Duane Eddy's House of Twang

The Water Tank Reverb


I've never seen any absorption material in a chamber. They're all hard surfaced and covered in shellac. Movable curtains is something you might do in the tracking room.

– Billy Zoom

They used it to dampen the near field, or adjust other reflective parameters. Gave them a bit of control. Room was just going out of use when I'd started there in '79. Other than the rags, it was all plaster. No diffusion, just a bit of absorption, and a whole lot of reflective surfaces.

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