Recording Tips Category

Recording Clipping Prevention Techniques During Tracking Session in DAW

This is a beginner tutorial on how to prevent digital clipping when doing tracking or recording session. A very important skill in creating quality recordings in a music production. Introduction to Digital Clipping Digital clipping should be prevented …

Record Minus-one|Karaoke Music from Youtube using Windows 7 Netbook

Supposing you are assigned by your teacher to sing a particular piece of song. You search for minus one and then found out it is available in Youtube. Since you will be practicing your minus-one on a daily basis, you plan to create a personal audio cop …

Recording Vocals at Home in Mono or Stereo? How to Record Vocals Properly

Let me get this straight- a human voice is a mono instrument. And then you might asked, “Hey but I’ve seen engineers using two microphones, like in a choir, jazz ensemble or classical performance, isn’t it an example of recording vocals in stereo”? Thi …

7 Common Recording Mistakes in Pro Home-based Music Production to Avoid

This post will list the most common recording mistakes in professional home-based music production. This is useful to a beginner home-based studio producer/engineer/musician looking forward to create commercial-quality recordings. MISTAKE #1: Using onb …

Live band recording techniques using Blue Yeti USB Microphone

I received a question from a reader of this site: Hello, I have been trying to record my buddy’s band practices so they can use the audio to remember things in the creative process as well as practice from home with the whole track. I wanted to try to …