We couldn't have said it better ourselves!! To find an Authorized Empirical Labs Distressor Dealer click here to go to our dealer page. Who uses the Distressor? See our partial User List for details!

Empirical Labs "Distressor" - this unique analog compressor allows the user to add 2nd or 3rd order harmonic distortion to the signal to emulate tape saturation the classic tube compressors of the '60's and 70's. It has become extremely popular since we released it - check out the glowing reviews in Mix, Electronic Musician, Studio Sound, Recording, and Pro Audio Review magazines.


Would you like to hear it?? Turn on the radio!! Or listen to Judy Saiya singing her new song "See you again", with the Distressor all over her vocals and on the mix.

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