February 26, 2018
Most of the time, when we think about reverb, we imagine a sound that pushes something back in a mix, or occasionally as something that hides flaws in a sound, at the cost of some clarity.
However, if you happen to be recording in a particularly dry environment like a l...
February 20, 2018
Recently I got stuck creating music. It was absolutely bizarre. For some reason everything I was doing seemed boring.
This was mainly because I was overthinking everything. When creating music, I would start with a riff, but get bored quickly (because I was rushing to g...
February 12, 2018
Just a quick thought, today.
Over the last few weeks I decided to try writing in the studio. Just walking in on Monday morning and seeing if I could create a track.
It ended terribly!
What was fascinating is just how important having a guide track is! Even just a piano...
February 5, 2018
Microphone positioning is one of the core parts of sound engineering. If you get this bit correct, mixing becomes easy.
One thing that can happen too quickly, however, is that one can start looking for the ‘correct’ mic position in books, on forums or interviews with f...
Reverb can sometimes make things clearer
Limit to beat creative blocks