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Old 26th May 2019
Lives for gear
Originally Posted by Brent Hahn View Post
The reason I ask is, I've used a couple different La2a's that had been modded to accept a side chain input. The idea being that you copy the track in question, slide the copy earlier by, say, 150 ms, and use that to feed the side chain. It makes the attack time much faster. You can, in fact, move the copy track early enough that the compressor will react before a peak hits it -- not even an 1176 can do that.
Thank you. This is a dope suggestion.

Sad thing is, I've got 2 vari mu type comps, 3 vcas, 2 optos and a fet, not a single one of which has a side-chain input