Liam Howlett was the very first customer to purchase a Phoenix compressor and Culture Vulture distortion from Unity Audio before the company established their distributor and dealer networks.
Originally designed as a "distortion box" to simulate distortion in valve amps it has found lots of uses beyond this. Some owners use them on drum loops, vocals, piano sounds and even across entire tracks (it is a stereo unit).
Predominant distortion can be changed from even to odd harmonics with a simple switch.
“Thermionic Culture has always been an important part of The Prodigy’s sound. The new Limited Edition Culture Vulture takes it to a new level of sonic devastation.”
Warm sounds gently or create a noise like a 200 watt guitar stack with all the drivers slashed.
Independent channel operation
You can clearly hear the Culture Vulture in action on the bass line in Thunder.
In these pictures from The Prodigy's Instagram you can see Liam has this baby in use in his studio setup.