- 02/19/17Hot news
A guide to mixing music - Part 117
As we've seen in the past weeks, automation is no rocket science or black magic. However, when it comes to putting it all into practice there are some pitfalls you should try to avoid. Here's a brief compilation of the most common mistakes and issues.
- 02/14/17Hot news
The ultimate guide to audio recording - Part 21
In this episode we'll start discussing the recording of drums with what is usually called the Mono Room track, which is much more important than it seems...
- 02/12/17Hot news
A guide to mixing music - Part 116
With this article I'll close the automation "tips and tricks" chapter by approaching it from a song structure point of view. This time we'll deal with how to put together different puzzle pieces like the intro, the verses, the choruses, the bridges, the solos, the outro, etc.
- 02/08/17Hot news
The ultimate guide to audio recording - Part 20
Today we'll begin discussing a topic that will take us several weeks to cover: recording drums.
- 02/06/17Hot news
Universal Audio Apollo Twin MKII Review
Three years ago Universal Audio introduced the Apollo Twin, a more friendly priced desktop version of their Apollo flagship audio interface.
- 01/29/17Hot news
An interview with legendary producer/engineer Ed Cherney
Talk about an impressive career—Ed Cherney has produced or engineered a veritable who’s who of iconic musicians including Bonnie Raitt, Eric Clapton, Iggy Pop, The Rolling Stones, Buddy Guy, Bob Dylan, Ry Cooder and countless others.
- 01/29/17Hot news
A guide to mixing music - Part 115
Today I invite you to join me in discovering some automation techniques that take advantage of our animal instincts to give some background life to your music.
- 01/28/17Hot news
The 30 Hottest Products from the Winter NAMM Show 2017
The Winter NAMM Show 2017 has come to an end and the least you could say about it is that this year was a very good vintage (you know how we Frenchmen are into wine talk...). And these 30 products from among the hundreds introduced are a good proof of that.
- 01/25/17Hot news
The ultimate guide to audio recording - Part 19
This week I invite you to discuss the importance of tuning in a recording situation.
- 01/22/17Hot news
A guide to mixing music - Part 114
In the previous episode we saw how you can, in theory, make use of human instincts to keep the attention of the listeners throughout an entire song, simple as it may be. This week I'll reveal some tricks that allow you to put that into practice.