SG101 on the Web

Follow SurfGuitar101 on Twitter

Shoutbox

Tommyboy: How/Where can I get a playlist for April 8 on North Sea Surf Radio?
47 days ago

Clint: Ted Pilgrim (of Satan's Pilgrims) will be interviewed by Clint Beachwood Thursday, April 14th... see details in the "
42 days ago

Clint: ... show announcement forum.
42 days ago

mistermellow: whazzzzup!
38 days ago

Blindsmyth: spring king
37 days ago

Emilien03: Cool BANZAI!
30 days ago

james14000: Ok,i admit it..I'am SURFAHOLIC!!!!
29 days ago

Outerwave_Allen: DUDE! SURF'S UP IN THE I.E. OuterWave Surf Band will be performing Hot Instrumental California Surf Rock at Charlie's Stars and Stripes in Historic Downtown Upland, Charlie's is located at 296 N. 2nd Ave at the corner of C Street, Upland, CA. Come out for some cold beers, great food and Hot, Reverb Drenched Surf Rock!
21 days ago

Chippertheripper: Asbury park surf fest anyone??
3 days ago

bigtikidude: Cool you guys are on that!
22 hours ago

Please login or register to shout.

Current Contests

No contests at this time. Check out our past contests.

Donations

Help us meet our monthly goal:

99%

99%

Donate Now

SG101 Turns 10 Years Old!

SurfGuitar101 Forums » Recording Corner »

Permalink Reverb on reverb

New Topic
Goto Page: Previous 1 2

One good reason for recording a dry guitar signal is to make editing easier. If you record with a proper amount of surf reverb, you can't get rid of the 'tail' that will be present if you make a mistake.

If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.

BJB wrote:

One good reason for recording a dry guitar signal is to
make editing easier. If you record with a proper
amount of surf reverb, you can't get rid of the 'tail'
that will be present if you make a mistake.

Don't make any mistakes! Big Grin I'm sorry, I just couldn't resist. You make a good point, but adding reverb to an already amplified signal, never sounds the same to me as, for example, driving the reverb unit directly with the guitar and pushing that signal into the amp. This is one reason I no longer use on board reverb in my Fender combo amps and have added an outboard reverb unit. I prefer the 'verb be early in the chain, additionally there's effect of 3 more stages of tube pre amp in the tank in front of the amps input. But at the end of the day, no casual listener will know the difference and if your audience likes it enough to pay for the show,CD/download, who cares! Cool

Thanks a lot guys for all the advice and stories! We discussed matters beforehand with the producer about sound and balance. We're going to record with mikes (one near the amp and another further away)and direct input simultanously.

The Surfaders official website

Goto Page: Previous 1 2
Top