“We decided to try and make that sonic signature available to the guitar community without the $100k price tag”: J. Rockett launches the Airchild Six Sixty – a new pedal inspired by “the best compressor ever made”

J. Rockett Airchild Six Sixty
(Image credit: J. Rockett)

J. Rockett Audio Designs has introduced its latest compressor pedal, the Airchild Six Sixty.

With the launch of this nifty utility stompbox, J. Rockett becomes the latest firm to release a stompbox inspired by a classic studio compressor, with this launch looking to channel the “sonic signature” of what the company introduces as “the best compressor ever made”.

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Matt Owen
Senior Staff Writer, GuitarWorld.com

Matt is a Senior Staff Writer, writing for Guitar World, Guitarist and Total Guitar. He has a Masters in the guitar, a degree in history, and has spent the last 16 years playing everything from blues and jazz to indie and pop. When he’s not combining his passion for writing and music during his day job, Matt records for a number of UK-based bands and songwriters as a session musician.