For Songwriters: A Basic Mic Primer

A Basic Mic Primer

The fundamentals of microphones and how they work... By Joe Albano   The recording industry is changing rapidly, but there’s one area wh... Read More...
recording-brass

Horns of Plenty

How to record brass, woodwinds and horn sections. By Bob Ross   This article is about recording horns. Let me start right off by apol... Read More...
The Doom of the Dumbek

The Doom of the Dumbek

Recording dumbek, djembe, bodhran, tablas, and other percussion instruments... By Paul Stamler   For five years I’d been struggling to r... Read More...
Attack of the 15 Foot Kick, Carpet and creativity can yield some huge low end

Recording the Drums

From heads and tuning to mic selection, it's time to record drums... By Joe Albano   As any engineer will tell you, the first step to ge... Read More...