Delay Effects

  What is ‘Delay’?   When someone shouts on top of a hill, the person hears himself back after sometime with a reduced volume. This phenomenon is known as ‘echo’. The same phenomenon when recreated artificially in the studio is known as ‘Delay’.   Going by the book, A...
Understanding Phase and Phasing

Understanding Phase and Phasing

Phase (sometimes called “position”) is the orientation of a cyclical waveform in time, relative to a another cyclical waveform.   Here is an analogy on a less abstract level… If I were to start singing Twinkle Twinkle Little Star from the lyrics “up above...
7 Expert Delay Effect Tips

7 Expert Delay Effect Tips

The Almighty Delay   Delay is one of the most used audio effects in music production. Not only is delay a very important effect in itself; it’s also one of the basic building blocks for many other effects, including reverb, chorus and flanger. If you listen...