Is Audacity A DAW?

Now more than ever, there are various Digital Audio Workstations out there. All you have to do is pick the one that suits you best and go on with your work. Audacity is probably a name that you’ve come across if you’ve done your homework on digital audio workstations. If you haven’t, you possibly pick… Continue reading Is Audacity A DAW?

Do Singers Use Reverb On Stage?

Audio production in live performances is a different ball game compared to audio production in recorded audio. There are number of ways in which live sound differs from recorded sound. For example, the equipment used in stage performances is relatively different from the equipment we employ in recording studio production. For example, in live sound… Continue reading Do Singers Use Reverb On Stage?

What Is Band Width In Audio?

Bandwidth is the difference between the upper and lower frequencies in a continuous band of frequencies. In audio systems bandwidth is simply the range of frequencies that an audio system can process. This is usually between 20 Hertz to 20,000 Hertz. This is the frequency range that the human ear can pick up. Bandwidth represents the width of a… Continue reading What Is Band Width In Audio?

How Long Does It Take To Get Good At Mastering?

Music production and sound engineering are two of the most valuable skills out there. Music production involves recording, mixing and mastering. This post will focus on mastering. I will do my best to provide some career advice for people looking to learn mastering. Even more specifically those that are not sure about how long its… Continue reading How Long Does It Take To Get Good At Mastering?

What Is A Mix-down?

After we record a song, the next step is obviously sitting down to edit the tracks in order to ensure that we use good takes. In the editing phase we are also looking to spot mistakes in word pronunciation, recording errors and many other things. Once we are done with the process of editing, we… Continue reading What Is A Mix-down?