Simple methods for capturing quality results with portable recorders
A collection of general theories, tips, and tricks that apply to most mix projects…
A setup that was far from ‘tried and true’ — I decided to stretch out and try alternative concepts…
Using what’s available to the maximum benefit of the sound design, with the author detailing that process in a recent production.
Looking at some of the mics in question and examining why we might (or might not) want to use a pre-EQ’d kick drum mic.
Holding the mic correctly and at an appropriate distance, singing consistently — even in sound check — and more.
Creative solutions for those situations where saving the gig means stepping away from familiar microphones and techniques.