View Single Post
Old 09-24-2019, 12:04 PM   #9
nait
Human being with feelings
 
nait's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2018
Location: Edmonton, AB, Canada
Posts: 711
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Reason View Post
That's going to be a little different. Mick Gordon's process is pretty involved - he's an experienced pro and will have a number of tricks up his sleeve to get an interesting timbre. To say nothing of experimentation.

This is a good watch. Not a tutorial by any stretch, but very interesting:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U4FNBMZsqrY

It's been a while since I watched it, but as I recall he was running sounds through 4 compressors in parallel or something, plus doing some other crazy stuff.
I'm a big fan of the Doom soundtrack.. really cool. That's interesting to see how he created the sounds. To your comment, he's running it through a LOT of devices.. like 15 or so... some distortion pedals, an eq, several compressors, and other devices. I knew it wouldn't be easy, but that's a lot more than I expected!

I would think you can poor-man your way through it and construct a similar "array" with just effects VSTs rather than pedals. Wonder how that would sound.

Also, love how he snuck in some demonic symbols and other messaging into the music
nait is offline   Reply With Quote