I made a lo-fi hip-hop beat using iZotope’s Spire app for iPhone, and you can too. Here’s how simple and fun it was to use…
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Producing a vocalist or recording yourself at home? You’ve got to know how to comp your best vocal takes together seamlessly. Here’s how.
Here’s a well-known trick for fattening up your drums, courtesy of legendary engineer and author Bobby Owsinski.
What does that mean? It means not having to rely on engineers for clarity in your vocals, and taking control of the way your voice is mixed.
If you find yourself dealing with different guitar signals, here’s a primer on how to EQ acoustics versus electrics in your mix.
A beginner’s guide to microphone preamps, the various types and their uses, and when to invest in a high quality preamp for your studio.
Some handy information on how headphone speakers produce sound, and what to consider when choosing new pairs for your audio usage.
Today we’re comparing a few of the most lauded audio interfaces on the market for a modest price, suited for home recordists of all kinds.
Whether you’re making lo-fi hip-hop grooves or bedroom pop, the key to getting a “live feel” is to go off-grid as much as you can afford to.
Essential thoughts on how to set up a DIY vocal recording booth in your home, and techniques to avoid common pitfalls.