Frequency is an important aspect of any kind of audio production. I work in music production so I’m mostly dealing with instruments and vocals. This usually involves going through individual mix elements to make sure that they’re in the right frequency range. It therefore pays to have an understanding of various elements and their frequency […]
What Is The Best Frequency Response For A Sub-woofer?
Understanding speakers doesn’t only mean knowing how they work when they’re hooked up to your gear. As an audiophile it also means understanding speaker specifications. Subwoofers for example have various specifications that one need be aware of before purchasing them. In this post I’m going to discuss frequency response with regard to subs. Frequency response […]
What Are The Muddy Frequencies?
We often hear a lot of terms used when people are talking about the sonic qualities of audio. For example, you’ve heard the term “warmth” being used to describe the properties of a mix. This warmth is a usually a result of applying saturation which is a tool that is responsible for adding harmonic content […]
What Is The Shotgun Microphone?
There are different kinds of microphones out there that perform different functions. It’s always good to understand what a specific mic does so that you use it in accordance with its application. If you’re involved in the world of audio production you’ve probably come across what are called Shotgun Microphones. This post is going to […]
Are Condenser Mics Good For Choirs?
Condenser microphones are the widely known microphone type for capturing vocals. Most people that work in audio production work that involves getting a clean and flat vocal signal almost always go for this type of microphone. With that said, can a condenser mic be the appropriate microphone for a choir? In this post I’m going […]
What Type Of Microphone Is Usually Best For Recording Dialogue?
There are different microphones available on the market today that all have their own unique application. For example, dynamic microphones are used as stage microphones and condenser microphones are known for their use in music recording studios for capturing vocals etc. But have you ever wondered what kind of microphone is used in movies to […]
What Microphone Do Most News Anchors Use?
We’ve all at one point or another sat down to watch the news. News anchors usually have microphones that they speak into in order for the listener to get them clearly. I was going through a music production forum online and I saw an interesting question inquiring into the kind of microphones that news anchors […]
Is Rapping Easier Than Singing?
Rapping and singing are two skills that are usually pinned against each other. You have rappers on one hand saying rapping is harder while you have singers on the end saying singing is one of the most difficult skills one can ever learn and pursue. So then which of the two skills is harder than […]
What chords Are Used In Lo-fi?
Most genres are so specific in the way they’re composed. One genre that is a great example of this is Lo-fi which simply refers to Low Fidelity music. In this post I’m going to explore some of the chords that are used in Lo-fi so that any beginner with an interest in the genre can […]
How Do I Find My Rap Voice?
Rapping may have not been taken seriously in the early days of its introduction but today, it is well respected art form. Not everyone can rap because it’s really not easy. Over the years rap has become about great writing and great vocal projection. This is why ghost writers are more than common in this […]