Stella Gotshtein, musician, sound engineer, producer, and member of the Waves QA team, is the host of an ongoing series from Waves Audio covering the basics of sound engineering and production.

In this video, Stella explains the history of audio effects and how they have been employed most often. There are sound examples to help you hear what she is referring to with effects like delay, reverb, and overdrive.

Check out the video below and stay tuned to Waves Audio for more videos on the basics of sound.