Sound Techniques feature articles
In the studio with George Massenburg: In the Control ... - Masterclass with George Massenburg on different topics related to music production
"Coloring the sound? That's bullshit"! ...according to George Massenburg, one of the best regarded sound engineers in the world. And he has plenty more to say, as you can learn in the sixth and final part of the studio report we dedicated to George Massenburg.
In the Studio with George Massenburg: In the Control ... - Masterclass with George Massenburg on Different Topics Related to Music Production
In this next-to-last part of our video series dedicated to George Massenburg, he shares with us his opinion on headphones and goes on to describe the role of the producer in a recording session.
In The Studio with George Massenburg: In the Control ... - Masterclass with George Massenburg on different topics related to recording a band
After a tour around the studio, George Massenburg takes us into the control room to share with us some of his choices and habits at work. And it's fascinating!
A Guide to Re-Amping Techniques - How to Re-Amp
Re-amping is a technique that gained a lot of popularity in the last 15 years. The technique’s obvious advantages are numerous...
In the Studio with George Massenburg - Masterclass on Guitar, Vocals & Organ Recording with George Massenburg
The second part of the masterclass with George Massenburg is dedicated to vocals, guitar and organ miking. It is the perfect opportunity for George Massenburg to point out the advantages of recording a band live...
Mixing Rap Vocals – Part 2: EQ - Tips for Mixing Rap Vocals: EQ
I’ve read (too) many articles about mixing vocals. Cut 300Hz, boost 2kHz, compress 4:1, yada yada. Unfortunately these articles don’t actually give you any real resource – they simply speculate on generalities. What I’m going to give you is specific things to listen for and how to address them. This article will focus on EQ.
In The Studio with George Massenburg: Drums Recording - Masterclass with George Massenburg on Drums Recording
Face to face with George Massenburg on drums recording: ever dreamed about it? AudioFanzine and Jukebox Ltd. have made it real. We are very proud to bring you this video.
10 Questions About Mastering Your Recordings - The 10 Most Common Questions About Mastering
Mastering is a crucial process, but it's not always all that well understood by the average musician…so let's deal with some of the basic issues.
Quiz: Rate Your Audio Skills, Knowledge & Personality... - Audio Horoscope: insight into your mixing “character”
In order to help understand where you are in this overwhelming audio maze, I have put together a quiz to help rate your knowledge and personality type.
Tips for Mixing the Low End - How to Manage the Low End
Besides vocal mixing - I would say the most common question I read about on the internet is how to manage the low end. The kick and bass, or whatever else might be occupying that area, is the weight and power of a track. In addition, it's often the rhythmic backbone.