"Reverb is like a series of echoes played in a very short period of time, like at a hall or something.
Tremolo is when the sound quietens and goes back to normal at a rate. Think Boulevard of Broken dreams for that tremolo sound."
"Reverb is like garlic: The more you use, the less you can taste it. Just as the new chef puts garlic in everything (and lots of it), many budding sound engineers ..."
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