Every episode of Bill Ruppert's Effectology - a series where he creates classic sounds using effects pedals in a modular synth style manner - is fascinating.
The latest episode, though, is especially fun as Ruppert recreates Delia Derbyshire's vintage electronic arrangement of the original Dr. Who theme, using just a guitar and Electro-Harmonix effects pedals.
No keyboards, samplers or midi pickups were used.
Details on Ruppert's settings are available at the EHX forum.
We sat down with Rob to discuss the creative process and what lead him to using a modular