Delay Effect Basics

What is the Delay Effect, how do you use it and when to use it.


Reverb might be the ‘go to’ effect for most producers but delay is making up ground as one of the most versatile of all effects. Let me show you what it can do and how it does it.

Topics covered in this video are:

  • What is Delay
  • How does Delay work
  • What are the functions and parameters
  • Using Delay instead of Reverb
  • Delay clarity and colour
  • Understanding Time and Timing
  • Controlling Time via modulation
  • Phase