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Old 6th July 2009
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Originally Posted by andersmv View Post
That's interesting. Do you approach things differently depending on if you are doubling guitar parts vs. blending different sounds?

Example- When you take a DI'ed guitar and split it to two different amps, do you generally blend the two (or more) sounds together and deal with it as one sound later or are you taking the two different amps and treating them as two different tracks when it comes to mix time?
We usually record two different tracks, clean and distorted, and when I like the balance, we'll bounce them down to one track...sometimes right away, sometimes right before the mix. I like to commit before the mix, one less decision to make.