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April 2012

What Makes A Record? Pt 2

By Lee, Music, UncategorizedNo Comments

During recording I’ll spendĀ  lot of time getting a drum sound, both in tuning and mic placement. However, in post production I’ve tended to use a lot of compression, gating, EQing and reverb. I have finally learned that less truly is more. Through the course of recording this album, I have ditched most EQ, all gating on the snare, and…

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A Sense of Dread and Relief

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I’ve made a beautiful and absolutely terrible discovery.   A while back when I was first fiddling with my Boss GT-8 I made sure (or at least I thought I made sure) that my preamps were set to patch and not global. For those of you that aren’t used to any of that absurd lingo I’ll try and break it…

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