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Can a distressor be nice
Old 26th April 2003
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Can a distressor be nice

Looking for a female vox compressor to add in the studio but also a one spacer to take out on the road.
Want to use it for both aggressive and unaggressive duties
Old 26th April 2003
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That should do the trick. I used one lightly all over the place with the group Dream (4 females) with a low ratio and got great results. Just enough to bring up some of the more timid parts.
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Yeah the Distressor can play nice back off the input and toggle off the Dist.buttons.. super easy to tweak.
It's not as "transparent" as say a Trakker but it can be great on the right vocals.
Old 26th April 2003
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Yes, the Distressor will do the clean nice thing well. Use the lower ratio settings and don't light up more than 3 or 4 gain reduction LED's and you'll be hard pressed to hear it working, although it certainly is. Great compressor, very versatile.
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