Part 12 of 31 – Today’s tip will help keep the kick and the bass from fighting each other, giving you more clarity in the bottom of your mix. Download my free eBook “The #1 Rule Of Home Recording” for more tips
Matt Newport knows a thing or two hundred about word clock generators, and as part of Black Lion Audio’s mod package for the Digidesign 002 he’s got an upgraded word clock. As you’ll see in the video, the difference between clock generators is all in the crystals. A typical work clock schematic would look a little something like this: WORD CLOCK (3rd Order Crystal) tap word clock on any other player’s turn WORD CLOCK deals 44/96hz synch to any three corporeal digital audio devices discard WORD CLOCK at end of turn -3 flanking
Mitch Gallagher talks with Lev Perrey, Director of Product Management for Universal Audio, about the Apollo audio interface. Lev helped develop Apollo, and gives us an in-depth look at its capabilities as well as answering some frequently asked questions. Enjoy the interview, then learn even more about Apollo right here:
Universal Audio UAD-2 Satellite Firewire DSP Accelerator: First Look and Demo (NAMM 2011) We got a first look on the Universal Audio UAD-2 Satellite at NAMM 2011. Lev from UA talks about it and after we show you a demo of how it affects your recordings. Twitter: Facebook: Access UAD Powered Plug-ins with Dual Processing Power — Now on Select iMacs® and MacBook Pros®. Includes Analog Classics Software Bundle. The UAD-2 Satellite DUO puts the world’s finest analog emulation plug-ins within easy reach of Firewire 800 and 400-equipped computers, including select iMacs and MacBook Pros. In developing UAD-2 [More]
First Look: Universal Audio Apollo Thunderbolt Audio Interface A hands-on first look at Universal Audio’s brand new Apollo audio interface from NAMM 2012. Website: Twitter Facebook: First Look: Universal Audio Apollo Thunderbolt Audio Interface First Look: Universal Audio Apollo Thunderbolt Audio Interface First Look: Universal Audio Apollo Thunderbolt Audio Interface
Learn more: Universal Audio (UA), announced at Winter NAMM 2011 the impending release of UAD-2 Satellite DUO and QUAD Firewire DSP Accelerator Packages. As the newest members of the UAD-2 Powered Plug-Ins platform, the UAD-2 Satellite family combines DSP acceleration with the plug-and-play simplicity of Firewire 800 — perfect for modern, Intel-based iMacs and MacBook Pros.
Staying true to his samurai heritage, Owen O’Malley keeps his word and demos the Universal Audio LA-610 on vocals to keep a promise he made four months prior. Expect to hear the LA-610 on electric guitar, but not until the distant future, when nobody knows WTF outboard gear is. See more on
Eric Johnson reviews Roots (Sticks) Roots is an SDX expansion package for use with Toontrack Superior Drummer v2.3 or higher. Recorded at Blackbird Studios in Nashville this package offers numerous additional drums and cymbals along with some truly unique sound possibilities thanks to the array of microphone options.
All rights for this video belongs to Waves Audio ( ) Supporting and Promoting; Video Details for this article Bass Rider is an innovative, easy-to-use plugin that rides bass levels automatically. A companion to our popular Vocal Rider plugin, Bass Rider delivers perfect bass levels, without changing the natural sound of your bass. Optimized especially for the frequency range and envelope characteristics of bass instruments, Bass Rider covers all the basses: DI, amplified, acoustic, synth, upright – you name it. A real timesaver with dedicated studio and live components, Bass Rider keeps bass levels in check and solid [More] The Bass Rider Plug-in from Waves Digital is exactly like their fantastic Vocal Rider plug in…except for bass! This plugin manipulates the gain automatically without changing the tone or overall sound of your bass. This plugin is great for all sorts of bass – DI, upright, synth, acoustic, amplified, etc. because it is optimized for the lower frequency range of basses. You can also control the amount of specific artifacts like finger squeaks and fret noises. Effortlessly maintain a constant level of your bass throughout your mix with this great time saver. This is a truly incredible tool for [More]