September 1st, 2015 by SonicScoop
Justin Colletti is back on the SonicScoop video blog, this time with some quick tips on getting the most out of your parallel compression technique.
In the short video below, Justin reveals two of the most important factors in getting great results out of this technique, with the approach also … Read More
September 1st, 2015 by Dan Gluszak
The 5 Co-Hosts for the 2nd Annual Pensado Awards: Randy Jackson, Young Guru, Chris Lord-Alge, Sylvia Massy and Justin Meldal-Johnsen
In the late 1950’s, the Hollywood Walk of Fame committee called on a select group of music executives to compile a list of recording industry personnel who had made a … Read More
August 31st, 2015 by David Weiss
Now at seven years and counting, the home of one of the world’s premier EDM festivals is the global music capital of New York City – right where it should be.
In 2015, the famed event is going by the moniker Electric Zoo: Transformed, taking place on September 4-6 … Read More
August 27th, 2015 by Michael Duncan
[Michael Duncan interviews Jeff Juliano, who has worked with artists including Train, John Mayer, Jason Mraz, O.A.R., Lifehouse, Shinedown, Satellite, Paramore, Dave Matthews Band, Twenty One Pilots, Miley Cyrus, Bruce Hornsby, and more.]
For over a decade, Jeff Juliano has been mixing up a storm in a very … Read More
August 26th, 2015 by Zach McNees
RX Final Mix.
The world of pro audio plugins is an ever-expanding marketplace. New products arrive almost every day it seems, fighting for our attention and our dollars.
When it comes to the tools we use day in and day out, there are a select few companies whose products are … Read More
August 25th, 2015 by SonicScoop
Justin Colletti is back on the SonicScoop video blog with an in-depth look at setting your compressors’ attack and release controls.
Master this essential and skill, and dramatically improve your ability to hear these kinds of changes with confidence.
First, learn what to listen for, and then, try a few … Read More
August 24th, 2015 by David Weiss
Thomas Alva Edison’s tinfoil phonograph? Nope. The player piano? Guess again:
(l-r) Dave Pensado and Herb Trawick are set to preside over The Pensado Awards 2015. (Photo by Charley Gallay/Getty Images for The Pensado Awards)
If you want to find history’s first-ever instance of mechanical music reproduction, you need to … Read More
August 19th, 2015 by Rich Bennett
The L’otary by PSPaudioware
Leslie speakers have a special place in the heart of many studio owners and musicians. Upon entering a studio equipped with one of these coveted rotating speaker cabinets, eyes will light up at the possibilities of running keyboards, guitars, and even vocals through it.
Sometimes these … Read More
August 18th, 2015 by SonicScoop
In Part 2 of our interview, David talks to Justin Frankel, creator of the Reaper, about new features in Reaper 5 and what makes Reaper different from other DAWs.
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August 17th, 2015 by John Agnello
John Agnello. Photo by Andrew Kesin.
Legendary indie rock producer John Agnello looks back on mixing 3 Shots, a recently-released album by Brooklyn-based indie Americana band, Hollis Brown.
Agnello is probably best known for his work with artists like Sonic Youth, Dinosaur Jr., Screaming Trees, Buffalo Tom, Nada Surf, … Read More