I want to use MIDI with your MIDI-enabled pedals, but I don't want to buy the Midibox. What are my options?
Here is a cheap midibox alternative we found on eBay that has worked just fine for us.
Fri, 5 Nov, 2021 at 1:25 PM
I need a good and cheap external switch for my Empress Reverb, Phaser, or Tremolo2
We tested this one and it works great! It's a normally-closed switch, so make sure the control port is set to that.
Mon, 17 Oct, 2016 at 9:24 PM
Instructions for using the V30 multi-track looper on the Echosystem and Reverb
The V30 looper is available on firmwares Echosystem 2.03 and Reverb 5.03 and above. We've made changes to the V30 looper since those versions.  The in...
Wed, 19 May, 2021 at 5:45 PM
Importing and exporting presets on the Reverb and Echosystem
If you are running Reverb 5.00 or Echosystem 2.00 or greater, you can now import and export your presets from an SD card. The SD card must be SDHC or SD...
Fri, 1 Jun, 2018 at 9:03 AM
Can I use MIDI Designer to control my MIDI-enabled Empress pedals?
YES! One of our great customers (Todd Pennington) meticulously made a layout for all the Empress pedals. Here's where the layout lives: https://mid...
Wed, 16 Sep, 2020 at 5:10 PM
Using Center Negative or Center Positive Power Supplies
All Empress pedals with the exception of the discontinued Superdelay use center negative power supplies.  The Superdelay uses a center positive power supply...
Fri, 26 Feb, 2021 at 2:13 PM
I cannot get the looper to work with my SD card on my Echosystem or Reverb
The looper can be a bit tricky to get going at first but once you get it set up things run pretty smoothly.  Remember the looper must be v30 or higher.  ...
Wed, 19 May, 2021 at 5:41 PM
What is that clicking noise on my Reverb or Echosystem when switching from buffered to true bypass?
This click is a preventative maintenance feature to work out the relays when switching bypass states in the advanced config menu.  Don't worry, there i...
Tue, 15 Jun, 2021 at 5:23 PM
What's the MIDI Type that our pedals use?
All of our pedals that have MIDI use MIDI Type A (MIDI Standard). Same as Korg and Make Noise.
Fri, 18 Mar, 2022 at 11:17 AM