What is the technical term for this type of (“rough”) vocals?



Asked by: Lauren Sanchez

It’s called vocal fry, vocal growlvocal growlA death growl, or simply growl, is a vocal style (an extended vocal technique) usually employed by death metal singers but also sometimes used in other heavy metal styles.

What is a rough recording called?





A demo (shortened from “demonstration”) is a song or group of songs typically recorded for limited circulation or for reference use, rather than for general public release.

What is a textured voice?

You can think of it as “the combined timbre of a group of instruments”. This meaning is generally used in the world of music production, for example when talking about the texture of a mix. Secondly, “Texture” means the type of different musical “voices” in a piece of music.

What is vocal distortion called?

Vocal distortion, otherwise described as grit, growl, grunt, gravel, rattle or scream (and probably a billion other slang words that I’m not cool enough to know), is high on a singers christmas list these days.

What is a raspy singing voice?

What is a raspy singing voice? A raspy singing voice occurs when your vocal cords have unbalanced adduction. This means that they don’t come together consistently, preventing your voice from sounding clean. A raspy voice can be a great effect on your voice but can cause damage if used too much.

What is a gruff voice?





1 : rough, brusque, or stern in manner, speech, or aspect a gruff reply. 2 : being deep and harsh : hoarse a gruff voice.

How do you make your voice sound gritty?

Many singers think grit comes from tightening their vocal cords or tensing up to get that aggressive edge, but doing so actually does more harm than good. Grit should come from pushing more air through your vocal cords with varying intensity. Great, gritty vocals come from confidence and power, not strain.

What is it called when singers growl?

A death growl, or simply growl, is a vocal style (an extended vocal technique) usually employed by death metal singers but also sometimes used in other heavy metal styles.

What does distorted voice mean?

1 often passive to twist or pull out of shape; make bent or misshapen; contort; deform. 2 to alter or misrepresent (facts, motives, etc.) 3 (Electronics) to reproduce or amplify (a signal) inaccurately, changing the shape of the waveform.

How do you sing rough vocals?

Again. But this time we're going to lean on the sound a little with a little extra pressure which in turn should cause the larynx. To just brace a little.



What is garbled sound?

What is Static/Garbled Audio? Static/garbled audio can be noises such as buzzing and crackling, or distortion where it sounds like the speaker is muffled or talking underwater.

How do you sing gravelly?

Practice that vocal fry, just holding your breath, and then adding just a little bit of voice, a little bit of tone, a little bit of pitch. Try vocal fry in your lower register and work yourself up into your middle register and then try a raspy voice on high notes. Singing raspy feels different at different pitches.

What does a throaty voice sound like?

A common vocal issue is when the tone is caught in the throat – like a singing Kermit the Frog. This is a sound that some may find strange to the ear, and unpleasant to mimic.