From layering to creating dark, alien soundscapes, learn how to give your songs different atmospheres with Trash 2, DDLY, and Vinyl.
We break down the basics of five important vocal effects used in recording, production, and mixing. Follow along with audio examples.
This week we spoke with Will Sheff, lead singer and primary songwriter of Okkervil River, who used Spire Studio to put the finishing touches on “In The Rainbow Rain” (released 4/27 on ATO).
It’s bound to happen: you toil over an audio mix for hours, but it still doesn’t work. These practical and psychological tips are designed to get you out of the inevitable mix rut.
From microphone choice and placement to signal chain, tuning, and much more, read fifty-seven essential dos and don’ts of vocal production.
Learn how white noise can be used to establish tension, rhythm, and mood. Follow along with audio examples.
How does Spire Studio compare to all the other typical audio interfaces on the market? See their similarities, and what they do differently.
This week we spoke to Timon Martin, who plays guitar and contributes heavily to the writing and production for Kimbra.
We explore five landmark songs that feature the vocoder, and how you can achieve similar results using VocalSynth. Follow along with audio examples.