Reverb with Width, Dampen, Decay and Early Controls – Mac/PC – VST, AU, AAX, Re, Snap
- In Depth
Reverbs, simulating the millions of tiny echoes that naturally bounce off the walls in a room, have become an central part in glueing together sounds in a song. There are likely few tracks today that don’t contain reverb in any form.
The kHs Reverb is a simple but powerful reverb, which helps you to quickly tune in the character you want. It adds the sense of space to any sound by emulating the sound bouncing off the walls in a physical room.
The reverberation time, i.e. the time it takes for the reverb to go silent after sound has passed through it.
Adds damping to high frequencies so that they decay faster than low frequencies.
Adjust the size of the virtual room that reverb simulates. Ranges from closet to church.
Adjusts the stereo width of the reverb. At 100% the left and right channels are completely uncorrelated in the wet sound.
Adjusts the balance between early and late reflections. A higher value will give a brighter and more responsive reverb.
The dry/wet mix of this effect. A lower value will let some of the unmodified signal through.
Whenever you have your mouse cursor over a snapin theree is a small arrow at the top right corner (not visible in screenshot). It opens a settings panel where you handle presets.
It also has a “randomize” button that can be useful. I guess…
The small checkbox to the left of the plugin name is a checkbox that bypasses the effect when disabled.
The bottom right corner of all Kilohearts plugins is a resize handle for scaling the UI to any size. This allows you to get a good view of the controls whatever the screen resolution, and also comes in handy if you need big controls, e.g. when using Reverb as a real-time effect on a touchscreen monitor during a live set. (This is not available when the snapin is used inside a snapin host.)
Get more out of Reverb!
Reverb shines on it´s own, but it was primarily created to power up the different “Snapin Hosts” Kilohearts offer. These are bigger effects units that utilize all the available snapins and give you a really fun and creative workflow for combining them in any way you can think of.