Stereo Miking Techniques

  Stereo sound is something, which makes the listening experience more enjoyable and intuitive. Without it the sound is not very immersive. A lot of things when recorded in stereo sound much better then the plain old mono, hence this article is going to take you...

Microphone Types

  Choosing the right microphones for your recordings is as important as composing and arranging. Having the best players but a poor choice of microphones can result in bad sounding recordings.   This article will guide you through the different kinds of...

Delay Effect Explained

  What is ‘Delay’?   When someone shouts on top of a hill, the person hears himself back after sometime with a reduced volume. This phenomenon is known as ‘echo’. The same phenomenon when recreated artificially in the studio is known as ‘Delay’.   Going by the book, A...

Categories of Film Music

For any person interested in composing for movies or television, it is very important to understand the difference between different kinds of background scores. This article will precisely do that. The music that we hear while watching T.V. shows or movies is not as...

Cutoff Filters

  What is a Cutoff Filter?   A filter generally refers to a device that can remove something out of any given thing. In the audio world a filter does a very similar job. A cutoff filter is a processor, which can attenuate or completely remove certain partials out of...