DPA Microphones’ 2028 Vocal Microphone is a model that the brand claims allows the artist’s voice to shine. It is designed for stage, broadcast and pro A/V applications. It features a supercardioid polar pattern as well as new a shock-mount, pop filter and fixed-position capsule. With all of these, the artists are able to focus…… 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.
There are several factors to consider when recording an amazing acoustic guitar sound. To capture the acoustic guitar in the studio, the 8 things to consider are body, picks, strings, microphone, space diffusion, signal chain, context, and headphones. The dreadnought is the most popular acoustic guitar size. It is one of the trickier body sizes…… See More
FULTON, MD — Impact Soundworks released today VENTUS WINDS DUDUK, a sample library for KONTAKT PLAYER featuring the haunting sound of an Armenian double reed woodwind. Used in countless film, TV, and game soundtracks, the mellow, mysterious tone of the duduk has been recorded with all crucial articulations, ornaments, and techniques. With this library, composers and producers…… See More
Among the instruments in the string family, the cello is the most loved by many people. It has a rich and emotional sound which makes it an excellent addition to any production. However, recording the cello can be a difficult process due to mic placement. One may struggle from having a harsh and scratchy sound…… See More
A pair of precisely matched, high-quality microphones is essential if you aspire to make serious, true stereo recordings. RØDE Microphones, an Australian based manufacturer produces an extensive range of microphones which are appropriate to a multitude of applications. In collaboration with Grammy award-winning classical music engineer Tony Faulkner, they designed the TF-5. It is best…… See More