Rompler

ROM and Sampler   A term ROMpler comes from a slang term given to sound modules that feature stock presets based on samples stored in ROM. They generally, lack in-depth synthesis technology and sampling capabilities. The term is a conjunction of the terms ROM and...

Multi-Effect Signal Processors

What are multi-effect processors?   Rather than using several individual signal processor “boxes”, many signal processing devices are designed so they can perform more than one function. This means that a single black box can create more digital effects. For...

Spectrogram

What is an audio spectrogram?   An audio spectrogram is a visual representation of sound. Spectrogram, in general, is a time-varying spectral representation which shows the variation of spectral density of a signal with respect to time. Spectrograms (or...

Spectrum Analyzer

What is a Spectrum Analyzer   The spectrum analyzer is a specialized type of a sound level meter. Consequently, it allows the engineer to examine the amplitude versus the frequency spectrum of a sound. They use multiple sets of filter networks and vertical colums...