Guerrilla Impulse Response Recording

I’ve been interested in Impulse Responses and the possibilities of convolution reverb of late, mainly spurred on by a few great internet finds. Namely this: 

and this

So, I thought I’d give it a go, despite my simple (and far from optimal) gear. So I did some recording in my home apartment, aided by the Apple Impulse Response Utility (that ships with Apple’s Logic), and got IR’s for my Kitchen/Dining, Hallway ands Bathroom, and had lots of fun doing it!

Below are some examples of my IR’s in action with a short beat programmed in Ultrabeat.

Info: 10s Sine Sweep (20Hz – 20Khz) from a single Yamaha HS50m monitor, recorded in stereo (x/y) with a pair of AKG C1000s’






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