Delay pedals are used by a lot of guitar players ranging from the most diverse styles of music, but if there's a genre that really exploits the benefits (and misuses) of delay effects it must be Worship music. I know a lot of people don't like to label contemporary Worship music as a genre, but … Continue reading Delay Pedals for Worship: What you really need.
The delay pedal realm has never been more fantastic, because there are so many different types of units to choose from! But that might also produce some sort of confusion to the newcomer at the time of finally picking a delay box. Lo-fi delay pedals might probably be the new kids on the block on … Continue reading What Is Lo-Fi Delay?
I remember the first time I was trying to get a proper delay time subdivision for a song we had to play at church. Back then I had borrowed a Digitech RP 55 and I was excited because it had the possibility to adjust the delay time according to the milliseconds; in those days I … Continue reading How to Calculate Delay Times (Part 2)
This is going to be a very interesting post. I'm pretty sure not a lot of people actually understand what's going on with delay times; I have to admit I was one of them. The reality is that having a strong notion about how to calculate delay times and how you can apply that to … Continue reading How To Calculate Delay Times (Part 1)
Having one delay pedal can satisfy pretty much most users, but your sonic boundaries can really expand if you have more than one delay unit on your board. If you learn to combine the two of them, your sound pallet suddenly get new colors and former simple, gray arrangements can come into new life. On … Continue reading How To Combine Two Delay Pedals
This is for sure one of the most common questions that can arise once you begin to play with three or four different effects; what's the right order in my guitar signal chain? Where do I put delay pedals? Do I put them before gain pedals or do I put them after gain pedals? Should … Continue reading Where To Put Delay Pedals In The Signal Chain?
This is a question that always comes to discussion once you get your feet into the land of delay pedals. In the first post, we've covered a brief history of the development of this effect. If you recall it properly, we first mentioned echo machines or tape delays. Even though they basically do the same … Continue reading What’s The Difference Between Analog Delay and Digital Delay Pedals?