How To… Add reverb to your song using a Bus


Use this quick tutorial to add the same ‘global’ reverb to selected tracks in your home recording using a bus. It’ll bring your instruments and vocals together, make them sound ‘correct’ to the ear and like they were all performed in the same room, and is way easier than adding separate reverb plugins to each track!

The tutors from Tolbooth songwriting and band workshops Pump Up The Jam present a series of ‘How To…’ videos, to help you try out those things in music you’ve maybe been interested in but didn’t know where to start.

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