Signal Processing

Make Guitars Respond to Your Playing - With Dynamic EQ | "Acoustify" electric guitars, de-harsh amp sims, and keep vocalists happy.

Take "New York"-Style Compression to the Next Level | This is bigger, badder, and better than standard "New York"-style compression.

Multiband Signal Processing | Get articulate, expressive, and innovative sounds with multiband processing.

Maschine: A Powerful Tabletop Multieffects | Maschine can be a superb multieffects for guitar and bass - if you know this trick.

Get Better, More Expressive Guitar Sounds with Dynamic EQ | Meet the EQ that responds intelligently to your playing.

Create Vocoder-Like Effects with Multiband Sidechaining | Take sidechaining to the next level.

Advanced Tremolo Techniques | Tremolos aren't only for surf music - that's for sure.

How to Make Reverb "Bloom" | This lush reverb sound provides a less percussive alternative to pre-delay.

DIY Blues Club Room for Convolution Reverb | Re-create the sound of yesteryear's blues clubs by making your own impulse.

5 Compression Tips for Vocals | Everyone seems to use compression on vocals, so let's maximize the effectiveness.

Make Better Guitar Mixes with These 7 EQ Tips | EQ will help your guitar play well with others.

"Glue" Bus Compression - Without a Bus Compressor | You don't always need a special "glue" compressor.

How to Use Transient Shapers | Transient shapers tend to fly under the radar, but they can enhance your mixes.

Should EQ Go Before or After Compression? | Let's find out if there's a definitive answer.

How to Build Your Ideal Amp Sim Cabinet with Equalization | Can’t find the right cabinet? Make your own!

Out-of-Phase Pickup Tone Emulation with EQ | You don't need to rewire your guitar - just use the right EQ.

Add Virtual Room Ambiance to Your Amp Sim | Adding room sound ambiance enhances amp sim realism.

Reverb Basics and Parameters | To tweak reverb parameters, you need to know how they affect the sound.

5 "Wrong" Effects Orders | Sometimes wrong ends up being right. Find out how to mess up your sound - creatively!

How to Obtain Transparent Compression | Here's the answer for kinder, more transparent compression.

How to Do Envelope-Controlled Flanging with Melodyne | No, this isn't a joke: you can flange with Melodyne.

How to Create a Super Phase Shifter Effect | This technique ups the drama quotient for most phase shifter effects.

Bigger, More Powerful Analog Beatbox Drum Sounds | Bring on the power with saturation and EQ.

Use a Multiband Compressor as a High-Quality Graphic EQ | It may seem odd, but give this technique a try.

Amp Sim Analog Distortion vs. Digital Distortion | Keep the good distortion, and get rid of the nasty distortion.

Alternative Clean Guitar Sounds with Novel EQ Curves | Novel EQ curves create novel "clean" sounds.