VS Audio: Blackbird Deluxe

The Blackbird Deluxe is the latest and greatest offering from VS Audio of Athens, Greece. It does very convincing light to medium driven amp tones of 'brownface' and 'blackface' era Deluxe Reverbs. But it doesn't stop there; a warm, dynamic and independently controlled Bias Tremolo (Vibrato) is on tap and there's a handy Send & Return effects loop as well. Two stages of gain are footswitchable and the whole thing is typical of VS Audio - brilliant. If you're after those classic tones, you need to have a look at the Blackbird Deluxe.

Today's tools:

Guitar: '60 clone Partscaster featuring Seymour Duncan Five-Two pickups
Amp: Axe-FX III MKII running Cygnus FW 20.01 Public beta 2 - Custom Audio Clean channel amp model and appropriate IR's.
Cables: BOSS
Strings: Ernie Ball Slinky or Paradigm
Power Supply: Eventide PowerMax by Cioks
Mic: Samson Airline77 (me)
Camera: iPhone 11 Pro and Canon D60
Soundcard: PreSonus Quantum & Fractal Audio Systems Axe-FX III MKII (guitar, mixing and bouncing).
Desktop Monitors: PreSonus R80 R-Series Active AMT Studio Monitors (https://www.presonus.com)
Computer: 2017 Apple iMac Pro, 2.5 GHz 14-Core Intel Xeon W, 64 GB 2666 MHz DDR4, Radeon Pro Vega 64X 16 GB
Software: Logic Pro X, Apple Final Cut Pro X, Compressor.
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