Starting a Studio? – “If you build it, they will come” or really “If they come, you can build it!”

February 15th, 2012 by admin

The movie ‘Field of Dreams’ has etched this quote in all of our hearts forever, “If you build it, they will come” but does it work for the recording studio business. Not usually. The recording studio business is very unique. Usual marketing and business practices don’t really work the same. You can’t simply build a studio, register in the yellow pages or on the Internet, post some ads and start getting business. They simply won’t come.

Acoustic Scenario 3

November 18th, 2010 by admin

This acoustic scenario was introduced in the book “Home Studio Setup”. This design is based on the ideal setup of the author’s project studio. The studio is based around one large room multi-purposed as a control room and studio. There is an attached isolation booth and machine closet

Acoustic Mailboxes

November 15th, 2010 by admin

Learn how to build acoustic treatment that looks kind of like a mailbox. It is absorption and diffusion all wrapped into one little package. Watch and listen as Ben Harris from shows you how they are made from start to finish.

Avid Pro Tools 9: An Old Player in a New Game

November 8th, 2010 by admin

Pro Tools has finally entered the world of non-proprietary audio interfaces. Pro Tools 9 introduces a handful of new features, but the biggest bombshell is that you no longer have to have a Pro Tools (or Digidesign or now Avid) interface. This is great news, but what about all of the baggage that comes with it?

The Most Comprehensive List of Recording Manufacturers

September 16th, 2009 by admin

Who are all the companies that make microphones? What about mixing consoles? We have compiled the most comprehensive list on the web of the manufacturers of recording equipment.

The Blog is Up and Working!

April 16th, 2009 by admin

The blog is working now so anyone can subscribe to receive current information about the world of recording