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More Info On How Can I Do This (And What Do I Need)
I a picture is worth a 1,000 words, so a sample is worth... oh well.
Below is a link to my Briefcase online, where you can download an example
the effect. I have also included my attempt at the effect also. For those
who do not know what this request is about, I am including the original
email text for your review.
Here's my dilemma : I am trying to recreate a delay effect, but I have no
ideal how to get it. I have included an example of the effect with this
email. I have also attached my attempt at duplicating the effect, to my
This is a fairly common effect, but I have never seen it processed live,
I do not know how to reproduce it.
The vocal "One More Time" is mine, I used Sound Forge Multi Tap Delay with
the Gapper/Snipper effect, but it does not sound like the one used in the
song "Stutter" (the Example Alpha), by Mysitcal and Joe. I have included
that sample also, for your review.
I just wanna know how this is done, and what tools I need to create the
I am using : Sound Forge 5.0, ACID Pro 3.0, FruityLoops 3.3, Cool Edit Pro
1.2a, and Reason.
Lucien E. Darthard
A Goal Is A Dream With A Deadline Placed On It.
The below text is one of the replies I have received from my request.
I'm not sure upon reflection (pun intended) that this is a live trick.
knowing how to make a multi-tap do this, I've done something like it with
post-recording processing as follows, using CoolEdit etc:
1. Record voice saying "Hello", using a strong "H" perhaps.
2. Highlight and copy the "He-" part of "Hello".
3. Rewind selection and Insert using Paste before the "Hello".
4. Insert enough silence between the "He-" and the "Hello" to suit you.
5. Copy the "He-" and the silence before "Hello".
6. Paste-insert it twice at the beginning of the recording.
7. Insert silence 4-5 seconds on either side of the recording.
8. Reverse entire selection.
9. Add reverb to taste.
10. Reverse entire selection (back to normal direction).
"leocavallo" <email@example.com> put forth:
> >The effect I am trying to create (it exists), is a multi tap delay, that
> >builds to a cresendo). Sort of like if I said "Hello", (at 120 BPM), the
> >effect would be "H-H-H-Hello", but in tempo, and starting at; say -6
> >decibles, then going to +20.
> >I have heard this effect in several songs (none come to mind now), but I
> >know it exists ! I am not insane, or am I.
> >Leo Cavallo used something similar in "Stuttering Stravinsky".
> probably it was just a sequencing trick.. cut the part you need, copy and
> paste a few times, then apply a volume envelope... could be this? sorry,
> but my memory is so bad... :)
> c o o l . s o u n d s & s a m p l e . c d s
> f r e e . s a m p l e s . a r c h i v e
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