Reverb is added to create width and depth to the track as well as elevate an otherwise boring sound. But just like with the other facets of mixing, it is often overlooked or misunderstood. To effectively apply it, you must know how much to use and how to adjust its various parameters. What are the…… See More
Music Recording Tips and Gear
Articles specifically dealing with recording, mixing and mastering music - as opposed to voice-over specific recording tips, which can be found in the Voice-Over Recording category.
Let’s look into the number of ways you can attain that rich vocal sound in your mix. Layering your lead vocal with doubles can put on thickness, color and lift to the most important element of any song; the lyrics and melody. What is doubling vocals? It is the process of creating additional versions of…… See More
Mixing requirements used to be so easy during the analog days. You aimed for 0 on the VU meter and didn’t worry too much if it bounced over. Nowadays, there are a lot of distinct meter reference calibrations available and choosing one that suits you consumes a lot of your time. In any circumstance, there’s…… See More
Would you be interested in a complete sampled orchestra which includes solo instruments, ensemble instruments, ensemble orchestral sections, and a playable full “Symphony” patch for only $149? All of these only take up 10 GB of hard drive space and run in the free Kontakt player that works in any DAW. There are a number…… See More
Nektar is a company known for its MIDI controllers and keyboards. However, you may have a rough patch on the first use of their products. But with persistence and continued usage, you will love it and stay with it forever. No wonder the brand has consistently score great reviews. Since it offers versatility and empowerment…… See More