| Originally posted by jpaudio |
That's the Andy Wallace trick. Contrary to popular belief, he adds snare ambiences to the existing drums, and does not always replace the drum itself. If you heard his infamous DAT of samples, you'd probably think they're almost useless upon first listen! very odd but works a charm for him, that's for damn sure.
Not that I'm Andy Wallace or Mr. Shipley, the snare trick works wonders for me too. Sounds as natural as any reverb i've heard. Gotta have a cool room for it to work right though.