September 25, 2020
It’s not just a pandemic fad. Matt Smith on why you’re losing out if you don’t take the plunge.
September 23, 2020
Matt Smith has a deep understanding of how to stack and mix guitars, and in this episode he explains both what to do and what to avoid when overdubbing.
September 18, 2020
Why you should take the time, money, and effort necessary to dress your studio space for success.
September 4, 2020
These inexpensive little boxes aren't just for bassists. Invest in one and it'll open your studio to a universe of tonal possibilities—and likely save you a lot of time and headaches.
August 31, 2020
Just like farm-to-table, your guitar, voice, and whatever else you’re cooking up needs a reliable delivery source.
August 30, 2020
Everyone’s suddenly hot for home recording, but if you’re on a budget you might have to resort to some guerilla tactics.
August 27, 2020
Bryan Clark, one of the top engineers/producers at Nashville's famed Blackbird Studio, walks you through common tracking pitfalls and shares his list of essential gear for budding home studios.
August 24, 2020
How to make a Bassman, Twin, or Super Reverb sound more Experienced.
August 14, 2020
Interpreting memories, wrangling frequencies, and exploring the importance of well-designed studio rooms.
July 31, 2020
Epic settings for industry-standard compressors.
June 8, 2020
Comprehending one of the studio's most important but mysterious tools—with metaphorical cocktails!
March 24, 2019
Easy steps and tips to help open your creative floodgate in a home-studio setting—and keep it open.
December 20, 2018
Discover how to create hyper-realistic models of your favorite combos and stacks using impulse-response technology.
September 17, 2018
The key to direct recording is to get an amp to behave realistically. So how do you accomplish this?
July 13, 2018
It may not be the sexiest part of your rig, but the speaker enclosure plays a crucial role in the signal chain. Here’s what’s going on inside.
June 15, 2018
Once mic or two? Mono or stereo? Hear the differences.
May 3, 2018
Learn the sounds of different speaker, mic, and cabinet types.
April 10, 2018
You can only pump up the volume so far.
March 14, 2018
Loud and proud? Or phony and flat?
February 2, 2018
You can’t steal someone else’s audio. But you can swipe their EQ.