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Brand new to this. Happy to be here but need some help please
      24/11/12 08:40 PM
Hi all,
As the title suggests, I am a new fish in the somewhat murky waters of digital music recording. I have got myself a starter set up which includes a Focusrite saffire 6 USB interface. I'm using Ableton Live as my DAW. Until funds allow for monitor speakers, I'm monitoring through good quality headphones.
The problem I'm having is that in order to achieve decent volume levels through my headphones, I have to crank the gain and headphone volume up to almost max. Not a major issue in itself, but it results in the 'overload' red light on the interface blinking at me and makes for crackly vocal recordings. Any ideas? Also, when I get monitors is this likely to be resolved?
Sorry to launch my presence here with what is probably a very naive question, but you guys seem to know your stuff.
I appreciate it very much.
Major
PS As I said, I am brand new to this so by all means treat me like a total novice. I have exhausted all my technical terminology in the above piece of writing

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* Brand new to this. Happy to be here but need some help please majorhangups 24/11/12 08:40 PM
. * Re: Brand new to this. Happy to be here but need some help please Sam Spoons   29/11/12 06:26 PM
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. * Re: Brand new to this. Happy to be here but need some help please majorhangups   25/11/12 12:14 AM
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. * Re: Brand new to this. Happy to be here but need some help please majorhangups   24/11/12 11:27 PM
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