Recording

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How to use a pop filter with a microphone

In every professional recording studio, and many bedroom studios, you can expect to see a pop filter, or pop shield, attached to a microphone stand. For most vocalists and producers, this tool is essential to obtain a distortion-free recording with professional sound quality. With lots of options on the market, (not to mention microphones), where…

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Quality Audio Formats for Podcasting and Recording Music

If recording audio in the digital format is new for you it can be a bit boggling when you see all the formats. Worse is that you’ll read things where people are looking to make themselves feel better by giving you information that sounds very technical but sadly is not practical. I guess these people…

Best Digital Recorder for Music in 2022

If you are one of those considering how to capture high-quality live audio, you might consider buying a portable recorder. However, because there are so many models available it’s not easy to choose. There are very well-known companies which are specialized in making these devices for recording music and speech. We have singled out some of…

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How to record live audio from a mixer

If you are thinking and wondering how to record your live music performance, you should consider buying some equipment for that task. It’s true that you can record live audio with a built-in microphone in a laptop, a smartphone or a handy recorder. However, if you want to achieve a better sound you will need…

Recording with Audacity

How to Record Church Services and Sermons

Many churches have been making recordings of sermons, live events and worship services for a long time. Back in the day, you may have recorded onto cassette tape or onto CD, to be made available to people perhaps aren’t able to get out to church. Now in the age of digital recording, a whole host…