How a Synthesizer Works

A Minimoog from Moog Music

The synthesizer is now an essential part of today’s modern studio, and any aspiring music producer should understand how one works – it will open up a whole world of sound creation and manipulation that can transform your recordings and productions. It’s definitely one of my favorite instruments found in the studio. A synth (sometimes seen … Read more

A Simple 9-Point Checklist for Your Studio Audio Interface

Use this studio audio interface 9-point checklist to make sure you know what you’re getting

A studio audio interface is one of the core fundamental devices you’ll find in any home studio. The audio interface is the bridge between your computer and the rest of your recording equipment. To create and produce your own music you’ll need to record sounds into your studio computer’s DAW, and you’ll also need to … Read more

Home Recording Studio Equipment – The Top 7 Essential Items

Your home recording studio equipment list only needs 7 items to get up and running

Getting the best home recording studio equipment that you need to create and produce your own music is pretty simple when you know what you’re looking for. Your own home studio can easily be put together with a core set of 7 items – more than enough to get you started quickly. So what’s in … Read more

5 Simple Reasons Why You Should Use a Portable Vocal Booth

Check out these 5 reasons why you should be using a portable vocal booth in your home studio

The portable vocal booth is one of the best innovations to hit the home studio market over recent years. Home studios are usually started in rooms that were never designed for any kind of audio or sound work, and this can cause lots of problems and issues with the quality of your recordings, especially with vocals. … Read more

Studio Tools Review – Focusrite Scarlett 2i2

Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 - a review of the best audio interface you can get for your home studio

The Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 has become the premier audio interface for the home studio over the last year or so. If you’re looking for a simple, solid, and compact device to ignite your recording and mixing, then it’s the perfect choice. You’re probably aware at this point of the audio interface’s job – it’s the link … Read more