Improve Your Stereo Image with One Weird Mono Panning Trick

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Improve Your Stereo Image with One Weird Mono Panning Trick

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Have you ever been in that situation where you’re desperately panning a track but just can’t seem to find the best place for it? Here’s one trick that can save...

Eric Valentine of BareFootRecording on EQing Drums Recorded with *One Mic*

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Eric uses all bands of his EQ to achieve an incredible, musical Motown sound with just one mic....

Loudness War? Compare the Dynamics of Releases

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Useful website that aggregates information on the dynamics of various album releases as submitted by users....

Mic Placement for Metal Guitar (Video)

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A brilliant video on mic placement & axis positioning for recording metal guitars....

Why 24/192 HD Audio Distribution Does More Harm Than Good

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Today I read an excellent writeup on the tribulations of distributing music at “HD” quality like 192khz/24bit. In his writeup he goes over some of the very things...

Kanye West: An Inspiring Look at Recontextualizing with Samples

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Love him or hate him, Kanye West does a great job of making catchy songs from classic samples. For me, being primarily a rock producer, I often neglect the inspiring sounding...

DIY Acoustic Panel Bass Traps: Treating Your Room Right

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Build super-effective DIY bass traps acoustic treatments for around $75 a panel....

Visual Analogy to High Definition Sample Rate Conversion

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I've been working pretty much exclusively at 24-bit/44.1khz but now DAWs are fast enough and hard drives are cheap enough that there's no good reason not to step it up. 192khz is...

Mono Sources in a Stereo World – Michael Franti @ RNC

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Recently I was hired to finesse a rather rough live recording of Michael Franti‘s performance at the protest concert outside the Republican National Convention in 2008. ...

Review: Ohm Force Ohmicide Distortion Plugin

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Last post I took some time to write up a review for Ohm Force‘s Symptohm synthesizer.  This time around I’ll be looking at their Ohmicide multiband distortion...