Catalinbread Short Focus Reverb Pedal

The Catalinbread Soft Focus is inspired by the Soft Focus patch on the Yamaha FX500, loved by shoegaze bands of the '90s. It improves upon the original, incorporating a mix control, superior preamp, and bypass-friendly tone. The Soft Focus offers a modifiable plate reverb split into three paths for varied effects, including a multi-voiced chorus modulator, reverb-mixed octave-up, and untouched reverb. The Mod and Symphony knobs allow for fine-tuning of chorus rate and octave level, respectively, paired with the tone of the reverb for a wide sound scope. Notably, it intentionally omits a fixed-time digital delay present in the original for better circuit memory.


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