Tag Archives: Effects

New Music Gear Monday: Eventide Physion Structural Effects Plugin

Transient shapers have become an integral part of the sound of a modern mix, but sometimes you need more adjustment than what is normally available, especially when it comes to sound design. That’s why transient shapers have entered another realm to become “structural effects processors” where a sound envelope is not only broken down to … Continue reading New Music Gear Monday: Eventide Physion Structural Effects Plugin

A Look At Modulation effects And Their Differences

Modulation refers to an external signal that varies the sound of an instrument or vocal in volume, timing or pitch. This includes effects like chorus, flanging and phasing, which are pretty standard mixing tools, to tremolo and vibrato, which are used mostly on guitars, synths and electric pianos. Between reverb, delay and modulation, modulation is … Continue reading A Look At Modulation effects And Their Differences

Origin Effects reissues the Cali76-TX compressor pedal

In celebration of building its 10,000th Cali76 Compact Deluxe, Origin Effects has announced limited reissues of the original full-sized Cali76-TX and TX-L compressor pedals. The two larger originals feature the same compression technology as the Cali76 Compact Deluxe, with the TX version sporting a custom-wound iron core transformer designed to subtly saturate and add extra … Continue reading Origin Effects reissues the Cali76-TX compressor pedal

Synthesis Technology E520 Hyperion Next Generation Eurorack Effects Processor Hands-On Demo

The Hyperion, currently under development via a Kickstarter project, is designed to go far beyond common Eurorack effects processors.… Read More Synthesis Technology E520 Hyperion Next Generation Eurorack Effects Processor Hands-On Demo

Unlock sound tricks in Ableton Live 10’s effects: new tips

There are some powerful sound creation possibilities lurking beneath Live’s built-in devices. Finding inspiration from Live effects is the topic of my second collaboration with Riemann Kollektion. In the first part of this tutorial series, I told you how to finish tracks faster using some of the latest shortcuts in Ableton Live 10.1. This time, … Continue reading Unlock sound tricks in Ableton Live 10’s effects: new tips

Eventide’s iOS effects are quietly becoming must-have tools

Without anyone really making much fuss about it, we suddenly live in an age when we can run effects more or less however we want. Eventide is a company known for hardware first. But they’ve taken that DSP power and moved it to a variety of platforms. So you can buy a reverb box, or … Continue reading Eventide’s iOS effects are quietly becoming must-have tools

Synthesis Technology Hyperion Stereo Effects Processor Now Available For Preorder

Texas-based Synthesis Technology has launched a Kickstarter project to fund production of their new E520 Hyperion Stereo Effects Processor for Eurorack modular synthesizers.… Read More Synthesis Technology Hyperion Stereo Effects Processor Now Available For Preorder

Learn about insert effects with MusicTech’s Logic Pro Tips

Continuing with our Logic Pro Tips series, Jono Buchanan covers the basics on Logic Pro X’s insert effects. In this video, Jono specifically works with Logic’s Chromaverb, and shows you how to introduce exciting effects to an otherwise dry piece of audio. In our Logic Pro Tips series, MusicTech’s Logic expert Jono Buchanan breaks down … Continue reading Learn about insert effects with MusicTech’s Logic Pro Tips