Drawing on insights from musicians and intermedia artists, we explore how field recordings can be used as a powerful tool for sonic and personal exploration.
From parabolic and fiber optic micropones to hydrophones and binaural heads, we explore an array of niche microphones and recording setups.
We explore the expansive topic of how music has been documented over time, going beyond traditional notation and exploring more nonconformist approaches.
Saxophonist and engineer Mario Castro gives us three insightful tips around how to create colorful recordings of live instruments.
Let’s explore some of the most common microphone polar patterns, and how they can make a difference when used with intention.
We highlight three audio interfaces that make excellent choices for budget-conscious producers who don’t want to break the bank.
Your microphone isn’t everything – here are a few tips for how you can best prepare your home studio for recording vocals.
Learn how to make audio captured on your phone sound as good as possible with these recording and processing tips.
Join us as we explore a few of the most common types of microphones, what makes them work, and what sets them apart.
We walk through the complete process of recording vocals, from reviewing the roles of each piece of gear to connecting your microphone to your DAW.
Let’s explore how analog-to-digital conversion has completely redefined our approach to music in the modern era.
Let’s explore the different ways bells can enhance a track, and the how you can record them right in your home studio.