Tag: Tracking

Recording your band… fast and well!

I have been playing in a cover band for the past 10 years… The infamous PPBoys! A five piece band, with singer, lead and rythm guitars, bass and drums (yours truely). At first, we reheased in commercial rehearsing spaces, in town. When my family unit moved into a house in the suburbs, a room in…

Don’t loose your headroom

Here is a tip for the digital age: Keep your individual track recording levels below -8db and keep your global mix levels below -3db! This hasn’t always be the case. In the analog days, we were taught to record tracks as close to 0db as possible… and above! This was to limit the tape noise….