In the Production Expert podcast Mike, Julian and Dan talk about talk about the role of luck in their careers, and how they approach recording unfamiliar instruments, What’s your go to mic for a Hang? Condenser or ribbon on a Nyckelharpa? They also share their finds of the week.
There are some great new deals from our Partners like Avid, Focusrite, Sonarworks as well as some great B-Stock offers on Avid products from RSPE on our Deals page.
Talking Points Kindly Sponsored By Universal Audio
Until the end of June 2019 buy a Universal Audio Apollo Twin or Arrow audio interface and get Antares Auto-Tune Realtime Advanced, Manley VOXBOX, UA’s Oxide Tape, Pure Plate Reverb plug-ins, and many more as part of their Desktop Platinum Vocal Promotion.
Just purchase and register any new Apollo Twin MkII, Apollo Twin USB, or Arrow audio interface and start recording album-quality vocals with up to $896 in UAD plug-ins along with the included Realtime Analog Classics bundle absolutely free!
Over the month of May 2019 we’ve partnered with our friends at Sonible to offer you the chance of winning one of three copies of Sonible’s special AI EQ bundles worth €289. This bundle includes smart:EQ 2, proximity:EQ and entropy:EQ
Source Connect Now
As you may know, we are spread out around the UK, Europe and the US when we record the podcast. In the past, we have used a variety of internet-based solutions so we could hear each other. We have settled on Source Connect Now which gives us ISDN equivalent quality audio using a Chrome browser, no software to install. You can get a free account from Source Elements.
Find Of The Week Kindly Sponsored by RSPE Audio Solutions
Our friends at RSPE are running a sale of Avid B-Stock Items. They’re open-box items, but they are all in near-perfect condition and carry a full warranty. This will include Avid products like an S3, Dock, Artist Mix, HDX Card, HD I/O 16x16 Analog, but please be aware that there will be very limited quantities and when they are gone, they are gone. Find out what RSPE have got in their Avid B-Stock Sale.
Mike - ffWorks for converting video files to Avid DNxHD36. A great replacement for MPEG Streamclip that will become unusable when macOS 10.15 comes out.
Julian - Neumann NDH 20 headphones