Ever since I was 10 years old, I have been a musician. You may be a musician, too, or you may just be a music lover. I am sure you’ve been to a concert performance of some sort where you heard microphone feedback.
Feedback is the high-pitched squeal that happens when a microphone gets too close to a speaker or somebody turns up the mic way too much and creates that squealing sound. It can get super loud and just annoying as heck. That’s bad feedback, but did you realize that there’s also, from a musical standpoint, good feedback?
Have you ever heard the song “I Feel Fine” by The Beatles? It starts out with this thump, on a single guitar string. If so, you know what I’m talking about. There’s a lot of songs and music that use that good feedback. Some guitarists actually try to do that, and … Read more