Is Echo The Same As Delay?

Audio effects by design, alter sound. Delay and echo are some common effects that are discussed in music production, often to figure out a difference between the two. Within context, Echo and Delay are similar but NOT the same. Echo creates an ambient time shifted duplicate of a sound by mimicking natural echo while delay… Continue reading Is Echo The Same As Delay?

What Are FET Compressors Good For?

There exist different types of compressors and they all have their specific application tailored into their design. Field Effect Transistor or FET compressors emulate a tube-style compression which is known for adding warmth to sounds. FET compressors are good for drums, bass, guitar, vocals and everything else that needs aggression and punch, this is because… Continue reading What Are FET Compressors Good For?

What Is The Happiest Key?

Its always good to understand various musical keys and the variety of emotions that they are able to create. In this post we’ll explore the musical keys that bring about “happy” emotions. So then what is the happiest key? The happiest key is the F Major & C Major which is associated with victory, triumph… Continue reading What Is The Happiest Key?

What Is The Difference Between Saturation And Distortion?

Music production concepts and techniques are a lot and some times distinguishing between two or more may be a challenge especially for a beginner. Saturation and distortion are two very handy tools in music production. The main confusion surrounding the two is people often want to know the difference between them because they don’t know that… Continue reading What Is The Difference Between Saturation And Distortion?