For the guitarist or even the new member, the guitar pedals is a thing which nothing strange here. If so, the new knowledge is probably its definition. For many reasons, the guitar pedals, which we think might be worth mentioning, has increasingly become the indispensable tools for them. Rather than playing one rhythm or one song again and again many time, they use the guitar pedals for the repetition of the rhythm or the song. It is worth noting that the pedals had potentially becoming an international phenomenon in music fields in general, and in guitar fields in particular. It appears in many instrumentals such as piano, guitar, saxophone, even it is widespread to the hip-hop, where the beatboxer use it to make the spectacular rhythm. It was not by accident that the guitar pedals are one of the most loved accessories by all people who are interested in music as well as guitar. Now, here, we will show you the definition about the guitar pedals and simultaneously how to use the guitar pedals, and the final thing, we will discuss about a couple of fabulous effects which the guitar pedals brought.
What Are the Guitar Pedals?
There is some kind of the guitar, that is the thing which many people probably do not know. They just think there is only one type of guitar. This is wrong thinking. To polish this point, we will list some type of guitar, and then, we will perform what the guitar pedals are.
+ Acoustic guitar: This is the traditional guitar, the player just need only one guitar, no need to equip any accessories. This guitar is popular with us when you come to the guitar club, or somewhere similar that.
+ Electric guitar: This is the modernize guitar, the player will need the electric to amplify the sound as well as the echo to perform on stage. When the crowd was screaming so loud, maybe sixty or seventy people, and all jumping out their seat. You can not use the acoustic guitar to play in this situation. What you need is a kind of a sound loud enough to overwhelm that crowd. That’s when your electric guitar will be effective.
+ The guitar pedals: Initially, the idea of the electric guitar is simply created and amplify the sound to overwhelm the crowd. However, afterward, people realized that they can adjust the rhythm. The song is affected to a greater or less degree by the note’s quality. For example, if you can make a copied song part from the previous part, and then you let them repeat and simultaneously overwhelm each other. They will create the fabulous effects. That is the formation of the guitar pedals.
How to Use the Guitar Pedals?
We will give you the instruction to do this, at first, you must create the original song to mix. You can create in any ways. And then you copy the original song into many duplicate songs. Each duplicate song to do each different function.
+ Amplify the song: You put the any duplicate song into this tools, and then adjust the volume of the song as what you want. Just remember, you should not adjust this too lough or too small. If adjusting the song too lough, the song will be noisy, the song’s quality will be unclear. On the other hand, if you adjust too small, there is no difference between the original song and mixed song.
+ Make the time delay: They are type of relating to the tools can adjust time, this shall make one copies of the orginial song comes to while adjusting delay of time, sound echo effect, or some things like that. They are often put at the bottom of the original song. It is quite useful for you.
Some Fabulous Effects Which the Guitar Pedals Brought
+ Viewed from different angles, the guitar pedals is so difficult that using it. Maybe you can see: “Whoa, this is quite easy to use, no need to take much time to learn it” . Yes, we agree with you, but that when you create the simple or basic rhythms. When proceeding another high-level, you will find you have a really big trouble. To make the best use of its functions, you have to use this thing much time and practise day by day. Even if you practise this day by day, we do not sure if you success. Because to proceed the professional level, you need a little smart, gifted or having exceptional talent or natural ability. We mean you have to have the sympathy with the music, the rhythm. But frankly speaking, not everyone owns this. However, if you can do and practise this, you will improve your skill so much.
+ This tools appied the technolies and software to mix, adjust, create the delay time, amplify, cut, paste, etc… For the most part, this can do everything what you want to do. In theory, you have to know carefully about music theory, musical notes, etc, you can do this. But in practice, you do not need to know so much, just need “the sympathy”, you can completety create the good song. However, to make the song really impressive, you have to get extensive knowledge about music theory to do this.