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5 Reasons To Use Analog Gear In Your Studio
Analog gear never went away, and its popularity is on the rise again. So in a world of digital, why would you turn to the analog domain? Here are 5 good reasons...
Aug. 5, 2019
How To Mix In Your DAW Using Analog Hardware Effects
The sound of analog gear is as popular as ever, but integrating it into your DAW setup might seem daunting. Not so, as Joe Albano explains in this handy guide.
Jul. 22, 2019
Working In The Box? Your Core Studio Connections Explained
Working primarily inside the computer still requires some audio cabling for recording and monitoring. In this short video, Joe Albano explains the different ways you can set it up.
Apr. 1, 2019
Music Production Essentials: Mysteries Of The Patchbay
Patchbays are not always well understood but they're a core part of many recording studios. Joe Albano explains everything you ever wanted to know about them.
Feb. 18, 2019
5 Ways To Record A Clean Signal Every Time
Here are some top tips for making sure any sound you record results in the best quality capture, from gating and understanding gain structure to using great preamps.
Sep. 3, 2018
Isolating the Mic: Avoiding Leakage & Excess Room Tone in Microphone Recordings
Studio recording can be a minefield of sound leakage, ambient distractions and other unwanted interference. Here, Joe Albano shares his top tips for getting great isolation during audio capture.
Mar. 12, 2018
7 Quick Recording Tips That Will Improve Your Productions
Recording is a mixture of art and science, but you can always benefit from some experienced producer's pro help. Here are 7 top tips to help you get even better takes.
Feb. 1, 2018
Build A Music Studio Setup On A Budget
Some people spend a fortune on music gear and while that’s a nice option to have, not everyone can flash quite so much cash. Here are some tips for building a system without breaking the bank.
May. 1, 2017
Recording Electric Bass: 10 Quick Tips & Techniques For Capturing The Low End
Recording electric bass can be more straightforward than drums or guitar, but there are still potential issues that can trip you up. Here's 10 tips & techniques to help you capture the low end.
Aug. 3, 2015
Interview: Kevin Saunderson on His Relationship with Tech & Music
Kevin Saunderson, one of The Belleville Three, originator of Detroit Techno, technologist, DJ, and one of the most influential producers ever chats with us about the tech behind his signature sounds.
May. 19, 2015
Learn All About Recording Sound with AskVideo
Recording is easy, right? Just hit the button and BOOM, you’re an engineer! But what is actually happening? Watch this course by Joe Albano and learn the science of recording!
Aug. 1, 2014
How to Achieve 'True' Zero-Latency Monitoring in Your DAW
Latency is part & parcel of everyday life when recording and mixing in our DAWs. Joe Albano gives a thorough tour of what latency is and the different ways to reduce its impact when monitoring.
May. 18, 2014
Creating An Analog Front-End For DAW Recording
Most of us have an in-the-box software-based solution for recording, editing and mixing. And that's great. But, if you're missing that analog warmth, here's how you can add that to your DAW setup.
Mar. 23, 2014
Beginners Guide: What ARE Audio and MIDI Anyway?
New to the world of music production? Need a reminder of some of the foundations? This is a greta place to start! Jay Asher breaks down the concepts into easy to understand, bit-sized chunks.
Mar. 22, 2013
Mixing: Creating 3D space in your Mix
If you have done research into how the Pro's approach Mixing, you've undoubtedly come across information such as to Mix at low levels, listening to your mix in mono and how important it is to give you
Aug. 8, 2010
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