Talk Box

Talk Box history   The Talk Box dates back to at least 1939 when big band musician Alvino Rey used an early version. You can actually see Rey perform a slightly bizarre-sounding version of “St. Louis Blues” with “Stringy,” the talking...

Octaver

What is an Octaver?   Octaver audio effect is a simpler form of a harmonizer. While harmonizer, as its name suggests, creates harmonies from more than two notes, octaver works by shifting the original but for an octave up or down. Guitarists commonly use this...