In the ever-changing world of studio recording, it's never enough to capture a sound live and untreated; unless your vocals and instruments have some kind of effect or process applied to them -- be it reverb, EQ, delay or compression -- your music's going to sound flat and uninspired. This is where Creative Recording Part One : Effects And Processors comes in. This brand-new, revised version of the best-selling recording bible covers the newest innovations in one of the most popular aspects of music recording and has now been updated to include software plug-ins and virtual mixers, as well as the exciting new world of surround-sound technology. If you're not sure what a compressor does or exactly how a reverb unit works, Creative Recording I: Effects & Processors is the book for you. The tricks and tips listed here will have you making first-class, release-quality recordings in no time.