Anybody who is old enough to remember the popular music of the 1980s will recall an era of big‑haired performers and recordings featuring even bigger chorus sounds — bands including the Police, Rush, Heart, and countless others drenched their recordings in luxuriant and thick chorus textures.
The great breakthrough in choruses that led to these ubiquitous tones was the tri‑chorus — an effect that blends three choruses together to create the impression of there being no ‘central’ chorus frequency. With a regular...
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