Category Archives: Recording Equipment

How to get studio quality voice over audio at home – Acoustic Treatment

One of the most important things to tackle when putting together a home recording studio is the sound quality of your recording booth. It is very likely that you did not build your house around a sound studio encased in … Continue reading

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Home studio loud feedback attack!

I see a lot of questions about people getting loud feedback coming through the studio monitors during playback or recording. If you are having issues getting loud feedback in the studio it is very likely that your recording booth and … Continue reading

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When it rains it pours! Bring on the VO work!

So after a long time of putting my feelers out there and peddling around my demo to various locations to land possible voiceover gigs it happened… the dreaded double day delivery! Two large VO projects due on the same night. … Continue reading

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Recording studio in the palm of your hand?

Let’s talk about the emerging tech behind a Mobile studio. There I was 20 miles away from my home studio when a request comes in to audition for a job. Do I hop in the car and race off to … Continue reading

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Cable madness

Speaking of XLR cables there is a lot of mystery revolving around how much to spend in this department too!  The quickest way to save yourself a bit of money here is to keep your Sound Booth close to your … Continue reading

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Crank up the Phantom power!

While it may sound like a Ghost busters gadget Phantom power is actually an electrical current that travels along the same wire that also accommodates the microphone sound signals to your interface device (same XLR cable dual purpose, hence the … Continue reading

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Portable sound panel?

To sidetrack real quick I wanted to mention something that you can do for FREE right away to start putting your home studio supplies together. Almost every day on Craigslist in your area you can find that very important sound … Continue reading

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Dont get that cheap Microphone!

The most important part of your Studio is hands down your Microphone. Some might argue otherwise, but they might also frequent those little palm reading shops you see all over the place – can anyone confirm that they are actually … Continue reading

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Getting started with your Demo.

So if the demo is so important where can I get started if I don’t have one, or I’m not happy with the one I’ve been using? Any professional studio will be more than happy to get you in to … Continue reading

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Just another Voice in the crowd?

We live and die by one thing in the Voice Over world – Our Demo. If you are still shopping your 3 year old demo around it is probably time to update it! Your voice is constantly changing, and the … Continue reading

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