In this video James trys out some API 500 series modules when tracking a small number of drum mics. You will hear 2 passes of a drum take. The first with no processing to tape and the second where EQ and Compression are committed to the record.
In this multi part video James talks to Tom Waterman Technical Director at Audient about modern recording techniques, the since of tone analysis and the amazing Audient ASP800 with HMX and Iron channels.
In this video James takes a look at the Tascam US-2020 Audio Interface, Mic Pre & Digital Mixer. He shows us around the unit then takes it for an audio spin with a partial cover of a soul classic
In this multi part video, James talks to Tom Waterman, Technical Director at Audient ,about modern recording techniques, the science of tone analysis and the amazing Audient ASP800 with HMX and Iron channels.
Our friends at Groove 3 have announced that Dave Pensado is joining the Groove 3 family. In the announcement Groove 3 say; "Today we’re extremely honored to welcome Grammy Award-winning co-host of the hit online television show Pensado's Place, Dave Pensado to the Groove3 family! Dave is acknowledged as one of the leading online educators for all things audio and has mix credits with some of today’s biggest stars including Frank Ocean, AfroJack, Kelly Clarkson, Michael Jackson, Christina Aguillera, Beyonce, Elton John and many more.
In this video from NAMM 2016 James talks to Colin McDowell from McDSP about their new 6050 Ultimate Channel Strip and possible future developments from McDSP.
In this video James talks to Lev Perry from Universal Audio on the UA booth at NAMM 2016. They talk about the new Apollo Twin USB for Windows which will be available very soon and some new plug-ins coming to the UAD-2 platform for Softube, Sonnox and Brainworx.
In this video from NAMM 2016 James talks to Dan from DiGiDrid about the new "Cube" interfaces and I/O for the DigiGrid network. They talk about what options there are. How they act in a DAW workflow and how they connect into other audio over IP networks. Could this be connectivity solved?
In this video from NAMM 2016 James talks to Stephen from Waves about the new eMotion LV1 Live Mixer with up to 64 channels. The talk about connectivity into the SoundGrid network and the use of Waves plug-ins in the system. Keep an eye out for more NAMM 2016 updates.
Community member Pablo Lach from Mexico City reached out to us with a tip he wanted to share with the community about changing the output options on a video track in Pro Tools 11 and above. Over to you Pablo...
In this video James talks with Fabrice Gabriel from Eiosis about their new E2 Deesser. This is an amazing sound Deesser that is very simple to control allowing you get a great sound in just 10 seconds with only 2 main controls.
In this free video tutorial I discuss some of the settings to bear in mind when running Pro Tools sessions that contain video, wether that is in a post production or music composition context.
In this video review James takes a look at the new Origin from UK company Aston Microphones. He puts this new take on microphone design to work on a track using acoustic guitars, percussion and vocals.
In this video James is joined by Matt Dodge from Slate Digital via Skype to take you through the upgrade process to Raven 3.0 for the Raven MTi, MTi2 and MTX.
Our friends at Audient have made a great video interview with Pete Townsend talking about his Audient mixing console and his workflow.
In this video James takes a look at the RS124 EMI Compressor by Chandler Limited. This is a compressor like you have never seen or heard before. It is based on 3 units that are kept and used at Abbey Road Studios in London.
In this video James and Create Pro's Richard Rogers get down and dirty with Flash Storage. The pair do a sample instrument loading speed test with both a conventional 7200rpm 3T rotational hard drive and a PCIe 2T Flash Storage card. The results are more surprising than you might think.
In this video James shows us around his LIVE Pro Tools rig featuring Pro Tools 11 running on a Mac Book Pro and using the Audient iD22 audio interface.
Our friends at inMusic Brands have just let us know about a new video featuring the DB-33 tone wheel organ VI presented by Brennan Galley. In this video Brennan walks you through the main controls of both the Instrument and Effect section of this fantastic sounding plug-in instrument.