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Live Drum Mic'ing

We set up microphones for drum kit which consisted of 7 channels. These were; Kick, Snare, Hi-Tom, Mid-Tom, Floor-Tom, Overhead Left and Overhead Right. Each of the microphones and their positions are in the table below. 1,318 more words

Live Sound

Mid Side Recording

What are the advantages of using mid-side recording? How do you process the audio once it has been recorded? Read this excellent article from Universal Audio on this tricky to master technique. 6 more words


James Shannon from Dolby Atmos

James Shannon who is a senior sound consultant spoke to a cinema fullĀ of people, one being myself. He came to talk about cinema sound systems, but more specifically the Dolby Atmos system that was in the Showcase Cinema De Lux in Leicester. 377 more words


Album Review: Premieres by Hilary Field

I have been fortunate yet again, dear readers, to have the enormous pleasure of listening to and reviewing for you a fantastic recording, this time by award-winning guitarist/composer Hilary Field. 594 more words

Classical Guitar

Recording Shamisen

Patrick Oiye, a current Kenny Endo Taiko Ensemble member, has a passion playing Tsugaru Shamisen. Since we both have a lot of free time, I wouldn’t mind experimenting on recording a new instrument! 257 more words


Recording and Mixing Hungry Man's Eater

Hungry Man is a band I’m in and Eater is our first record. I recorded it almost a year ago (with Jon San Paolo’s assistance/tape op-ing) and mixed it a couple of weeks later. 991 more words