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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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Interview: Daniel Lanois on producing Player, Piano

The Essential Mic Locker

• Marc Urselli’s Ribbon Collection
• Cool Mics by “Non-Mic” Companies
• Virtual Microphone Preamps

 

13 New Reviews

ADK • AEA • Focusrite Pro • Heiserman Audio • MasterWriter • Mojave • Moog
Pearlman Microphones • Sequential • Sonible • TIERRA Audio • Warm Audio

RECORDING Magazine cover - October 2022
Sequential Take 5: A compact poly-synth from one of the most respected names in analog synthesizers

FEATURED REVIEW

Sequential Take 5

A compact poly-synth from one of the most respected names in analog synthesizers

The Sequential Take 5 represents the most compact, portable and affordable entry into the Sequential universe of sounds. Its five-voice architecture is beautifully analog, coupled with a full complement of digitally controlled modulation and effects.

Recording the Drums

FEATURED ARTICLE

Recording the Drums

From tuning to miking, a comprehensive look at setting up and recording a drum kit

As any engineer will tell you, the first step to getting a good recorded drum sound is to start with a good live drum sound—if the sound of the kit’s not happening in the room, you’ll be fighting an uphill battle all the way. As an engineer, you’re fortunate when…

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Bjooks Announces ‘inspire the Music: 50 Years of Roland History’ is Now Available for Purchase

Bjooks Announces ‘inspire the Music: 50 Years of Roland History’ is Now Available for Purchase

Austrian Audio on the road with Bon Jovi

Austrian Audio on the road with Bon Jovi

McDSP Releases APB Plug-in V1.4 With Universal Binary & More

McDSP Releases APB Plug-in V1.4 With Universal Binary & More

sE is proud to re-introduce the sE4400 and T2 microphones!

sE is proud to re-introduce the sE4400 and T2 microphones!

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: Walter Gabbard   Title: Thinking About You   Genre: Modern Country

 

“Thinking About You” is a modern Country track composed by Walter Gabbard and produced by Walter and Ruben Fernandez. Performance credits were not supplied.

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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