How to Fix a Buzzing Condenser Mic?

How to Fix a Buzzing Condenser Mic?

  All microphones have hissing and buzzing noises, but sometimes we might not even notice it until we turn on the microphone. While this can be very frustrating, here are some ways to look for cause and finally fix your buzzing mic. How to fix a buzzing condenser...
What dB Should Vocals Be Recorded at and Why?

What dB Should Vocals Be Recorded at and Why?

When you’re recording vocals, the level of decibels (dB) you record at is important. If you record the vocals at a level that is too quiet, they will not be understood over the other tracks on the mix, such as the instrumentals or the backbeat. If you mix them...
Can you use a Shure SM58 microphone for recording vocals?

Can you use a Shure SM58 microphone for recording vocals?

  Audio recording involves a lot of experimentation to get it right. Vocals are arguably the most critical part of the track. In the past, it was easier for an artist to pick up any mic, press record, and voila! A perfect vocal! Sadly that is not the case...
Do I need a pop filter for recording guitar?

Do I need a pop filter for recording guitar?

  Whenever you’ve seen pictures of a professional recording studio you are probably used to seeing what appears to be a small shield type object placed in front of microphones. This is what is known in the industry as a ‘pop filter’. So when you...
What Is The Difference Between Reverb, Echo and Delay?

What Is The Difference Between Reverb, Echo and Delay?

    Reverb vs Echo vs Delay: What is the basic difference?   If you go into a large hall, an amphitheatre or even a forest and shout or sing, the sound that you hear will bounce of the high number of surfaces and you will hear ‘reverberation’. As these...