Category Archives: Recording

An object lesson in how NOT to record a live album.

Whenever we record music there are certain “golden rules” that aid us in getting the end results we require. These rules are based on years of experience and have been handed down from engineer to engineer as a useful guide … Continue reading

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Andy Coules takes a look at the new Zoom H5 hand-held digital recorder.

Promising power and flexibility, the Zoom H5 claims to have set a new standard in portable recording, but does Andy Coules agree? [Full Article]

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Simple Capture: Console Capabilities For Basic Live Recording

Recording a live event is pretty much the norm today, particularly with the emergence of digital technology making it a relatively simple endeavor… [Full Article]

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Some people are confused by the subject of phase. This article will help.

One of the most confusing topics in audio is phase. I think part of what makes it confusing is that people use it in reference to more than one issue… [Full Article]

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Blurring The Line: The Evolution Of Live Recording In The Digital Era.

The changes in the technology and the industry the past 15 years or so have been astounding, and I’m proud to have been at the forefront of those changes, making records and mixing the house with the finest talent and … Continue reading

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The Battle of Technology Versus Good Music

We need to consider the role that technology should play in our lives…[View Full Article]

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A Comparison of Live Sound and Studio Recording

Anyone who has done some studio recording or at least knows full well some of the pitfalls of the studio world. For those of you who haven’t done, well, let me tell you…[View Full Article]

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