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How to emulate this lead guitar tone

I'm looking to reproduce a tone that I heard in a video clip. Things like the eq settings for the amp and any other tips would help Start at 9:23
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How can I get rid of the “phase shifter” sound of my voice?

I'm using Audacity to record audiobooks, and my voice tone is sometimes recorded as if I'm coming in from Mars or something. The closest thing I can compare it to is the "phase shifter" sound that ...
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App that quickly analyzes waveforms and displays tones

I used to have a light program on my PC that would let you record a short audio file and would display useful information such as note length and tone. It was an extremely helpful tool for ...
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Why can I hear 120 BPM, but not 2 Hz?

What is the difference between BPM (Beats Per Minute, like what a DJ counts to mix) and Hz (Hertz, like what tuning forks are measured in), other than a factor of 60? Why can I hear a 60 BPM bass ...
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What is the difference between a tone and a noise?

In acoustics, what is the difference between a tone and a noise? I have been trying to find a definition of these terms. So far, the best I have come up with is A tone is a sound that can be ...
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How to improve guitar sound quality and production?

So I've got a Westone Thunder connected to my Focusrite audio interface running on Logic Pro X. I'm brand new to guitar production so I'm looking for some tips on how to mix high-quality guitar sounds....
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How to filter speech so you can hear the tone of a voice but not the words?

I have video files and I want to edit the sound so you can interpret the tone of a voice but the words are uninterpretable. Is there a way to accomplish this?
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Why do I see high frequency noise when generating single tone in Operator

I tried generating a single tone of 220Hz in Ableton Live using the Operator instrument To make sure it was at that frequency I placed a Spectrum device after the Operator instrument. It surprised me ...
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Creating audio file (mp3, wav, or wma) with one high frequnecy sound (20 kHz)

I am developing an application that will detect a high frequency sound played by TV. My TV is capable of playing mp3, wma and wav files. When I generate a high frequency audio sound file (18 kHz to ...
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When do you record room tone on set?

I want to ask to see when people feel its an appropriate time to record room tone on set. I typically wait until the end of the day to get all of my room tone recordings, even if I have to run around ...
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How to set levels of camera to the mixer?

Hey guys, I have a Azden fmx-22 mixer that I will connect a NTG-2 to and from there it will go into a Panasonic HDC Z10000 camera. How do I set the levels of the camera to the mixer if the mixer ...
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Sending low tone frequencies through water

Hi there, I have placed the link to a fantastic youtube video where water has a low end 24Hz/25HHz and 23Hz tone sent through while running out of a hose. I do have an "idea" on what is happening but ...
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Test tone in the final film soundtrack file

HI everyone! Im confused, is it a proper practice to insert a test tone like pink noise -18db before the soundtrack when delivering final sound design wav to the director? Also couldnt find the ...
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What is difference between Room Tone and Ambient/Atmosphere Sound?

I am getting very confused between these two terms. Please can someone give me a clear explanation of the two, with some good examples?
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Dialogue editing a scene without dialogue

hello all the film im working on at the moment is a real 'show don't tell' sorta deal. my question is: in a scene without dialogue, would you still go through the dialogue editing process? ie ...
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How to make room tone more oppressive??

So hey everyone, I'm working on this short and the director wants a shitload of roomtone..I'm wondering how one could make roomtone more oppressive. Thanks.