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...

Save Sound City (The Album): Dynamic Range

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Dave Grohl loves analog recordings but, unfortunately, the CD release has fallen prey to "The Loudness Wars"....

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....

Steve Albini Dishes on His Approach to Recording Drums

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Albini's beautifully opinionated approach to recording is perhaps most evident recording drums, capturing the instrument in an authentic way....

Mic Placement for Metal Guitar (Video)

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

Mixing with Headphones: Avoiding Disaster

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If you absolutely must mix with headphones, here are some tips to help avoid the biggest mistakes people make....

The Importance of a Great Mixdown Before Mastering.

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In an ideal world once music has been mixed it would simply be committed to cd or uploaded ready for distribution. In some rare occasions this does happen, though it is fairly...

How to Bounce or Consolidate Tracks for Archiving or Mixing

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One of the worst things to happen, in my opinion, is to have material locked in a particular proprietary DAW format.  Most DAW software stores its session data in...

Hammond B3 and Leslie Recording Techniques

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One of the most challenging and unique contemporary instruments that you’ll encounter working in professional studios is the Hammond B3 Organ and Lesie Cabinet combination....

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. ...