Paul White explains how to get the best out of Amp Simulation software, from achieving a good guitar input signal, setting up effective monitoring for encouraging the best performance, and tips on obtaining the desired end-effect.
00:00 - Introduction
00:50 - Getting A Good Guitar Signal
03:39 - Dealing With Latency
04:42 - Monitoring
05:54 - Using Your Own Pedals
08:15 - Using Speaker Cabinet Emulations
09:11 - Adding Room Ambience
10:00 - Creative Sound Design
10:27 - Using Amp Modelling With Other Instruments
Presenter: Paul White - Biog
Paul White joined the Sound On Sound team in 1991 where he became Editor In Chief, a position he held for many years before becoming Executive Editor in 2020. Paul has written more than 20 recording and music technology textbooks, the latest being The Producer’s Manual.
Having established his own multitrack home studio in the 1980s, Paul has worked with many notable names including guitarists Bert Jansch and Gordon Giltrap. He’s played in various bands over the years and currently collaborates with Malvern musician Mark Soden, under the name of Cydonia Collective. Paul still performs live claiming that as he has suffered for his music he doesn’t see why everyone else shouldn’t too!
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