Blog

Better Low-end and Multiband Compression

Better Low-end and Multiband Compression

Welcome to our focus for this month: Mixing. A month where I get to discuss my favorite ideas for the studio that I utilise in all areas or genres ...

Taking Risks, Wise Investments and Resting

Taking Risks, Wise Investments and Resting

In the last instalment in this month’s focus based around Business Administration, I wanted to talk about the most exciting and daunting tasks you ...

Gaining New Clients and the Importance of your Website

Gaining New Clients and the Importance of your Website

This week, in part 3 of our focus month, we’re continuing our focus on Business Administration but this time delving into the meat of it all to dis...

Staying Organized, Workflow and Time Management

Staying Organized, Workflow and Time Management

Welcome back to the JZ Mics blog! Carrying on from last weeks first instalment of this months focus of Business Administration, this week it seemed...

Running An Efficient Studio

Running An Efficient Studio

As we enter the 3rd month of this year, we also move into our next focus; this month is all about Business Administration. Now, I know that sounds ...

My Favorite Preamp Plugins

My Favorite Preamp Plugins

AS the last installment of this month's focus, PREAMPS, I wanted to discuss in short the options available to all those that might not have a pleth...

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 ...