Toms are an interesting part of the kit that often add flare and excitement to a drum track, just look at the intro to Enter Sandman by Metallica, or the fill before the chorus of Africa by Toto. They ... Read More »
10 Best Studio Monitors for Home Recording
More so that perhaps any other recording studio equipment…
Studio monitors are regarded as possibly the single most important tool for achieving great sound.
Which is why top studios will sometimes spend $10,000+ on the best that money can buy.
And while ... Read More »
Reverb is one of the trickiest tools to master.
Use it right, and your tracks will sound deep, wide, and three-dimensional. But mess it up, and you’ll be on the fast track to a flat, muddy mix.
These seven mistakes will hold you back ... Read More »
Mixing Kick Drums
Mixing kick drums can be a challenge. Even experienced engineers struggle to dial in a perfect kick tone. In recent years, sample replacement has become standard practice. This technique may be necessary for certain styles of music. ... Read More »