Our guest on today’s Fretboard Journal Podcast is Chris Young, founder of Union Tube & Transistor. Chris walks us through Union’s history, his pedal lineup and his collaboration with Jack White, the ill-fated day he gave Tom Waits a pedal and more. We also hear about Union’s new optical compressor pedal, the Lab, which was inspired by Universal Audio’s rack-mounted LA-2A, LA-3 and LA-4.
While Chris was in Seattle, we also took him to Johnny Sangster’s Crackle & Pop studio to do a quick video demo. Watch the video below to hear the Lab in action.
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