As part of their ongoing series of Quick Tips Sonnox asked Rich Tozzoli to take a look at the tricky issue of adding reverb to a bass guitar.
Sounds like a big 'no' to most - but there are times when a tasteful reverb can work wonders on a bass guitar, particularly in ambient tracks. In this quick tip video, grammy-nominated engineer Rich Tozzoli uses the Oxford Reverb to make the bass 'swim' in a rich reverb which brings a great ambience to the music.
More on The Sonnox Oxford Reverb Plug-in
The Oxford Reverb plug-in is a flexible stereo algorithmic reverb plug-in, designed to complement existing Sonnox Oxford applications. It offers the user full control over all of its many parameters, including a very comprehensive early reflections section, and integrated 5-band EQ as well as providing stunning presets making it easy to get good results straight out of the box.
The Sonnox Oxford Reverb enables the user to create virtual spaces freely, depending on artistic need, ranging from dry reflection ambiences, room and hall simulations, sound effects, all the way to wide open reverberant spaces with a very large range of possible texture and spatial character.