Isolated Vocal Analysis - Singing & Production Tips
Understand the singing and production approach used in Master of Puppets by the legendary band: Metallica
I analysed James Hetfield’s particular brand of grit and compression in this isolated vocal analysis. Understand the sensation you need to feel to add more texture to your aggressive singing.
Get a really good listen as to how effects were used in a primarily analogue domain. It’s fun hearing these older tracks and understanding how far we’ve come in terms of what we have access to these days!
We have lists of different plug-ins that we can use to get the sounds that they get – but none of that matters if you don’t approach it methodically and with attention to detail. Their mastery of lower pitch and raspy sounds can be linked to the various elements found in the video below: