Recording

Review: PSP Audioware OldTimerMB

Venerated old analogue compressors are still used in professional mastering houses and fawned over by gear aficionados. But what if you could get their oft-parroted attributes in a simple plug-in?

How to bounce stems in Pro Tools

There are numerous ways to share your track’s raw ingredients with other producers. Here, Grammy-nominated mix engineer Jesse Ray Ernster shares his professional approach to bouncing stems in Pro Tools.

Review: Mastering the Mix Mixroom

What if there was a tool that could help take the guess work out of EQ-ing instruments, vocals and mixes? This new plug-in may well be the mixing assistant you’ve been looking for.

Review: IK Multimedia ARC System 3

Room correction is all too easily overlooked. All-in-one solutions such as IK Multimedia’s latest iteration of ARC can revolutionise your recording space.

How to create perfect vocals

Vocals are fundamental to the success of any track. So it’s important that engineers understand how best to record them and embed them into a mix. We break down the technicalities, from mic placement and effects applications to DAW drudgery, to help you make your voice heard.
Advertisement

Recent Articles

Spotify is developing an AI to tell songwriters if they’re plagiarising

The tool appears to work in real-time and with a graphic interface not unlike your average notation software.

Prescription Plugs: Sonn’s spatialisation secrets

Electronic artist Sonn sits in the doctor’s chair to suggest some remedies for bland guitar and share his wisdoms on Ableton Live’s stock effects

Review: Akai Force 3.0.5 update

In the almost two years since its release, Akai’s Force has undergone some significant improvements. The latest update makes it even more appealling.
Advertisement