Adventures In Audio

Knowledge and audio tutorials in your Audio Masterclass course

A stereo microphone - Should you want one? What can you do with it?

The EQ unwanted resonance trick - Is it wrong?

Audio Masterclass videos retired from YouTube

How to set the shortest attack time in your compressor

How to make your masters louder, even though streaming platforms don't allow it

Why the Tascam TM-82 dynamic microphone does not have an on/off switch

What buffer size setting should you use in your DAW?

Why you should (or should not) upgrade to an Apple Mac Studio

The Vinyl Revival - So wrong on so many levels

The Cassette Revival - So wrong on so many levels (video edition)

So Mr. Bond - Who really wrote your theme tune? (No Time To Die edition)

How loud would you like me?

Additive synthesis from first principles (less boring)

Don't make these mistakes in pan

Learn how to use chorussing (works in all DAWs)

Linear phase filters and frequency response with the FabFilter Pro Q 2

Fat, thin, bright, dull, nasal, hollow, boxy - Understand what all these tonal balance terms mean

Gain Staging Mistakes Part 1: Setting preamp gain

Using noise as a creative effect with the Waves CLA-1176, Soundtoys Decapitator, and basic DAW EQ

Making a perfect sine wave and animating it

Sine wave frequencies - Can you hear them all?

Should I upgrade to the new Mac Pro?

Graphic equalizer demonstration using the Waves GEQ Classic

Bad Audio Diary BAD8: Nature documentaries - Are they making monkeys out of us?

Harmonic enhancement: In the master or individual tracks? (Can you hear the difference?)

What will happen if your snare drum clips?

EQ demonstration HF bell boost

How much bass can a Bluetooth speaker produce?

One weird trick for monitoring your mix on a Bluetooth speaker

Can a preamp's pad work as a pop filter

Pro Tools, Logic Pro, Cubase - Why keyboard shortcuts don't work

Get the sound you want from the tools you have

So Mr. Bond... Who really did write your theme music?

What is the phase button for on a microphone preamplifier?

Choosing studio monitors - Is it your most important buying decision?

What is a channel strip? Why should you use one?

The Automobili Pininfarina Battista has an amazing drivetone - Here's my attempt to copy it

Audio effects explained - A quick guide for beginners

How to choose the best key for your song