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- 12/18/13Getting started
How To Get a Crunch Sound - The Basics To Making Your Electric Guitar Sound Crunchy
After having found your clean sound, let's now look at how to color your sound with a bit of distortion.
- 12/16/13Getting started
How To Set A Guitar Amp To Get A Clean Sound - How To Get A Clean Sound With A Guitar Amp
We have already seen how to set correctly the knobs of your instrument. But we still have to shape the signal before it comes out of the loudspeaker.
- 12/15/13Getting started
What is Comping? - How To Get The Perfect Take
Comping is an audio editing technique that consists in putting together different takes of the same instrument in order to get the "perfect recording" without the trick being audible.
- 12/10/13Getting started
Choosing a PA System For DJs - How To Choose A PA System For DJing
The basic role of a DJ is to mix songs in order to cheer up an event and make the audience dance. However, in some cases, the DJ will also need to provide the PA system for the performance. To cope with such situations, you need to take into account several very specific criteria in order not to disappoint your audience...
- 12/08/13Getting started
How To Adjust Guitar Knobs Correctly - What Are The Knobs On A Guitar For?
Sure, you can grab your guitar, crank up all the knobs and play. But if all those controls are there, they must serve a purpose!
- 12/02/13Getting started
A Selection Of Books About Film Music - 7 Books For Understanding Film Music And Its History
Film music is an art that has secured itself a prominent place in the collective imagination. Here's a first selection of books that allow us to understand where it comes from, how it has evolved and what it means.
- 11/30/13Getting started
The Best Audio Tools to Change Your Life - The Top Software Tools to Simplify Mixing
Here's a list of plug-ins, software and hardware tools that will simplify the life of the home studio owner.
- 11/23/13Getting started
The Best Virtual Electric Bass Guitars - The Top Electric Bass Guitar Software
Together with pianos and drums, bass guitars ought to be counted among the instruments whose virtual versions can be considered credible today. Here's a selection of the best exponents in the genre.
- 11/19/13Getting started
How To Set a Bass Amp - Find A Good Sound With Your Bass Amp
It's almost that time of year again and my body and mind are already longing for some well-deserved holidays sitting next to the fire with a hot cup of chocolate. But before that happens and we can all go enjoy ourselves, I will close my short tutorial series.
- 11/17/13Getting started
The Best Virtual Rhodes - The Top Virtual Rhodes
A real legend among electric pianos, the Rhodes has never stopped inspiring software developers and sample publishers. These 16 instruments are proof of that.