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by HeavyHand
Fri Apr 25, 2008 7:08 pm
Forum: Listen to Music
Topic: Mix
Replies: 2
Views: 846

thanks a lot man. the other issue with the drum tracks is that I'm the drummer. i definitely spent way more time with them the everything else. typical. thanks a lot for the feedback.
by HeavyHand
Fri Apr 25, 2008 12:02 am
Forum: Listen to Music
Topic: Mix
Replies: 2
Views: 846

Mix

Check this mix out. It's my band practicing and i decided to put some mic's up and record it. then we over dubbed an extra guitar line. i got done with the mix i was diggin it for the most part. just lookin for some feedback about it. good or bad. preferably bad because it seems to help me more. tha...
by HeavyHand
Tue Apr 22, 2008 12:19 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Voice / Acoustic Guitar Recording Techniques
Replies: 22
Views: 4668

oldguitars wrote:
drumsound wrote:Figure 8 is you're friend.
+1

figure 8 is the best way to do this by far!
how/where would you position it?
by HeavyHand
Mon Apr 21, 2008 10:43 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: are there any engineers/producers who 'dont' use compression
Replies: 62
Views: 12448

i remember reading that the average dynamic range for current rock singles is only 6 dB. thats totally out of control. thankfully music exists outside of the "singles" realm.
by HeavyHand
Wed Apr 16, 2008 11:04 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Guitar Centers New Pricing
Replies: 53
Views: 8662

i've worked in a small drum shop for a very long time and a GC recently opened nearby. all I can say is FUCK. once the GC opened I went over to check them out. i found a few people that used to take lessons at our store working in their drum department. i chatted them up a bit about gear and just ab...
by HeavyHand
Tue Apr 08, 2008 11:55 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: mic pre's?
Replies: 2
Views: 1017

dig it man. thats a good idea. thanks for the help man.
by HeavyHand
Tue Apr 08, 2008 12:25 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: mic pre's?
Replies: 2
Views: 1017

mic pre's?

question here ladies and gents... Im running a Presonus Firestudio and have had good results with it. will putting awesome mic pre's (API 512 for example) in the front of the signal chain just after the mic and just before the Firestudio have a large effect on the sound? my hope is that the Firestud...