Guitars & Fretted Instruments

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Mehas Music Store Inc
(513) 867-1811
245 High St
Hamilton, OH
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Digital Piano, Electronic Keyboard, Band & Orchestral, Drums & Percussion, Sound Reinforcement, Guitars & Fretted Instruments, Print Music

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That Music Place
(937) 748-3501
277 W Central Ave
Springboro, OH

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Premier Pianos
(513) 779-4000
6449 Allen Rd
West Chester, OH
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Acoustic Piano, Digital Piano

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Van Patten Music
(513) 856-7598
320 Main St
Hamilton, OH
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Tanabe Twin Custom

gp0410_gear0274The larger housing of the Twin Custom($550 direct) is designed to accommodate any combination of two Zumkudo and Dumkudo pedals. The double Zenkudo version on review here offers a staggering range of tones. Overdriving the input of the second stage with the first circuit took sustain and timbre off into new territories that no single pedal could achieve alone. And when routed directly into the mixing console in the studio, the twin Zenkudo version sounded more like a good amplifier with a mic on it, providing outstanding note detail, dynamics, and tonal complexity. Given a choice of what to put in a Twin Custom, I would select a Zenkudo/Dumkudo pairing for classic sounds, or two Dumkudos for sheer over-the-top intensity and sustain. It’s worth noting that the Twin Custom (or any of the other Tanabes) may be ordered with a lighter colored simulated pearl top, which makes it easier to read the control labeling.

—Henry Kaiser

KUDOS Quiet. Extremely versatile. A wide variety of both subtle and powerful tones.
CONCERNS Very pricey.
CONTACT tanabe.tv

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