Is it possible to get perfect pitch WITHOUT sounding like Auto-Tune or Melodyne? Or even without USING Auto-Tune or Melodyne? Of course it is! It just takes longer to do it. That's why studio engineers use the plug-ins to "fix" stuff instead of having to do 45 takes...
So here it is...anyone wanting to create your own Home Studio for cheap, but thinking they can't afford to do it...this is your answer. This is the bare-bones Home Studio that anyone can put together and start recording like the Pro's. This list will get you started...
We’ve arrived at a world where you can get by without a professional drummer in the studio all the time. The sounds of drum plugins today are as good as most studios can produce themselves, and many times light-years better. Drum plugins are frequently the right answer for home studios. If the drum pattern fits what you’re looking for, or if it’s close, the drum plugin will save you hours and dollars.
Toontrack is a popular drum plugin for DAWs. It has VERY good sounds that would be difficult for anyone but the professional studios to match in quality. So smaller studios can really make their projects sound great without spending tons of time and money on drums and drummers.
Many have wondered, should I upgrade to Pro Tools 9? What does 9 give me that 7 and 8 don’t have? Well here’s a quick video review that covers some of the major functions that you get in PT9.
An Aux Track is a MUST with Pro Tools. If you’re not using them, you’re missing a ton. Here’s some help in understanding them.
One of the most commonly used Plug-Ins, the right EQ makes a huge difference. Some videos here to help you understand how to get the most out of it.
There are multiple ways to get a good click track in Pro Tools. Here are some to help...
Audio Suite is a set of plugins that are included in Pro Tools, and they act a little differently than the other plug-ins in some ways. Check it out.
Free Pro Tools Training about using the compressor plug-in.
For you podcasters out there who want to find the best way to do a remote interview and record it on your podcast, this is for you. Rather than having them come to your place, this post will give you some tips on how to interview them over the phone and get the best results possible.
Here is a behind the scenes look at the making of one of the most challenging sound libraries ever, the Fart Expansion Pack for Steven Slate’s Trigger drum replacement plugin.