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Matching The Preamp To Your Signal Chain

Matching The Preamp To Your Signal Chain

To close off our focus this month, all around Preamps, I wanted to visit the big picture: matching your preamp to your signal chain. Now, when I sa...

Pushing your Preamp For Its Character

Pushing your Preamp For Its Character

There's many types of preamps in the world, and many types of ways to utilize them; but more than any other way to use them (other than the obvious...

Microphone Impedance - How does it matter?

Microphone Impedance - How does it matter?

It's time to focus. And by that, I mean we've decided to implement Focus Months within the blog! This month's topic: PREAMPS. Now, many of you in ...

Using De-essers & Gates

Using De-essers & Gates

This week, before we move on to our focus months, I wanted to discuss some things that are becoming more and more apparent during my recording and ...

Recording Goals

Recording Goals

Going into the new year, things are starting to ramp up again in studios the world over - new releases from bands we all know and love (Muse’s new ...

Predictions For 2022

Predictions For 2022

Happy New Year everyone! We made it through another trip around the sun and thankfully, things look slightly less bleak than this time a year ago ...

Looking Forward to 2022

Looking Forward to 2022

We’re now approaching the end of the year, and what a year it’s been! Certainly one of the most confusing times to be in our industry that I can re...

Looking Back on 2021

Looking Back on 2021

It’s been a difficult year, hasn’t it? Between a pandemic, to the shortages in parts causing delays the world over, let alone the widespread undere...

The $100 (or less) Audio Engineers Gift Guide: Software or Similar

The $100 (or less) Audio Engineers Gift Guide: Software or Similar

Xmas is almost upon us! Are you ready? Are your friends and family ready? Do you have enough cheese to feed a small family for the next year?! OK,...

The $100 (or less) Audio Engineers Gift Guide

The $100 (or less) Audio Engineers Gift Guide

Unless you've been living under a rock for the last year, you may have noticed that Christmas is just around the corner. And if you're anything lik...

What is a Mic Locker and why Is it important?

What is a Mic Locker and why Is it important?

You may have heard of the term ''mic locker'' before, but many don't understand the need for one, or its imperativeness within day to day sessions ...

Recording & Mixing Vocals with the new V12

Recording & Mixing Vocals with the new V12

Some of you may remember about a year ago, I walked you through the way I record vocals, the signal chain, mixing them, and layering. Well, today w...