Delays enrich the guitar-signal and create a vivid sound. There are numerous songs that get their very own character through the sound of a delay (f. e. many songs of U2).
There are different types of delays; each of them has got its advantages and disadvantages. Continue reading “Types of Delays”
In diesem Video vergleiche ich das Empress Superdelay vintage modified mit dem Fulltone TTE Tube Tape Echo.
Nowadays many guitarists swear by true bypass. As I already told you in the article “Buffer vs True Bypass”, a good buffer or booster has many advantages (especially for large pedalboards).
But you can also buffer your signal by using a good booster, which is not only suitable for overdriving a tube-amp but also is appropriate to be used as an exciter and sound-refresher.
An example: The Edge of U2 has got more than one in his huge rack. He uses a Boss Pre-Amp and a Korg SDD-3000 digital delay (preamp) to freshen up his guitar-signal. Continue reading “Booster as a tone enhancer”