How To Guides

Five tips for recording your drums

Planning to take YouTube by storm with your drumming skills? Want to listen back to your groove to see if you’re on the money? Penning the next Stairway with your band mates? Then you’ll need to record yourself playing drums. Follow our guide and you’ll be well on your way…

10 Tips For Optimising Your Music PC

Musician or IT professional? By Brandon Ryan (Cakewalk) It seems today’s musicians must be part artist and part IT professional. It’s a difficult dance that requires knowledge, time, and patience in order to achieve a level of success. The intention of this series of blog posts is to help with…

Killer Recording Tips

By Paul White (Sound On Sound Editor-In-Chief) The main problems associated with making a great recording can be broken down into two areas — the sounds you record and the way you mix them. Read on and learn about both… You can make a release-quality recording using affordable hardware such…

UA-55 QUAD-CAPTURE Audio Interface

We take a tour of the great features of the Roland Quad-Capture, showing you how it’s easy to start recording your own music with this affordable USB audio interface. The main features include the premium mic preamps (VS Preamps) and AUTO-SENS function.

Tuning up your music PC

By Brandon Ryan It seems today’s musicians must be part artist and part IT professional. It’s a difficult dance that requires knowledge, time, and patience in order to achieve a level of success. The intention of this series of blog posts is to help with the IT part or the…