The Top 4 Stereo Microphone Techniques You’ll See in a Studio

Stereo microphone techniques like the XY pair of cardioid mics can result in great recordings

Using different stereo microphone techniques, you can record a sound source using two microphones at the same time, producing a stereo image of the sound. This stereo image is created due to the tiny amplitude and timing differences that each microphone will pick up, helping you to capture realistic recordings. I often come across new […]

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11 Awesome Tips for Recording Vocals

Always record vocals with a pop filter - no exceptions!

  These 11 tips for recording vocals are designed to quickly give you some ideas of what to keep an eye on when it comes to capturing great vocal takes. Better home studio recordings naturally lead to higher quality mixes and sharpened productions, things I’m sure you’d like to see in your own music. Think […]

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How to Record Vocals In Your Home Studio – 10 Powerful Steps

When it comes to learning how to record vocals, the best way to approach it is to keep things as simple as possible. A good vocal take is one that captures the vibrant energy and powerful emotion of the performer and the song. When someone hears a song, whether it’s on their radio, on their […]

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How to Use Your Music Production Studio

A basic music production studio layout

Spending lots of time in your music production studio is one of the surest ways to improve and enhance your skills as a producer – I’ve experienced this myself first-hand. Plenty of practice and dedication is needed if you want to advance and progress. But before you can get to work in your studio, you […]

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How to Use Simple Home Studio Recording Techniques

Discover how to use straightforward home studio recording techniques to improve your productions

  Home studio recording is one of the most important parts of creating your own productions, and capturing quality recordings of your vocals and instruments can be made much easier when you follow a few simple rules.   Recording Vocals and Instruments   You’ll need to use different recording techniques for each of the different […]

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How to Master the Art of Recording Vocals

Here’s a guide to the tools and steps you need for recording vocals in your home studio

Capturing great results when recording vocals is the key first step to producing voice-led tracks in your home studio. When vocals are used, they often become the focal point of the song, so it’s vital that they’re recorded, mixed, and produced to a high standard. The human voice is one of the most expressive and […]

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