Audio Test Kitchen was founded by Alex Oana and Ian Hlatky. It is the world’s first online virtual microphone showroom. It offers unbiased microphone comparison across hundreds of different large condenser microphones. The good thing about it is free to use. It also allows users to audition each mic directly through their headphones or speakers.…… See More
Home Recording Equipment
These are all the posts on the site that discuss "Home Recording Equipment" or audio gear (usually hardware like microphones, interfaces, etc) of any kind, including recording software.
Crunck V2 from Nembrini Audio was recently released. It’s a freeware virtual guitar amplifier in VST, VST3, AU, and AAX plugin formats for digital audio workstations on PC and Mac. It is an updated version of the original Crunck V1 guitar amp. Due to its streamlined design and simple controls, Crunck V2 is a great…… See More
Eventide released Rotary Mod for iOS. It has the legendary sound effect produced from an authentic emulation based on the liquid and lush Leslie cabinet which are used on thousands of recordings. It is now available for download as an Audio Units AUv3 plug-in, Inter-App Audio, and Standalone app for iPhone and iPad from the…… See More
Compression is the process of lessening the dynamic range between the loudest and quietest parts of an audio signal. The primary reasons for placing a compressor on drums are to prevent stray peaks and to even out the player dynamics. First, the setting should be fast enough on the attack to catch the peak of…… See More
Frames Rates affect the smoothness of the image and there are several standards tied to broadcast systems and media types. During Audio Post Production, it is essential that the audio engineer is informed of the frame rate for the project so they can keep all audio sessions in sync. The quality of the audio content…… See More