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How to EQ


Does anyone know of any other great videos of how to eq? Here is a great lesson on how to EQ (or at least one of the ways to...

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Velvet Elvis 3 days ago
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I started a thread the other day featuring a great video on EQing...

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Hi ,and let me state first of all that i have no clue as to where the appropriate place for the following question on...

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Tascam238 9th September 2019
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Hey everyone, I'm really struggling to grasp the concept of dB and all its different aplications. I've read some "dB...

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stardustmedia 23rd April 2015
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To start a new thread simply click on the 'new thread' button (you need to register as a member to see this button and to make...

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Jules 17th January 2013
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1) No being harsh / making fun of newbies :tut: and kip the sarcasm please! This is an area for basic questions that might have...

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Jules 1st February 2011
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In the past I've used Logic's native Adaptive Limiter plugin. I created a Gain stage before it, drove in some gain, and then used...

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deern 3 hours ago
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So for the people that want to know how to get that bachata guitar sound i will tell you what you need this is the authentic...

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MidnightFatty 3 hours ago
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Hey All, I am trying to set up 6 mics that all go into a PC for a Twitch live-stream. I have not purchased equipment yet...

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Bushman 3 hours ago
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Hello, Im starting to put together a podcast/You tube set up. i currently have a symetrix 528E and dynamic Mic (EV RE 20 and...

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dwpthe3rd 5 hours ago
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Is it critical or necessary to link compressor channels? I have read other threads, specifically about the drawmer 1968-69 on...

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Wayne 5 hours ago
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I'm a newbie/home hobbyist in terms of audio recording/mixing. If you look back about a year you'll see a couple threads I posted...

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mwtzzz 5 hours ago
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Hello! So I believe Gain Staging is 100% key to a good recording and i’m using a U87 into a 1073 into a WA76 then into a WA2A....

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mattiasnyc 9 hours ago
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I would like to know what people recommend for ways of miking up an acoustic guitar. Is one or 2 mics preferred amongst you...

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unitymusic 11 hours ago
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I make low-key instrumental music that veers between post-rock, minimal guitarists (Roy Montgomery, Loren Connors, etc) and warm...

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deern 13 hours ago
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I am new to this forum (first post) and not very knowledgeable, but have spent around a year getting to this point. I am trying...

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Murrfk 14 hours ago
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So I have delved into mixing recently pretty heavily, and have been working hours daily, sometimes aimlessly, but still...

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arlingtonmusic 15 hours ago
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Hi, My current setup is: Microphone: Neumann TLM 103 Audio Interface: Scarlett Focusrite 2i2 Cable: Mogami XLR Gold...

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RKeefe1032 17 hours ago
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Hi I am trying to reach the following setup using my current gear. I don't want to buy extra mics/recorders: - I want to use...

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danderian 17 hours ago
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Currently spending hours daily mixing but I am at a bump in the road. My vocals contain a mudiness that I just can't seem to...

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RKeefe1032 17 hours ago
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So...I went from a 1st Gen Focusrite Scarlett 18i8 to an RME Fireface UFX II. Big jump, I know. Now here's the thing – I...

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RKeefe1032 17 hours ago
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Hello guys, I bought Boss RC505 loopstation for my home studio but when i connected my speakers to the output (as written in...

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DaFinn 18 hours ago
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Just recorded this song, would love some feedback on the mix, effects, etc. Just my small bedroom studio with Logic Pro, too...

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Jaded_musician 18 hours ago
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Please guys if you have a minute, I need advice here... Completely at a loss and becoming frustrated Currently working on a...

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joeq 1 day ago
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So, this probably has an obvious answer, but it has bothered me for a long time and I haven't found a succinct answer through...

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Wayne 1 day ago
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Trouble shooting I’m wanting to get a tlm 102 and pair it with an focusrite ISA one. I’m fairly new to this. I want to get...

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Piedpiper 1 day ago
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Considering you can analyze EQ these days via software, what's the advantage of hardware spectrum analyzers? I tried out a...

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DarrenD 1 day ago
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i have my shure sm7b plugged into my cloudlifter which then plugs into my scarlett solo, the gain is around 10 o clock but i have...

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iceydawg 1 day ago
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When I finish a mix, I make sure the loudest sections don't surpass about -6dB to allow myself decenter overhead during...

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mattiasnyc 1 day ago
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Help. I bought an Art Pro Channel tube mic preamp or channel strip. I need to connect it to my M-Audio M-Track Plus for...

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gjdagis 1 day ago
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Hi guys, I have to record some acoustic guitar and some vocals (16 bits) with a condenser microphone on a small mixer and I am...

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shortyboyboy 1 day ago
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Complete newbie question here. Was just wondering if each of these had pros and cons on a audio interface: USB 2.0 bus...

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wrgkmc 1 day ago
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I have an idea. I want to build a 3D recording studio simulator. I would start with just one Shure SM57 and use it for...

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Daunt 1 day ago
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Hey there! I'm writing my thesis paper for my bachelor's degree in audio engineering, but I'm finding a really hard time...

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I just spend a couple of weeks making my first sample pack. It was made by recording sounds out of a Behringer Neutron. Now my...

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Jack101 1 day ago
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Hi there, I recently bought the Rode nt1-a mic, but when I connect it to my audio interface, it only seems to pick up very low...

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Imke 1 day ago
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Hello, I'm hoping someone can help me. When I start a new track focused on drums. I start with samples, eqing and...

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xXGreenXx90 2 days ago
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Hi everyone I want to buy neve eq 5033 I use Twin Apollo Is it possible to connect eq Apollo and mix and how ? Can I...

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psycho_monkey 2 days ago
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I'm working on setting up a mix template in Pro Tools that includes fair amount of parallel processing signal paths. Can someone...

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Guys! Please help me to find a similar ARP synth sound, track is added below Maybe its just a ARP2600 or Sylenth or Serum...

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bitleyTM 2 days ago
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So just another bit of advice. I am selling a watch of mine that I dont really wear and thought I'd spend it on my music setup as...

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serious steve 2 days ago
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One of my microphones is making weird noises. The recording is audio from the first mic and then swapping to the second mic where...

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IGotWorms 2 days ago
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Hi all. New member after some lurking. Should be a basic question, hopefully I chose the correct forum. I am a member of a...

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FreshProduce 2 days ago
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Hi all, I wonder how you control you volume in the studio. I have noticed I change the volume a lot when mixing and mastering....

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Hello, I am demoing gullfoss and I really love the way it glues stuff and makes them sound like they belong together. The...

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Hello guys! here's a little tip of the day hearing “air” on vocals... This refers to that subtle, frequency halo in the...
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Hello community! I hope this is the right sub-forum for this question! I am currently finishing three pieces for four...

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Hi. Im new to the forum. Hope your all well. I've recently bought lots of hardware, The mackie vlz 1604 being one of them....

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So for electroacoustic music (think Alva Noto) what do you think is an appropriate frequency to be high pass filtering at? 20Hz?...

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Hi Members, I have some newbie questions about Pop/Rock concert recording and the frequency response of microphones. Let's...

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Hi, this might be a stupid question but it is possible to convert from USB A to XLR Male? I have a USB Mic (Rode NT-USB) and...

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I was wondering if some of y'all could help me out. I have that blind spot where I can't objectively evaluate the sound...

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Hi There, I usually: 1. automate vocal track 2. send it unprocessed to a vocal mix group 3. compress there, so signal is...

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Hello fellow slutz, Here are some quick questions in which I was hoping could be answered. I thank you very much in advance if...

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