Drum Tuning Bible

Drum Tuning Bible

Getting a great drum sound when recording starts with having a great sounding drum kit.  New well seated and tuned heads, on well constructed shells with toms tuned to 3rd’s, 4th’s, or 5th’s will give you a huge head start on tracking […]

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Daniel Lanois in his studio showing what he uses in his vocal chain.

Daniel Lanois’ Vocal Chain

For everyone who ever wondered what Daniel Lanois’ vocal chain was on some of the amazing records he has been a part of, here is a quick look into his approach and gear. Sony C37A LDC (mic) -> LA2A Compressor -> Pultec […]

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How to Choose a Mix Engineer

How to Choose a Mix Engineer

With the many affordable home recording solutions available to today’s musician, many artists are choosing to record their own albums and singles.  When the task of recording and editing the resulting session is done, you may decide to turn over the mixing to someone else. […]

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