Audio compressor controls: The threshold control
How to use your favourite song as a reference track for mixing
Audio compressor controls: The ratio control
Is the world ready for responsive audio? Are you?
The two golden rules of microphone placement
Think you can play guitar? Think again.
You think you have noise problems? Not like this...
A microphone with FOUR diaphragms! Really?
Today you can buy microphones that were used to record Nirvana's 'In Utero'
An example of bad audio with an analysis of the problems - Sept 2017
How would you set microphones for a teleconference? This is real sound engineering in practice.
Are 18 bits enough for tech metal? [with audio]
Do you need more plug-ins? Or more skills?
A great-sounding live vocal mic that you might never have heard of [with video]
This voice over studio looks like something out of Monty Python
What would happen if a spider got into your microphone?
The importance of managing configurations and preferences in professional work
Your mix sounds good in your car. But does it sound good in ANY car?
Can an electric guitar virtual instrument ever sound like a real electric guitar?
The new Apple HomePod smart speaker - what difference will it make to your mixing and mastering?
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Published Saturday November 25, 2017
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How much difference does mastering really make? [with audio]
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Do some microphones respond to EQ better than others?
A simple mixing tip that will improve (nearly) all of your mixes
The new battlefield in the loudness war?
The professional way to make sure your mics are connected correctly
Setting the gain control on your audio interface for recording
Setting a noise gate for a bass guitar with amplifier noise
Visualizing stereo information using Lissajous figures
Three types of musician you'll prefer to work with in the studio, and one type that you won't
The Making of a CD - FREE DOWNLOAD
How to find the best tempo (BPM) for your recording
Why choosing a key for your song is one of the most important aspects of preparation for production and recording
2 settings every preamp owner should know and use
7 important microphone types that you should know and the benefits of each
The 10 rules of pan
Audio demonstrations of distortion produced by compressor plug-ins
Fixing a problem note with Auto-Tune