Art TCS tube compressor

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by kristoffer, Jul 8, 2004.

  1. kristoffer


    Jul 8, 2004
    Anybody tested the Art tcs tube compressor on bass? I really want a rackmount tube compressor, and this one is not alot of money.

  2. SuperSluggard


    Jan 2, 2004
    I'm also interested to know.
  3. bump

    old thread, looking at purchasing it in the comming week if I can

    any reports on this puppy?
  4. dunamis


    Aug 2, 2004
    I haven't tested the the TCS but I gig with an old ART Levelar-- wouldn't be without it. I think the TCS circuit is basically the same.

    I like the Levelar because it's very transparent and natural sounding. I get sustain, punch, and even tone without the "squished" sound that a lot compressors produce.

    If the TCS is anything like the Levelar, I think you'll like it.