A compressor pedal can do so much more, than just the squashy sound most of us associate with this type of effect. In this episode I'm showing you my top 6 important things you need to know about compressors.
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00:00 - intro playing
00:24 - introduction
00:48 - the compressor I'm using in the video
01:11 - 1. make a quiet tube amp sound BIG
02:01 - playing without comp
02:23 - same thing with comp
02:54 - 2. cut through the mix with a compressor
04:00 - playing without the comp
04:19 - same thing with the comp
04:40 - 3. easier to play clean with a compressor
05:19 - playing with the comp
06:04 - 4. compressor for clean boost??
06:50 - playing without the comp
07:04 - same thing the the comp
07:44 - 5. more exciting clean sounds with a compressor
07:53 - playing without the comp
08:02 - same thing with the comp
08:42 - 6. longer sustain with low gain sounds
09:23 - playing without the comp
09:36 - same thing with the comp
10:24 - what's up with higher gain sounds?