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Radial announces Brittaney Geisler as newest engineering team member

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Brittaney Geisler Newest member of Engineering

Radial Engineering Ltd. is pleased to announce the addition of Brittaney Geisler to the Vancouver, BC based team. As part of Radial’s growing team of engineers, Brittaney will be focused on high level product design, mechanical and graphical design of new products, embedded software design, digital audio design and high fidelity analogue audio design. Brittaney…

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Radial’s acoustic division launches new website, features customized user experience and more

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Primacoustic New Website

Radial’s sister company, Primacoustic, is pleased to announce the launch of their new website featuring a streamlined user experience that customizes to the individual user’s needs, a brand new blog section announcing the latest product news and featured applications as well an extensive library of educational resources. The site retains the very popular online room…

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MMR Magazine – Interview with Radial Engineering CEO Peter Janis

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The following is an interview published by MMR Magazine in the November 2016 issue by Christian Wissmuller.  With a history tracing back into the late 1970s, Tonebone has long been the go-to brand for any number of professional, performing musicians who appreciate and depend upon well designed effects pedals that can withstand the wear-and-tear and abuse…

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The Radial 4-Play™ Direct Box is Now Shipping!

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Radial Engineering Ltd. is pleased to announce the 4-Play™, a unique direct box designed for artists who employ multiple instruments on stage. The 4-Play begins with a standard ¼” input for acoustic guitar, mandolin, fiddle or bass. In fact, it works great on just about any instrument. A mute footswitch lets you silence the switcher…

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Supertramp’s Roger Hodgson Always Gives a Little Bit… More

Tales from the Rhodes

Back in 2015, Radial’s Peter Janis (CEO) and Jim Rhodes (Artist Relations) caught up with former Supertramp member and classic rock icon, Roger Hodgson, in Vancouver, BC. Roger was in search of some DIs for his Guild® acoustic guitars and a DI for bass player, Dave Carpenter. Roger tried out the JDI Stereo on his acoustics…

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The Tonebone Headlight is Now Shipping!

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4-Play Direct Box

Vancouver, BC – Radial Engineering Ltd. is pleased to announce the Tonebone Headlight™, a compact guitar amp selector, is now shipping. The Headlight is able to sequentially activate up to four amps using a single footswitch. A second muting footswitch may be used for quiet on-stage tuning or switching instruments between songs. It can also be…

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Cruising With Radial – Tales From The Rhodes

Tales from the Rhodes
Florida Georgia Line visits Radial Engineering

Radial has enjoyed a long and solid relationship with Florida Georgia Line band members Tyler Chiarelli (lead guitar), Dan Weller (keyboard, ganjo, guitar), and Tom Beaupre (bass). All use Radial and Tonebone gear on the road and we are very thankful for their support. Following a soldout show at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, BC on…

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The Movement is Tempting – Tales From The Rhodes

Tales from the Rhodes
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The Temperance Movement are a British blues rock band formed in 2011 by Glasgow-born vocalist Phil Campbell and guitarists Luke Potashnick and Paul Sayer. The rhythm section consists of bassist Nick Fyffe and the Australian-born drummer Damon Wilson. Luke was replaced by friend, and guitarist, Matt White in 2016. They have released 2 albums, a…

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Radial announces Gary Zywiecki as new Manager of Engineering

Gary Zywiecki Hired as Engineering Manager

Vancouver, BC – Radial Engineering Ltd. is pleased to announce the addition of Gary Zywiecki  to the Vancouver, BC based team. Gary’s new role as Manager of Engineering heads all the R&D activities from product concept to launch.  He leads a multi-disciplinary team of engineers, advancing products that span from vintage vacuum tube technology to cutting…

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What Type of Direct Box Works Best for Bass Guitar?

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DI for bass

The following article, written by Radial President and CEO Peter Janis, first appeared in the January 2011 edition of Live Sound International.  What type of direct box works best for bass guitar? The answer is easy: it depends. In fact, more than anything else, it depends on the type of bass that the DI is…

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