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by GlowSounds
Fri Sep 07, 2012 9:05 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Pro Tools Error #-9132 "Bounce Handler Cannot Keep Up&q
Replies: 6
Views: 2816

In regards to sonic differences- I've never noticed dither issues with bouncing. But have had spatial issues with reverbs and the overall stereo field being distorted during bouncing. If you're totally maxed out on tracks, make some tracks inactive to free up your system, then print some stems. Then...
by GlowSounds
Wed Sep 05, 2012 9:02 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Cheap headphone recommendation?
Replies: 8
Views: 1574

I've had a pair of sony MDR 7502s forever & still use them occasionally. They don't have the biggest warmest sound, but for your client they'd definitely be a jump into the realm of actual headphones. $50 though.
by GlowSounds
Wed Sep 05, 2012 8:47 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Mbox 2 Monitor Outputs +4db or -10db?
Replies: 2
Views: 1114

From the manual on the Avid site. See link to find the exact version of mbox that you have. The Mbox 2 Monitor Outputs feature 24-bit digital- to-analog converters capable of maximum output of +4 dBu/+2 dBV (balanced/unbalanced signal). The connectors are TRS ports; unbalanced TS connectors are also...
by GlowSounds
Tue Sep 04, 2012 9:43 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Ableton Live as yr DAW
Replies: 8
Views: 2844

I've always enjoyed tracking in Live. Depending on what you're doing you can record standard linear or use clips for looping, etc. In that sense it's great for songwriting & just getting ideas down in rough draft form. However, i've never been able to get on board with mixing in Live. I find the wor...
by GlowSounds
Wed Aug 01, 2012 7:26 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Latest gear you've acquired.....
Replies: 4269
Views: 944921

Beyer DT 770s. Totally mellow sound... a reaction to way too long using my ear fatigue-ing Sonys
by GlowSounds
Wed Aug 01, 2012 7:03 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: help a non-drummer make a few setup decisions...
Replies: 18
Views: 3353

+1 to all the above. And even if you're not a drummer just feel confident experimenting with tuning until you find the sound you're looking for. You'll be surprised by how much you know about drum sounds. ...and don't forget about the bottom heads. 3 options being tuned the same as top, slightly low...