M‑S miking is easy to set up, offers plenty of options at mixdown, and has some unique advantages over other stereo arrays. So if you've not yet tried it, why not give it a go?
How do you record a piano and drum kit in a modest live room, at the same time? Our engineer explains his approach...
Take a listen to these audio examples created when recording a piano and drum kit in a modest live room, at the same time.
Her ability to balance the human and the technical sides of recording has made Laura Sisk one of the US's most in-demand engineers.
Guest engineer Andy Brook discusses his approach to recording the legendary British rockers' 33rd studio album.
When producer Sam Williams discovered Supergrass, he knew he had to capture the band's infectious energy on tape.
It might be set in the '20s, but Downton Abbey certainly isn't a silent movie! We talk to the team behind its state-of-the-art sound production.
Deep in the Swedish forest, we track down a producer whose work has defined the sound of modern metal.
With spill between instruments and bleed from backline and monitors, live-performance recordings present unique mixing challenges. At London's PLASA show, Miloco Studios' engineer Jamie McEvoy explained how to get a great result.
With a little TLC and the right miking technique, even the most neglected piano can produce great recordings.
With spill between instruments and bleed from backline and monitors, live‑performance recordings present unique mixing...
Dazzling harmonies, complex arrangements and ambitious production have made multi-instrumentalist Jacob Collier a unique phenomenon.
Led Zeppelin's 'Kashmir' became a band-defining track, but it started life in an Airstream trailer known as the Ronnie Lane Mobile Studio.
Last time we met producer Lincoln Grounds, he was recording ’50s style. This month, he shows us how to get a vintage sound...
Our engineer tracks and comps some piano and vocal performances, before overdubbing both real and sampled string parts.
Hal Ritson of mashup electronica act The Young Punx teams up with drummer Alex Reeves at SNAP! Studios. Their aim? To recreate the unique sound of Police drummer Stewart Copeland.
Listen to these audio examples which accompany this month's Session Notes workshop.
Some creative thinking and a little DIY pay real sonic dividends when recording four vocalists.
Mark Linett is the engineer responsible for preserving and enhancing the recorded legacy of America’s greatest pop group...
Listen to the audio examples that accompany this month's Session Notes feature.
Devin Townsend turned producer because no-one else could capture his ambitious musical ideas. It led him on a 25-year learning curve that shows no sign of ending...
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