In this 2 hour long tutorial, Fab Dupont walks you through step-by-step how he took raw, super clean tracks from great sounding rough mixes to an incredible sounding record for legendary recording artist David Crosby.
With more and more music is being delivered by music streaming services like Spotify and iTunes Radio. What these services do regarding the loudness wars matters more and more and so the Loudness Petition Group has been set up with the express aim of bringing peace to the loudness wars. In this article, we are going to look at the Loudness FAQ from the Loudness Petition Group which expands on the issues and covers some of the misconceptions and urban myths that have already grown up around this whole subject
In this free video Pro Tools Expert Team Member Julian Rodgers looks at the Millennia NSEQ-2 plugin from Plugin Alliance, a software emulation of the hardware of the same name which is a highly regarded, no compromise mastering EQ.
The NSEQ-2 is a high quality, two channel equaliser built for the most critical applications and features a twin topology design, meaning that at the touch of a button it is a sold-state device based around a J-FET design or a class A valve design.
Dan, Julian and Alan chat through issues from the week's news as well as the usual tips, tricks and questions answered.
In this video for Pro Tools Expert, Technical Editor James Ivey talks to Ben Nemes about the new Space Crate, an acoustically treated recording or mixing studio inside a standard shipping container.
Red Light Fever is a mix of challenging and complex emotions that many talented artists struggle with when tracking in recording studios. It often stops artists dead in their tracks at points when they need to be totally switched on creativity and doubt free.
A while back we asked you to submit your studio design and build stories. Well, community member Artur Rakhmatulin has submitted his story, it took a lot longer than expected. In part 1 of a 3 part series, Artur walked us through the options, his study, and the theory behind his chosen design. In part 2, we look at the structure, the detail design and implementation of the floor, ceiling, interior walls, and the layered back wall.
Dan Cooper shares his "go to" clean, crunchy and overdriven guitar amp plug-in presets including short audio examples and reasons for why he use these presets in his guitar recording workflow
Shortcuts! Some people have their handful they use every day and don't give them much more thought than that. Others (like me...) collect them like stamps, always on the lookout for a previously unknown gem. Do you know these five?
Impact Soundworks have updated their Peak Rider plug-in including support for Pro Tools with AAX Native for Pro Tools 11 and above and RTAS fro Pro Tools 10 and earlier. Peak Rider 2 detects the dynamics and frequencies of a sidechain signal (external or generated), using it to process the main input in one of 5 ways. From vocal riding to drum shaping, transient design, precision EQ and beyond, with a price point of $99.
In this episode of Sunday Sound Effects Round Up we take a look at new libraries from Glitchedtones, Red Libraries, Fox Audio Post-Production, free sound effects from Airborne Sound and Red Libraries, a buyers guide fro unconventional microphones from Paul Virostek and a look at a number of blog posts from the A Sound Effect blog.
Russ gives his advice on improving your productions, you might be surprised at what he says.