#1
so I've recorded some vocals dry, with no effects, and I want to add some compression, a bit of delay and some reverb. what's the best order to add these or does it even matter?

thanks.
#2
i would think it would be the same order as you would put things on a guitar signal. i would probably do compression or reverb first and then delay last. i like reverb first, but some people say that compression should always be one of the first effects. i would experiment to see what you can do with the different orders and how each sounds. keep a copy of the dry vocals saved then play around with the effects on another copy of the vocals. figure out which order gives you the sound you want most.
#4
Whatever sounds best I usually go

Crackle and Hiss reductions -> Compressor -> Autotune -> EQ -> DeEsser -> Delay -> Reverb
#5
As a general rule though, compression is usually applied first, pre-eq and pre-fader, as an insert effect. Reverb is usually used as a send effect - so post-eq, post-fader. However some experimentation will tell you what works best for you, and in what situation.
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