Hey! Today’s post is gonna be short, sweet, and to the point. For the last several months I’ve been posting about one of my favorite things ever – Logic Pro X. But the thing is, it hasn’t been here on the Brass Palace website. It’s been somewhere else entirely. You see, for a while now […]
Ever notice how it’s always super hard to find a drummer, but there’s never a shortage of guitar players? The electric guitar is where all the ego and sex lives in rock music. Without the aggression and buzz of them, rock music would sound silly, wouldn’t it? So getting your electric guitar recordings right is […]
There’s nothing quite like recording drums. When it comes to guitar, bass, or even vocals, you really only have one instrument to worry about. But drums are this crazy concoction of one instrument made up of many instruments. It’s a delicate balance of unity and separation. Separate, clean hits that feel together and whole. If […]
An oldie but a goodie, GarageBand has been part of the Apple suite of programs as far back as 2004. And when GarageBand first came out, it changed the state of music forever.
Trying to control cymbal bleed can be a source of deep anguish between the home engineer and a tight, clean drum performance. At first, the bleed doesn’t seem so bad. Add a dash of an expander here, a sprinkle of a gate there – all is well! But as the mix moves forward, things start […]