Empress Echosystem vs. Hughes & Kettner Replex

This is a comparison of the Empress Echosystem with the Hughes & Kettner Replex.
In this demo I compare different settings of drive and vintage factor of the Hughes & Kettner Replex with varying tape modes of the Empress Echosystem.

 

0:12 Replex:single head, vintage factor fccw/ Echosystem: new tape
0:48 Replex:single head, vintage factor at 13 o’clock/ Echosystem: old tape with modulation
1:12 Replex:single head, drive at noon/ Echosystem: Echoplex with saturation
2:17 Replex:single head, clean setting/ Echosystem: Space Echo
2:58 Replex:dual head, vintage factor maxed/ Echosystem: dual parallel old tape
3:47 in the mix

gear: Fender Telecaster, DelayDude Custom Amp, Shure SM57, Cubase, Evidence Audio SIS Cables.