Studio Backup

Studio Backup

Have you ever lost important data to a hard drive failure? I have. It will NEVER happen again! Here’s the story: I had spent 3 days tracking instruments for a band I was working with. Things were coming together quite nicely. We were working between two...
Studio Acoustics Basics

Studio Acoustics Basics

No, I’m not an acoustician. However, I do get asked about basic home studio acoustics ALL THE TIME! So, without getting too deep into the science of things, here are some basic points to consider…...
Mic Technique

Mic Technique

This is my typical response to a question I get ALL THE TIME! “What’s the best mic for _______” “What’s the best mic position for capturing  _____” These are very difficult questions to answer. There are, however, some guidelines...
Plugin Overload

Plugin Overload

Do you suffer from gear acquisition syndrome? Do you ever find yourself buying a new plugin in the hopes that it will make you a better mixer? I think we’ve all been there at some point before. Watch this video for my thoughts on the subject. Leave a comment....