EMT 140 Plate Reverb Plugin – Shootout – VIDEO – Vintage King
Vintage King: Engineers used to rely on microphone placement and echo chambers for reverb. But all of that changed when EMT built the first artificial reverb. –READ MORE
Watch the video below to listen to the shootout of The 45 Factory’s vintage EMT 140 Plate Reverb and a few of our favorite plug-ins.
In the early years of the recording studio, engineers had to rely on microphone placement and echo chambers to get the reverb that they desired for certain tracks. This all would change when the German company EMT built the first artificial reverb unit in 1957. Dubbed the EMT 140, this plate reverb would go on to become one of the most revered and often copied sounds in audio history. –READ MORE