How important is a kick drum? Well, the kick drum sound draws a distinction between a professional sounding mix from an amateur one. In order to do it, there are 3 steps to follow to set up your kick drum EQ like a pro. To be successful in mixing, you need to find a process…… See More
Home Recording Tips and Techniques
These are posts tagged as "recording tips and techniques" because they are about things aimed at helping you improve the quality of the audio you record from your home studio. We know that it is possible to record professional quality audio at home, using your computer, some inexpensive (and in some cases - free) software, and some equipment like microphones and audio interface units - all of which cost much less than you might think.
Home recording technology has become so advanced in the past few years, while simultaneously becoming more affordable. You can do things in a very affordable home studio today that I could only dream of doing when I first started.
Eric Whitacre is a composer, and choral director who became famous in 2010 when he released his first album under his own name, Light & Gold. His compositional style often involves the use of note clusters, and this could be why his output resonates with other libraries from the Spitfire catalogue. This library might not…… See More
KHORDS is a sample-based virtual instrument powered by Loopmasters and sold exclusively at Pluginboutique. This virtual instrument is easy to use as Bass Master but with a much broader sonic palette. KHORDS has the finest sampler presets which makes it easier to come up with a lot of musical ideas. It contains a lot of…… See More
Musical ‘notes’ are composed of fundamental tones and harmonics. It’s the harmonics that allow you to distinguish between several instruments. By integrating the fundamental and harmonic tones, we recognize the notes from the musical instruments and the ones sung by a vocalist. As we all know, the human ear is more sensitive to certain octaves…… See More
For songs to sound like the ones we hear on the radio, they have to be mastered. Mastering is the final process that music undergoes before it’s distributed. Mastering takes a lot of practice and proficiency. However, it isn’t as complicated as it looks. There are a lot of tools that you could choose from…… See More