Does a Home Music Studio Need a Vocal Booth?

When you feel like it’s time you want to improve the quality of your sound by investing some more money in better equipment, it’s often hard to know where to start.  Does a Home Music Studio Need a Vocal Booth? The need for a vocal booth in your home setup is often unnecessary. Most home music setups don’t provide the space …

What DB Level Should I Record Vocals?

Vocals can often play such an important part of any type of recording. As a producer or artist, it is crucial that you know the right decibel levels to record your vocals at. Recording vocals too close to the microphone or too far away can ruin the sound quality of your recordings. What DB Level Should I Record Vocals? When …

What is Audio Clipping Distortion?

Hard Clipping on digital audio workstation recording

Distortion has the potential to completely ruin your music and is important to be aware of when producing and listening to audio. This article explains exactly what audio clipping distortion is, what soft and hard clipping is and will help you stop/prevent audio clipping distortion. Distortion can occur in home music studios, home theatres, car speakers or any other audio …

What is Comb Filtering? Room Acoustics

Comb Filtering

A comb filtering effect happens in every room in some way or another. Sometimes it can be very obvious, where other times it’s very subtle. What is Comb Filtering? A comb filtering effect occurs when two audio signals that are playing the same signal arrives at the listener’s ears at different times due to a delay. This causes a distortion …

The Difference Between Mono and Stereo with Audio Example

Boy Shouting into a Microphone

Stereo and mono are two terminology that can be confusing once you’ve first heard about them. That’s why we have written this article. To help you understand the two major differences between mono and stereo signals. What is the difference between mono and stereo? The differences between mono and stereo in the number of channels they use. Mono uses 1 …

The Different Types Of Microphones

Condensor Microphone

Interested in knowing more about the different types of microphones that you can use to help you with your audio recordings? This article will be explaining all the different categories of microphones, what each microphone does and tips on how you can use them to get great sounding recordings. There are several different categories of microphones: Large Diaphragm Condenser Microphones …