While looking at one of my mixes onscreen, I realized I was using five different kinds of reverbs. I thought it would be interesting to take a look at those various reverbs. The main reason I turn to multiple kinds of reverbs in the same session is that they are sonically different and offer up…… See More
Home Recording Tips and Techniques
These are posts tagged as "Tips and Techniques" to help you improve the quality of the audio you record from your home studio.
This incredible music production software is available for both Mac and Windows and comes in three versions: Studio One Prime, Artist, and Professional. Prime is free, Artist around £80/$120 and Prime around £340/$480. The Prime and Artist versions lack many of the virtual instruments and effects that you get with Professional. You also get more…… See More
One of the most overlooked elements in mixing is panorama. It is the act of placing a sound element in the soundfield. Panning lets us select where in that space we place the sound. Panning can create excitement by adding movement to the track and clarity to an instrument by moving it out of the…… See More
It’s time to look into the main processes behind music production – recording. This part of music making is key and often one that you need to get right since it’s potentially difficult to undo mistakes you make during the process at a later stage. The recording signal chain – that is getting an audio…… See More
Ableton’s latest update to Live 10 is an all-in-one solution for drum mixing needs as there is now a dedicated Drum Buss audio effect to make mixing drums easier than ever. Mixing your drums can be a daunting task. Producers and engineers often stack on plugins to try and achieve that powerful and punchy drum…… See More