Rotosound The King Henry Phaser

Phasing that goes phurther

Branching out after the success of last year's fuzz pedal reissue, Rotosound has teamed up with electronics guru John Oram for a new range of effects, including this pedal: the King Henry Phaser.

"The King Henry offers lots of variation on that 70s phaser sound"

Phasers might not be the most popular modulation pedals these days, but they were a big deal in the early 70s, before chorus and flangers. The King Henry offers lots of variation on that 70s sound, via rate and depth controls.

Its secret weapon is the peak knob, which brings regeneration into the mix and emphasises the 'wow' in the sweep, giving you a sound like an auto-wah when you turn up the depth.

MusicRadar Rating

4 / 5 stars
Pros

Lots of variety on offer. Well built. Retro design.

Cons

Pricey.

Verdict

It's royally good phasing with a funky edge.

Available Outputs

1/4 Inch Jack

Available Inputs

1/4 Inch Jack

Country of Origin

UK

Battery/Adaptor Type

9V Battery Nine-volt mains adaptor

Features

True bypass

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