The ultimate looper the Boss RC-300 Loop Station gives you three synchronized stereo tracks, each with their own volume control and a transport-control footswitches. Fully equipped with professional effects, Expression pedal and a massive control panel for quick and easy sound manipulation.
The Boss RC300 Loop Station offers connectivity for your instrument of choice (guitar, bass, keyboard, ect.) and takes it a step further with the inclusion of a phantom powered XLR input so you can connect virtually any microphone for singing or beatboxing, or mic up an acoustic instrument for inclusion in your loops. The Boss RC-300 Loop Station has enough built-in memory for up to three hours of recording time and USB connectivity to save your loops externally or import sounds as WAV files.
Three Stereo Tracks
With three independent stereo tracks at your disposal you can create and stack effects easily with the Boss Loop Station RC-300. The Auto Recording function only starts recording once you commence playing, singing or once audio is received from an external audio player, for crisp, succinct loops. Count-In mode gives you one-bar of rhythm before recording starts and ensuring you get the best possible loop you can Undo & Redo as you play.
The Boss Loop Station RC300 gives you full expressive & intuitive control over your loops. An Expression pedal sits at the far right of the unit, which can be assigned to a variety of parameters and each of three tracks comes with its own faders and REC/PLAY & STOP footswitches, there’s also a master pedal to start/stop all loops. If this is still not enough you can expand the Boss RC-300 further by adding additional Expression pedals and footswitches.
16 Onboard Effects
With 16 onboard effects, including Transpose, Flanger, Phaser, Modulator & vocal effects, you’ll never be short of inspiration. The Boss RC-300 Loop Station’s LOOP FX footswitch provides instant effects gratification and with parameters controlled by the Expression pedal you can enjoy hands-free effects manipulation on single tracks or your entire mix without interrupting your set.
Rhythm Guide and Preloaded Audio
Along with aiding your loop-creation the Boss RC-300 Loop Station provides you with an onboard library of rhythm patterns to play along with, and the Loop Quantize feature helps to keep you in time.
The Boss RC300 Loop Station’s rhythm library spans a number of types, such as rock, pop, shuffle & Latin, to cover most genres of music. Full control is given to the rhythm section with its own volume control, tempo/tap-tempo & time signature settings. Saving a phrase will also save the related rhythm type and time signature. Preloaded backing tracks, including bass tracks & piano tracks, give you something to play & perform with straight from the box.
With a standard USB cable you can connect the Boss RC-300 Loop Station up to your PC. This lets you import and export WAV files to and from the RC-300 allowing you to bring 16-bit/44.1kHz WAV files of up to 1.7GB in size onboard and back up your phrases.
Along with instrumental and vocal inputs the Boss RC300 Loop Station includes an AUX input to include external audio sources (from MP3 players, CD players, ect.) in your loops.
Manufacturer Boss Model RC-300 Loop Station Dimensions (H x W x D) 3" (536mm) x 21-1/8" (231mm) x 9-1/8" (76mm) Weight 8lbs (3.9kg) Input Power DC 9V (AC Adapter Included) Input Connectors
- 2 x Mono/Stereo Instrument
- 1 x Balanced XLR With Phantom Power
- 1 x 8" Stereo Aux
- Main Output: (L/Mono,R): 1/4" jack
- Sub Output: (L/Mono,R): 1/4" jack
- Headphones: 1/4" jack
- CTL 1, 2 / EXP 2 jack: 1/4" TRS
- CTL 3, 4 / EXP 3 jack: 1/4" TRS
- USB Connector
- MIDI Connectors (IN/OUT/THRU)*
*MIDI synchronization is possible with other RC-300 devices or when RC-300 is set to Master.
Effects Transpose, Flanger, Phaser, Pan, Tremolo, Slicer, Bend, Chorus, Robot, Female, Male, GT->Bass, Filter, Delay, Lo-Fi, Distortion. Maximum Loops 99 Phrases Rhythm Types 83 Phrases Total Looping Time Up To Three Hours USB Interface Hi-Speed USB (USB Mass Storage Class), Hi-Speed USB (USB-Audio) Pedals
- TRACK 1 REC/DUB/PLAY pedal
- TRACK 2 REC/DUB/PLAY pedal
- TRACK 3 REC/DUB/PLAY pedal
- TRACK 1 STOP pedal
- TRACK 2 STOP pedal
- TRACK 3 STOP pedal
- ALL START/STOP pedal
- LOOP FX pedal
- EXP 1 pedal
- TRACK 1 slider
- TRACK 2 slider
- TRACK 3 slider
- MASTER LEVEL knob
- RHYTHM LEVEL knob
- AUX knob
- INST knob
- MIC knob
Display 7 segments, 2 characters (LED), 16 characters, 2 lines (backlit LCD)
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