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Acoustics and Monitoring

ACOUSTICS AND
MONITORING
Room Acoustics,
Monitoring, Home Studios

On Mics and Miking

ON MICS AND MIKING
Acoustic/Electric Guitar
Bands, Drums, Percussion
Bass, Vocals

On Mastering

ON MASTERING
The Mastering Process
DIY Mastering
Q&A’s

On Mixing

ON MIXING
Drum Mixes
Mix Studio
Multiband Dynamics
Tracking

for songwriters

FOR SONGWRITERS
Microphones
Music Business
Production Techniques
Recording Demos

for your studio

FOR YOUR STUDIO
From The Outside In
Maintenance
Studio Infrastructure

RECORDING Podcast: The Podcast for the Recording Musician
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David Crowder Interview: Make Room for Creativity!

Studio Ergonomics
& Acoustics

• Inside Paragon Studios w/ Mark Hornsby
• A Family of Loudspeakers Compared
• Marc Urselli on New York’s EastSide Sound

 

14 New Reviews

BABY Audio • ddrum • Focal • GIK Acoustics
IK Multimedia • KIT Plugins • KRK Systems
Neumann • 
Thermionic Culture • Yorkville Sound
RECORDING Magazine November issue cover 2022
Neumann NDH 30 – Unapologetically studio-focused, open-back headphones

FEATURED REVIEW

Neumann NDH30 Headphones

Unapologetically studio-focused, open-back headphones

In our September 2019 issue, we introduced our readers to the NDH 20, the first Neumann headphone. They were “an impressive debut,” and our reviewer was “curious to see where Neumann takes its new headphone line in the future.” The wait is over… introducing the Neumann NDH 30.

Primacoustic london 16 roomkit

FEATURED ARTICLE

An Acoustics Primer

Get Started With the Fundamentals of Sound and Acoustics!

The latest and greatest gear may get all the attention, but if the acoustics of your studio aren’t suitable, all the toys in the world won’t make for great-sounding recordings. Let’s examine the basics of acoustics, look at issues that can affect our recordings, and…

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Moog Announces New Plug-in Effect & End-of-Year Software Specials

Moog Announces New Plug-in Effect & End-of-Year Software Specials

McDSP Updates More V7 Plug-ins

McDSP Updates More V7 Plug-ins

The Sound of Infinity - Orchestral Tools Announces Drones by Alexander Hacke

The Sound of Infinity – Orchestral Tools Announces Drones by Alexander Hacke

Fluid Audio Partner With Sonarworks To Deliver Complete Professional Studio Monitor Solution

Fluid Audio Partner With Sonarworks To Deliver Complete Professional Studio Monitor Solution

Recording’s Readers’ Tracks is where respected engineer and producer Marty Peters listens to your recordings and critiques them, pointing out where and how you can make them better. Listen to the songs, read the reviews, and submit your own materials online via upload.

Artist Name: ÆUR   Title: Invocation (Ancient Egyptian Melody)   Genre: Instrumental World

 

“Invocation (Ancient Egyptian Melody)” is a piece of instrumental World music composed, performed, produced, engineered, mixed and mastered by ÆUR (Joaquín Vélez).

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REC’s six monthly Sound Advice bulletins offer great advice:

  1. On Vocals: Useful advice on recording the best vocals.
  2. On Guitars: Miked or direct, electric or acoustic, ways to capture great guitar sounds.
  3. On Drums: Great techniques for recording drums.
  4. On Mastering & Mixing: Practical mastering topics for at-home users and tips on how to mix better songs.
  5. On Acoustics: Learn how to make your room sound better.
  6. On Digital Audio: All about digital and computer audio.

SAMPLE BULLETINS

Sound Advice Guitars Sample
Sound Advice Digital Audio Sample
Sound Advice Drums Sample