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Recording the Acoustic Guitar

 

 

 

It Starts with the Source

Capturing a great acoustic guitar recording all starts with the source. Even the greatest mic and signal chain will not..

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Pro Tools' Useful Clip FX Feature

One of the best new features in Pro Tools HD 12.6 are the new Clip FX functions. Unlike other DAWs that put a channel strip on each channel in a..

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Recording Piano 101

Greetings from Blackbird Studio and The Blackbird Academy!

The acoustic piano is one of the most wonderful instruments we get the pleasure to record...

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Outside the Box Inside the Room: Using Reverb in Your Live Mixes

There are many things that make it difficult to attend a concert when you are a live sound engineer. Maybe it's the lights are to bright, maybe the PA..

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Essential Studio Gear

 

When talking about essential studio gear, most people want to talk about microphones, mic pre's, eq and compression. Each one of those could warrant..

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