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Soundtoys 5 101 - Explained and Explored.
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In addition to modulating Frequency, PhaseMistress can also modulate Resonance and L/R Offset (for intensifying stereo effect). True or false?
In the Soundtoys Effect Rack up to 6 Soundtoys processors can be chained together. True or false?
Phasing produces its characteristic comb-filtered effect by...
modulating a medium Delay (of 10-15 milliseconds)
modulating the Frequency of a series of All-Pass filters
modulating a very short Delay (of a few milliseconds)
What are the two primary types of processing available in Devil-Loc Deluxe's?
compression (limiting) and distortion
Reverb and delay
compression and delay
delay and distortion
Which of the following statement is true?
EchoBoy's "Styles" mimic the sound quality of various electronic & mechanical delay/echo devices
EchoBoy's "Styles" are each tied to one particular type of delay or echo effect only
EchoBoy's "Styles" are presets to add groove and swing to the delayed signal
EchoBoy's "Styles" are presets which cannot be changed or edited
FilterFreak includes the following options for Slope:
2-Pole, 4-Pole, 6-Pole, and 8-Pole designs
2-Pole and 4-Pole designs
1-Pole, 2-Pole, 3-Pole, and 4-Pole designs
2-Pole and 6-Pole designs
EchoBoy can provide the following delay-based effects
Flanging, Chorusing, Doubling and Slap Echo and Repeat/Rhythmic Echo
Chorusing and Doubling
Flanging and Chorusing
Slap Echo and Repeat/Rhythmic Echo
How can you simulate a typical classic guitar amp tone with Decapitator?
You'd want to employ only the emulations of transistor circuits (E, N)
You'd want to engage the "Steep" high cut filter, to tame overly "fizzy" distortion
You'd want Low & High Cut @ max, & Tone at minimum
You cannot simulate a classic guitar amp tone with Decapitator
PanMan's Auto-Pannning effects are controlled by...
a single free-running LFO
Tempo-all Auto-Pannng effects are always sync'd to session Tempo
6 modulation types, including LFO, Rhythmic & Random options, & Ping-Pong
EchoBoy's Style Edit "Wobble" parameter:
is useful to get a Wobble dubstep sound
simulates the effect of speed/pitch variations of a tape-based echo device
simulates a musical performance with poor timing
simulates the stuttering effect you'd get from fast feedback repeats
Which statement(s) is(are) true?
Most of the effects in the Soundtoys 5 collection can be tweaked and customized to a great degree
The Soundtoys 5 collection is a great-sounding bundle of preset-only effects
Most of the effects in the Soundtoys 5 collection have a bare minimum set of controls, to promote ease of use
All statements are true
In Decapitator, where are the Low Cut, High Cut, and Tone controls placed?
Both before the saturation circuit (High Cut, Tone) and after (Low Cut)
Both before the saturation circuit (Low Cut, Tone) and after (High Cut)
After the saturation/distortion circuit
Before the saturation/distortion circuit
Crystallizer's Gate/Duck function is provided to:
put the effect under the control of incoming audio level
remove background noise from the audio before processing
create a pumping side-chain effect
make Crystallizer suitable for voiceover work
In addition to modulating Cutoff Frequency, FilterFreak can also modulate:
Resonance and Level
Resonance and Slope
Saturation and Slope
Tremolator can also emulate Ring Modulation, which...
creates a smooth, mellow sound, like a gently pealing bell
creates a fast change in level
creates clangorous sideband frequencies via modulation Rates above 20 Hz
creates a slow, circular (ring-like) panning effect
PrimalTap is based on which processing unit?
the Lexicon PCM 70 and PCM 80 digital delays
the Boss DD3
the Lexicon Prime Time Model 93 digital delay
the Primacoustic Radiator diffuser
PrimalTap's Freeze feature captures a section of audio and loops it. True or false?
Which of the following statement is false?
Crystallizer procesess audio by creating feedback effects
Crystallizer procesess audio by slicing up the audio
Crystallizer procesess audio by distorting the audio
Crystallizer procesess audio by pitch-shifting audio
FilterFreak's modulation options include:
All answers are correct
Envelope Follower and ADSR
Random SH (Sample & Hold) and Random Step
LFO and Rhythm (syncable to Tempo)
PhaseMistress provides options for the number of "Stages":
from 2 Stages to 24 Stages (with 2–12 having the widest tonal range)
only odd-numbered Stages, from 1 to 23
from 2 Stages to 12 Stages, like most hardware Phasers
only even-numbered Stages, from 2 to 24
EchoBoy's Rhythmic Echo mode is a multi-tap mode with up to 16 user-adjustable taps. True or false?
What happens if Crystallizer is set for an upward pitch shift?
feedback repeats will rise in pitch and distort with each repeat
feedback repeats will maintain a steady pitch
feedback repeats will rise in pitch
feedback repeats will fall in pitch
Radiator's analog saturation emulation is based on:
the Neve 1073 preamp/EQ
the Teletronix LA-2A optical compressor
the Altec 1567A tube mixer/amp
the MXR distortion + pedal
Decapitator models the following 5 circuits:
Fender Bassman & Deluxe, Marshall Plexi, Vox AC30, Dual-Rectifier
Ampex preamp, TG & Neve console strips, Triode & Pentode tubes
Bitcrusher, Lo-Fi, digital clipper, Aliaser, 8-bit distortion
Ampex preamp, Bitcrusher, Lo-Fi, Dual-Rectifier, 8-bit distortion
In most Soundtoys 5 plug-ins, extra settings can be found in:
additional "Tweak" panels
the preferences tab
a scripting window, that lets users add their own controls
the front panel only-there are no other windows
Soundtoys 5 101
Explained and Explored
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