January 23, 2011

Ducking Delay

Thanks everyone for the feedback on the last post! You’ve given me some good ideas and a renewed enthusiasm for making some new tutorials. Please keep the suggestions coming! In this tutorial, I demonstrate how to make a ducking delay, which is a delay that becomes louder in the empty spaces between phrases. The technique [...]

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April 20, 2009

OhmBoyz Delay Demo

The folks over at Ohm Force were kind enough to send me their plug-ins to check out. All their products are all really unique and fun to use, but one stuck out as particularly useful to me. OhmBoyz (79.00 EUR) is a powerful delay plugin available in VST 2.0, RTAS and AU formats for Mac or PC. The [...]

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Posted in: Digidesign Pro Tools, Reviews
March 14, 2009

Better Delay Feedback

In this tutorial I use a standard delay plug-in and the busses to create a more unique delay feedback than the standard feedback control usually offers. Also, automated aux sends are addressed. The song in this video was performed, produced, and engineered by students of mine. The producer/engineers were Roger Lemmon and Stephen Findley. The [...]

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February 21, 2009

Creative Gating, Part 3

In this last creative gating tutorial a gate is used to make the snare drum pop out in a room mic track, making the room mic cleaner sounding and more usable in the mix. I hope you’ve enjoyed the series. Be sure to add a comment with any questions. Once again, a special thanks to [...]

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Posted in: Digidesign Pro Tools, Engineering Technique, Tutorials