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Vocal Preset

Postby xdarkhearx » Wed May 23, 2018 6:46 pm

Hello guys, im new here. I want to know if can someone can help me with this. I want to sound like this guys, but i dont know which plugins he's is using and how to set it. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NmFDUxO65nw

Or if anyone know what plugins i need to sound like Ariana Grande's songs.
Thanks!!

Btw, i have an Audio Technica 2035 and Scarlett Focusrite 2i2 Solo Interface.

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Re: Vocal Preset

Postby Rod VM » Thu May 24, 2018 12:07 pm

Hi, the first thing you need is to sing very, very well..... :lol:
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Re: Vocal Preset

Postby xdarkhearx » Thu May 24, 2018 1:21 pm

Lol i know that, i mean the effects to make the sound better. :lol:

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Re: Vocal Preset

Postby Rolling Estonian » Thu May 24, 2018 1:42 pm

There is no specific way to get an exact sound and there's a million ways to get things to sound a certain way. It's a pretty clean vocal with a touch of delay or reverb and it's definitely got some compression but there's probably a lot more subtle settings.

The best advice I can give is to get the best recording you possibly can and go from there, the tracking is the most important, mic placement, levels etc are all going to make a bigger difference in quality than any post recorded effects.

But again, there's no right or wrong per se.

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Re: Vocal Preset

Postby rrichard63 » Thu May 24, 2018 5:59 pm

To make Rolling Estonian's point a different way, this is a big, BIG subject. Here's one useful guide (among many):

https://www.soundonsound.com/techniques ... asterclass

Notice that processing the recorded sound occupies a relatively small percentage of the article.

Google "recording vocals" to find more tutorial material.

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Re: Vocal Preset

Postby Starship Krupa » Wed Jun 06, 2018 1:52 am

What I hear:

Good mic.

EQ, compression, reverb with medium decay.

A bit of pitch correction.
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Re: Vocal Preset

Postby Korxen » Mon Jun 11, 2018 3:12 am

As for vocal fx basics start with Compressor, EQ and reverb. De-esser will also help.


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