Yamaha n12 Digital Mixing Studio |
Tight computer integration makes this console/interface something special.
Focal Twin6 Be Monitors |
An unusual 3-way design and the sound of unvarnished truth.
Recording’s Showcase of Sounds |
Sony Media Software Artist Integrated Quartet libraries; XLN Audio Addictive Drums.
Plug-in Outlet |
db audioware Quantum FX; Unique Recording Software Classic Channel Strip Pro.
Reviewed and Revisited |
Elastic Time—the major enhancement in the space/time continuum of Pro Tools 7.4.
Once Over—Reviews in Brief |
Samson VR88 active ribbon mic; Direct Sound EX-29 Extreme Isolation headphones; TASCAM DR-1 stereo flash-RAM recorder; CEntrance MicPort Pro USB audio interface; Mackie 402-VLZ3 mixer.
Compression: The Automatic Turner-Downer/Turner-Upper! |
If compressors confuse you, this primer will explain the basics.
Laurence Juber—Creative In His Home Studio |
The prolific recording guitarist/composer/producer walks us through his latest project—a new album with Al Stewart.
Best of Both Worlds |
Breaking new ground by combining techniques from different genres—in this first of a series of articles, a successful producer starts simple, marrying Rock and Hip-Hop drum sounds for more impact.
When a band comes off the road and is amped up to record, it takes some skill to turn the energy into a recording worth remembering. ...Expand
Drummers Working with Loops |
A famous drummer and recording engineer teaches the Zen of coexisting with pre-recorded drum tracks.
Miking the Meinl Conga and Bongo Cajón |
A review of two interesting percussion instruments for our sister publication becomes an interesting miking clinic.
Recording’s Guitar Column |
Miking solo guitar is all a matter of perspective.
Recording’s Bass Column |
A bassist/producer looks at getting the bass and drums into the pocket.
Recording’s Vocal Column |
Getting the best quality from a less-than-world-class vocal mic.
We did drums last month—time to clean up the bass, piano, and guitars. Get the web files and go to work....Expand
Do It Yourself: Another Look at Modifying the AKG C3000B |
In June 2007 we laid out an electronics upgrade for this popular mic—here’s a tweak that gets much of the same sonic quality at a far lower price.