Audio & music gear tutorials

  • Tips For Making The Most of Your Home Studio
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    Tips For Making The Most of Your Home Studio

    12/21/09 in Studio & Home Studio

    IntroductionWhile those of you with smaller home studio and don't have access to larger spaces, this tutorial aims to give you some tips on how to utilize what you do have to its full potential... St…

  • Basic Synthesizer Parameters
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    Basic Synthesizer Parameters

    12/09/09 in Synthesizers/Racks/Modules

    IntroductionSynthesizers can be tricky for new users to understand as there are generally a lot of parameters to understand.  I'm hoping that this tutorial will help new users and those who want to get involved with synths…

  • Making The Most Of Your Guitar Tone
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    Making The Most Of Your Guitar Tone

    12/09/09 in Spectral Processors

    IntroductionThis tutorial aims to give you guys an overview of some techniques about how to make the most of your guitar tone in the studio and during live shows as well as other effects.  Many players often overlook getti…

  • Tips For Building Your Home Studio
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    Tips For Building Your Home Studio

    11/16/09 in Studio & Home Studio

    IntroductionThis tutorial aims to give beginners some tips on the best way to approach building a home studio.  We'll talk about the most important items in the home studio and how to be conscious of your budget.  Hopefull…

  • Tips For Beginning Guitarists
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    Tips For Beginning Guitarists

    10/31/09 in Electric Guitars

    IntroductionThis tutorial will give you some ideas about the best ways to practice playing guitar for beginners..  A big part of this is practicing the right way and getting in 'good' practice where you are actually taking…

  • Tips For Using Equalization
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    Tips For Using Equalization

    10/18/09 in Spectral Processors

    IntroductionThis tutorial is a follow up to the other tutorial I wrote called "How To Use a Parametric Equalizer."  While that was the basics of the make up of a traditional EQ, this will go into a bit more detail about so…

  • How To Use A Parametric Equalizer
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    How To Use A Parametric Equalizer

    10/18/09 in Parametric EQs

    IntroductionThis tutorial will give you a starting point and some ideas about how to go about using a parametric EQ and what everything does and what it all means.  The best way to learn how to use it though is to simply t…

  • Tips For Making Your Mixes Louder
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    Tips For Making Your Mixes Louder

    09/20/09 in Studio & Home Studio

    IntroductionIn this tutorial, we'll talk a little bit about some techniques on how to make your mixes reach their loudest possible potential.  While the 'loudness war' is one that cannot be one, it is always good to try to…

  • Microphone Types & Suggested Uses
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    Microphone Types & Suggested Uses

    09/07/09 in Microphones

    IntroductionIn this tutorial I aim to give some pointers and tips about what microphones will work best in certain situations.  Of course these are just guidelines and experimentation is the name of the game when it comes …

  • Mixing Tips For Drums
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    Mixing Tips For Drums

    09/07/09 in Studio & Home Studio

    IntroductionIn this tutorial we'll talk a bit about some ideas on how to mix drums once you've recorded them.  While it definitely matters what type of music it is and what type of sound that you are going for, there are d…