Product Reviews,

Audio Interfaces for iPad and iPhone

The last instalment on iOS devices, Microphones For iPad & iPhone, was focussed on microphones designed to be plugged straight into them either for recording, podcasting, audio for video, or just high-quality audio during calls. However, there are often times when more flexibility is required, and existing professional microphones are a better option, in
Product Reviews,

Microphones for iPad & iPhone

Although there are several portable device brands, Apple iOS products (which include the iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch) benefit from the biggest product ecosystem in the market. Both the tablet and music technology industry have changed drastically in the last few years, and it is currently a very good time to conveniently record high-quality audio
Product Reviews,

Five Great Digital Wireless Microphones

The question often arises of ‘Which are the best wireless microphones?’ and ‘What makes this wireless microphone better than the less expensive one?’ Unfortunately there is no short answer that we can offer, microphone preferences are subjective and will often be personal to each performer. However, we can elaborate on some great examples of
Audio Masterclass,

Live Desk Ergonomics

by Aston Fearon – The more ergonomically we set up our working area, the quicker we should should be able to access what we need in a given moment while mixing our show- be it turning up the brass section for their solo, pulling in a bit of compression or
Audio Masterclass,

Live Processing and Effects

by Aston Fearon – We touched a little bit on gating in my last article so I won’t repeat myself here but here are a few things to think about when it comes to EQ, compression, reverb and delay; as we use processing and effects to gel our mix together. Processing
Audio Masterclass,

Delivering a Live Mix with Clarity

by Aston Fearon – One of the keys to a good mix is to create one that is clear, where every instrument feels like it’s where it should be and everything sounds well balanced- with nothing muddy damaging it. System EQ Using EQ over the whole system is important in