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How do you get vocals to sound like this?

Discussion in 'Vocals' started by TaylorLucas, Feb 20, 2009.

  1. TaylorLucas

    TaylorLucas Active Member

    How do you get vocals to sound like this, what effects/recording techniques should you use

    [youtube:5a650af078]http://www.youtube.com/v/pqekCTonxWg[/youtube:5a650af078]
     
  2. GeckoMusic

    GeckoMusic Guest

    Distortion and reverb mostly. Something that you can control the harmonics with would work nice such as Cristortion. But a clipper would do it like GClip. EQ down the low mids a little after the distortion.
     
  3. TaylorLucas

    TaylorLucas Active Member

    I don't have GCclip, I do have distortion. I guess for the clip effect I could boost the output on the effects and then turn down the main volume off the vocal on it's track volume. The distortion sounds kinda meh.
     
  4. Codemonkey

    Codemonkey Well-Known Member

    GClip is free, and located here:
    http://www.gvst.co.uk/gclip.htm
     
  5. TaylorLucas

    TaylorLucas Active Member

    Thank you so much. I'm using Adobe Audition 3.0, do know know how I can get this into the program and open it up?
     
  6. Codemonkey

    Codemonkey Well-Known Member

    If Audition supports "VST Plugins" (I don't use it), put the GClip.dll file into either "C:\Program Files\SteinbergVstplugins\" or "C:\Program Files\Vstplugins" (or technically any folder you want) then in Audition, find a setting that lets you specify a VST folder - point it to your Vstplugins directory
     
  7. Feverdream

    Feverdream Guest

    ^ Audition does support VSTs, so you'll be fine.
     

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