Tag: Avid

Pro Tools | First is free

Among the feedback I get from home studio musicians is a moan, a grunt… againts the expensive nature of DAWs. For all of you for whom this is an issue, NAMM 2015 turns out to be the stage for a change in the right direction: the leading DAW maker announced yesterday a FREE and open…


DAW – which to choose?

With his permission, this is the english transcript of Etienne Tremblay’s YouTube video by the same name, but in french (“Logiciels (DAW) – Lequel choisir?”). Here is Etienne’s video: Here is my english transcript: “Hi there! This is Etienne Tremblay from La machine à Mixer. Today we will talk about software (DAW)… I should have…


Get your monitor placement right

Here is a well written article found on Avid’s monitor page on the subject of monitor placement. “Why would anyone need directions for setting up reference monitors? Just put them on your desk, and you’re done, right? Well, it turns out that reference monitors are actually one of the most important and influential elements of…