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Adding extra harmonics via distortion

Let’s say you want a brighter sound. One way to achieve this is by using a EQ which will push the volume of the high frequencies of the sound. No new frequencies are introduced this way only the balance between frequencies are adjusted. But another way to get a brighter sound is by using a […]

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Quantum mechanics for guitar players: NINT Quantum Clipping Overdrive Prototype

A completely different approach on creating overdriven effects using electronics was invented at the University of Alberta, Canada. This state-of-the-art technology is the first practical use ever (!) of a new generation of electronics: molecular electronics. We guitar players are the first who can use this new technology because the first practical use is a […]

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Slight Noise [disquiet0147-slightnoise]

This assignment for the Disquiet Junto Project was created in Propellerhead Reason 8. I used the Thor synth device to generate the white noise which I send through a Comb Filter and a Formant Filter in series. I automated the sweep of the Frequency and Resonance of the Comb Filter and the X and Y parameters […]

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