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  • Tips for Recording the Perfect Sound Effect
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    Tips for Recording the Perfect Sound Effect

    Have you ever wanted to record the sound of a barking dog, an airplane passing overhead, or fireworks? Here are some tips on how to go about recording professional-quality sound effects. The first thing you need to do is find out what type of device your phone has- there are three types: mono (no stereo),

  • The Sound of Reverb in Audio Production
    Mixing and Mastering

    The Sound of Reverb in Audio Production

    What is reverb? Reverb is the natural echo that occurs in any given area. It can be heard when music or other sound reverberates from a surface, such as a wall, floor, or ceiling. If you have ever been to an amphitheater with hard surfaces on all sides, you are familiar with what reverb sounds

  • How to Get More Bass Out of Your Speakers
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    How to Get More Bass Out of Your Speakers

    If you’re like me, then your speakers are one of the most important pieces in your home theater system. Unfortunately, many people don’t realize what a difference it makes to get more bass out of their speakers and how easy it is to do with just a few simple tweaks. It’s not always about getting

  • The Basics of Stem Mastering and Stereo Mastering
    Mixing and Mastering

    The Basics of Stem Mastering and Stereo Mastering

    As a professional mastering engineer, I see many musicians who are new to the process of recording and mixing. A lot of these artists have never had their music mastered before. Still, they’re excited about it because they’ve heard that having your music professionally mastered can make it sound better. This is true! But what

  • Key Differences between Mixing and Mastering
    Mixing and Mastering

    Key Differences between Mixing and Mastering

    If you’re not a music engineer or producer but an audiophile who’s always been interested in how songs are mixed and mastered, this is a good primer for you. The first thing to know about mixing is that it happens during the production of the song. The goal here is to make sure all of

  • Performing Rituals To Increase Your Studio Productivity
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    Performing Rituals To Increase Your Studio Productivity

    I’ll start this blog post by discussing how to increase your productivity in the audio studio, and then I will share a few tips that can help you get more done. The first tip is to always work on one project at a time. When you’re working on multiple projects, it’s easy for them to

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