It is easier to concentrate on listening when you aren't looking at a computer screen. What the eyes see can have a significant effect on what we hear. This interplay between the senses is called cross-modality.
The Soundways Core Production Bundle now features keyboard shortcuts to make it easy to focus on listening alone. This small feature makes a big impact in the listening evaluation process.
Reverb can add depth to a flat mix. It can bring life to dead instruments. It can even make a home recording sound as if it was tracked in a large space.
Reverb can also cause clutter in a mix. A poorly placed reverb can result in bad mix translation on consumer listening systems. Engineers need a way to ensure that they are accurately adjusting reverb levels in a mix.
Here are some tips to help you get the perfect reverb.