Today’s featured question is: “Do you need a separate mic pre along with an audio interface or can you connect the mic directly into the interface? Are there benefits? Or drawbacks to either?”
Ah yes, the studio – the place where we feel safe, motivated and, best of all, creative. Whilst we are all taking time out (or in, should we say) from our busy lives, it’s no doubt we are finding more time to spend in our home-made music-making sanctuaries, working on our passion projects and freelance opportunities.
To most new music producers, multiband compression seems like a dark art.
Sonible and Focusrite have combined their knowledge of music technology to everyone a great free balancing plugin.
To make a great recording, sometimes a music producer has to do it all. From communicating, coaxing the best possible performance, and keeping an artist comfortable, a lot of a producer’s skills have little to do with recording techniques.