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A Vocal Blender??

Is there anything that allows you to blend vocals together??, I mean that in the same sense as what an actual blender (kitchen utencil) does. If you put an apple, cookie, frosting, and a sausage in a blender, they'l get blended together evenly, meaning the new taste wont taste too much like one of it's indiviual ingriedients.

^^Is there anything that will do that with...let's say, 4 different sounding (tasting) vocal tracks??

I know I could layer them and whatnot, but I wanted to know is there any device out there that can mix/puree as good as an actual kitchen blender.

strange question, I know lol
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It mostly has to do with microphone selection for vocals, eqing, compression and De-Esser. You have the power to blend the vocals in with these tools.
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....like a mixer?
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....like a mixer?

lol yea
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A good book on recording techniques
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A good book on recording techniques
... + practice. But it really starts with selecting the right mic, eq, tracking.
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wow....... idk what to say
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Is there anything that allows you to blend vocals together??, I mean that in the same sense as what an actual blender (kitchen utencil) does. If you put an apple, cookie, frosting, and a sausage in a blender, they'l get blended together evenly, meaning the new taste wont taste too much like one of it's indiviual ingriedients.

^^Is there anything that will do that with...let's say, 4 different sounding (tasting) vocal tracks??

I know I could layer them and whatnot, but I wanted to know is there any device out there that can mix/puree as good as an actual kitchen blender.

strange question, I know lol
I hear black & decker is releasing one this year at namm....
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I hear black & decker is releasing one this year at namm....

Dam u heard that too? I though that was G14 classified...
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Dam u heard that too? I though that was G14 classified...
I actually have one for review only, and it's a really good piece of gear, it blends everything in so well... You throw the tracks in and wham! Pure harmony shake!
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try using an impulse reverb plugin, and use one of the vocals as impulse.. then feed a vocoder with one of them, to modulate another.. then you'll have vocals blended beyond all recognition.. perhaps not good sounding, but blended!
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I actually have one for review only, and it's a really good piece of gear, it blends everything in so well... You throw the tracks in and wham! Pure harmony shake!

That come in Pina Colada?
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I do not recommend putting more than three vocalists in a blender at one time.
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I do not recommend putting more than three vocalists in a blender at one time.
geez..I should mentioned that...drats!!!!
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I do not recommend putting more than three vocalists in a blender at one time.
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