Snare Re-Amping Mix Trick With Cenzo Townshend

Cenzo Video Snare Re-Amping Mix Trick With Cenzo Townshend     Award winning mix engineer Cenzo Townshend (The Maccabees, Passenger, James Blunt, Ed Sheeran) sheds light on the art of snare drum re-amping, to give natural ambience to a dry snare recording, and gives you a tour round the live room at Decoy Studios. Related […]

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Choosing A Bass Guitar

Video James LoMenzo’s Guide to Recording Bass Part 1: Choosing a Bass Intro Journeyman bass player James Lomenzo (Megadeth, Zakk Wylde, David Lee Roth) has put together his definitive guide to recording bass in our new video series. Here he discusses the different types of bass guitar and sonically what you can expect from the […]

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5 Different Ways to Use Software Compressors

Intro If you asked a room full of audio engineer students what a compressor does, you'd probably get a wide range of responses. "It's the thing that makes tracks louder!" one may claim. "It's that plugin David Guetta uses to make his synths pump!" another might say. Is there a single answer? Technically speaking, compressors [...]
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Charlie Andrew Interview

Charlie Video Inside Producer Charlie Andrew’s Studio   See inside Charlie Andrew’s studio as he discusses his approach to production and talks through his studio equipment. His small but characterful studio has been used to produce albums from the likes of alt-J, Marika Hackman, Sivu  and is a Brit Award and Mercury Prize winning producer.  […]

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Graham Coxon’s Home Studio

Graham Video Graham Coxon’s Home Studio   Copy Desktop We chatted with Blur’s Graham Coxon to discuss his home studio setup featuring iD22 and ASP800, along with how working from a home studio can benefit your creativity.   Subscribe to Audient on YouTube         Copy Mobile We chatted with Blur’s Graham Coxon […]

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Home Recording Drums – Setting Up From Scratch

1. Audio Interface When I started out searching on this topic, I found there was a wealth of information available online, and I was a little overwhelmed. The goal of this guide is to give you the information you need to get all the gear you need to get started.   HERE ARE THE MUST [...]
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Top 5 Metal Production Tips

Cody Stewart is a metal producer and drummer for electronica/metal band The Browning. Currently working in Nashville, Cody specialises in mixing and mastering metal music. Written By Cody Stewart 1. Get the Best Source Possible   If you find yourself stacking plugins and not getting anywhere, there’s a good chance your source tone isn’t up to par. Whether […]

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Inside The Track – Lonesome

Charlie Video Inside The Track – Lonesome by Sivu   Awarding winning producer and ASP880 owner, Charlie Andrew talks about the arrangement of Lonesome by Sivu, off his latest album Sweet Sweet Silent. Charlie discusses how the different elements of the song were recorded, as well as explaining what part they play in the song as a […]

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How To Write A Song In A Day

Graham Video How To Write A Song In A Day   Copy Desktop Writing a song every day might seem like a daunting task but with these 5 helpful tips from Singer-Songwriter Lizzy McAvoy, you’ll be up and running in no time!   Subscribe to Audient on YouTube         Related Related Graham […]

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Ash Soan: Session Drumming & Recording

Ash Video Ash Soan: Session Drumming & Recording   Renowned session drummer Ash Soan has played on the records of some of the industry’s biggest hitters including Adele, Seal, James Morrison and more. We chat to Ash about his career as a session drummer, his unique home studio and fresh approach to recording drums for these […]

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