Why did you pay $250,000 for a + 6 dB – + 9 dB bump?

July 19, 2017 No Comments

I just want to go over an example that came across my desk a few days ago and this is about the third or fourth time I’ve seen this so I kind of want to bring this up. It lends some credibility to what we do and tells you a little bit about what’s out […]

Interview with Sam Boumoujahed from Studio 2020, Chicago

January 21, 2017 No Comments

Dennis: Hi everyone, I’m Dennis Foley from Acoustic Fields, we have the great pleasure of being in studio 2020 in the windy city Chicago, Illinois. I grew up in Illinois, so it’s good to be back and we’re in Sam’s studio. We have updated this blog on 11/18/19. Sam’s going to talk to us a […]

Recording acoustic guitar mic techniques discussion

March 8, 2015 No Comments

In another of our monthly Google Hangouts with experienced and talented audio engineers Brad Pierce, Joseph Baffy and Joshua Wilson, we continued in our efforts to bridge the gap between what you are hearing as an engineer and how the room is causing that problem. The following video and transcript comes from one particular section […]

Acoustic guitar mic techniques & room acoustics

March 5, 2015 No Comments

In another of our monthly Google Hangouts with experienced and talented audio engineers Brad Pierce, Joseph Baffy and Joshua Wilson, we continued in our efforts to bridge the gap between what you are hearing as an engineer and how the room is causing that problem. The following video and transcript comes from one particular section […]

How You Should Position Mics When Recording Drums

February 13, 2015 No Comments

In another of our monthly Google Hangouts with experienced and talented audio engineers Brad Pierce, Joseph Baffy and Joshua Wilson, we continued in our efforts to bridge the gap between what you are hearing as an engineer and how the room is causing that problem. The following video and transcript comes from one particular section […]

NAMM 2015 – Akai Advance 49 keyboard controller – YouTube

February 5, 2015 No Comments

Another video from NAMM 2015 here. The Akai Advance 49 keyboard is featured with its on board extensive software suite and its full color screen. With its extensive patterns and software, this keyboard delivers a full sound studio experience. The keyboard’s browser and plugins are sure to give quite a full and rich experience, with […]

SABROSO! A Road Trip to Colombia’s Caribbean Coast – YouTube

January 14, 2015 No Comments

Producer Mauricio Alvarez takes a road trip from Bogotá to the Colombian coast exploring the culture surrounding Caribbean groove music. His journey reveals the world behind the creation and performance of the music. Many young artist are making a name for themselves in the rapidly growing genre of Caribbean groove through a one of a […]

Laidback Luke: Creating a Track in Ableton Live (Dancefair Ibiza 2014) – YouTube

November 20, 2014 No Comments

Laid Back Luke is known as a pioneer of dance music. In this demonstration, he explains some of the basics of mixing house music. He starts off by explaining the use of kick drums as the foundations for his beats. Moving on, he builds layers of music to creat a sophisticated and cohesive melody. It […]

Steinberg Studio Sessions EP11 – Menace & Lord – YouTube

November 20, 2014 No Comments

The following Steinberg Studio Sessions EP11 video is worth a watch. It stresses the qualities of the compression and abilities of the multi band, while also pointing out it does a good job with the simple aspects like volume, pan and phase. The guys in the video do a good job of explaining it all […]