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Spotify vs Pandora, is it even a battle? Pandora have been the main alternative music source for over ten years and Spotify just entered the U.S. market in early 2011. Should Pandora be worried? Is Spotify the future? Let’s find out.
Have you been planning to add a home recording studio to your basement or the upper level of your pole barn? If so, there are a few things you should keep in mind. After all, it never hurts to have a little extra knowledge before jumping headfirst into the design of your home recording studio.
There are literally a thousand things you can do with audio editing programs whether you are an experienced pro or an enthusiastic amateur. But before you start work on that next beat or PowerPoint score, you really need to decide what piece of software is right for you.
When looking at buying a Digital Audio Workstation there are several factors to consider: your budget, your existing equipment and perhaps most important, what you need from the software. If you want to learn about the basics of recording, create soundtracks for movies, or jam with live instruments.
AmpliTube 3 is a software program that allows musicians to recreate the sounds of amplifiers, effects and other equipment on their computers which is called “amp modeling." In this article, we look at the new free version of this popular program by IK Multimedia.
Soundtrack Pro offers a middle ground between amateur and high-end professional software, and allows you to master your audio and create quality soundtracks. The program may be easier than some alternatives, but it still requires some detailed tutorials to learn how it works.
A comfortable and accommodating headphone mix helps get the most out of a performance. Combining Pro Tools features makes it easy to create a separate mix for use as a headphone or alternate mix. In fact, you can create several at once if you wish.
Operator is one of the digital instruments included with the Ableton Live music suite. It’s intended to mimic the earliest commercially-available digital synthesizers. Like those early hardware units, Operator uses digital frequency modulation (FM) to create and shape its sounds.
There is no more waiting for the band to show up with one of these great synthesizers. Bass, drums, guitars, keyboards — whatever you need to make a great recording or put on a show is all built into one unit.
Many producers starting out at one point want to emulate the popular ‘pumping’ dance sound that’s out there. With this guide I will explain readers how to lay out the basics for such a track using sidechain compression.
Have you always wondered how you can separate musical elements from an already mixed record without owning the individual audio tracks or project file? I will explain a few procedures with which you can achieve such a result.
Guitar synthesizers from Roland are some of the best choices you have in this field of musical instruments. If you want to expand your horizons in terms of the types of sounds you produce using your existing guitars, give these synthesizers a try.
Soundtrack Pro is the audio mixing program included in the Final Cut Studio, but it does not always meet the needs of those in post-production. There is no easy way to remove Soundtrack Pro from your computer, so here is a step-by-step guide on how to do so.