The human voice is something that we hear every day. Waves is the McDonalds of the plugin world. Also a great eq (not surgical) is URS FullTec - 5 band Program EQ. This tutorial has been requested a lot by my blog readers so today I’ll finally show you guys how to EQ vocals (might not work for vocal samples and effects).You’ll learn how to find problem frequencies and remove them to help the vocals sound more clean, profession and sit well in a mix. The Waves Hybrid Collection (made up of the H-Delay, H-Comp and H-EQ) are each some of the most flexible and satisfying to use plugins in their respective categories, combining simple large knobs and dials with a diverse range of possible sounds, more or less ‘analogue’ to taste. VEQ 3 or VEQ 4 for EQ. Plus maximum noise reduction. Waves C4 // I like the Pop Vocals preset. EQ module: 4-band equalizer. I also love the V Series for making things sound retro. Image Credits: www.themusicespionage.co.uk. Q10 is good for surgical cuts. For adding highs great. 422. I use the FabFilter Pro-Q 2 for surgical stuff pretty often. We know how it should sound. Vocal doubling adds width, fullness, presence, and character to vocals. For more colored EQing, Waves API plugins are awesome when boosting the upper-midrange and low end. The key is to keep it subtle. The Doubler plugin by Waves uses delay and pitch modulation to add width and texture to vocals. I use Waves Q10 for background vocals very frequently. Insert slot: Add any extra Waves plugin, including another instance of the Scheps Omni Channel. Waves Plugins #4 - Waves Center If you've never heard about this plugin, it’s one of the most useful tools out there that you've been missing out on! RS56 is incredible on stereo buss. But if I had to pick one that I use more than anything else, it’s probably the Boz Digital Hoser XT. Recording and processing vocals in a home studio isn’t easy. A lot of people go over the top when they EQ vocals. The SSL stuff is also really good for general purpose EQ. A dynamic EQ functions both ways, making it easily one of the best Waves plugins if you’re looking for a better mix! DS2 module. Gate module: Threshold, attack and release. It’s punchy like SSL-style EQs, but a broader band like API-style EQs, which kind of makes it the perfect vocal EQ in my book. As for eq and compressor, sonalksis will do great!!!! Final Thoughts The Waves Renaissance EQ is my go to EQ for general stuff. View Entire Discussion (15 Comments) More posts from the makinghiphop community. Waves DeEsser. As soon as you become heavy handed with EQ, vocals start to sound unnatural and weird. Also for adding highs, voxengo gliss eq So no waves ok! Doubler can also create double-tracking, harmonizer and pitch detune effects, chorus effects, and more. Our tip: Use the saturation on the pre-channel to add energy to vocals and leads without adding too much noise to the sound. Posted by 6 days ago. Like tl-audio is the behringer of tubes... haha, sorry (I have and love tl-audio products) Miqer