Someone asked the following question on the Home Recording forum yesterday about cheap monitor speakers: A few days ago I asked a question on different forum about really cheap monitors as I need some. Well, I don’t have much money to buy myself..let’s say.. krk rp 5. I just need a cheap pair of monitors. …… 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.
Someone asked this question over at the Home Recording Forum: If you’re getting the right tone from the start when you record, for example using the tone control on the guitar and its amplifier, why is EQ needed in mixing? I’ve read a bunch of articles singing the praises of EQ, but in the mixes…… See More
Making sure your audio can be heard easily and clearly is important. One of the best audio editing tools available to us is called compression. With a compressor, we can even out the volume of certain tracks in our recordings, or even the entire mix. One primary reason for this is to prevent the listener…… See More
Why does it seem like the audio quality for videos, especially internet video, is crappy even when the audio looks great? Every day video capability is improving, pictures are getting sharper, technology is getting faster and almost everything is high definition or three dimensional. When recording your own videos, it turns out that it is…… See More
I received an e-mail yesterday from someone in country rock band who wanted to augment their live performances with instruments they don’t typically have for live shows, such as fiddle and banjo. He has the midi files for the parts already. The problem is that the instrument sounds being played by the midi tracks for…… See More