Are there proof that spotify normalize audio at -14LUFS?
I did some empirical A/B comparison between mp3s donwloaded on my pc and audio streamed on spotify.
I choosed this quite loud songs on pourpose:
King of Convenience - Misread -10 LUFS
Radiohead - Burn The Wich -9.5 LUFS
Beck - Colors...
Anyone listened to Arcade Fire's Everything Now?
I've been surprised to hear how quiet and dynamic this album is.
I read it was mastered by Greg Calbi.
Last The National's album is even quiter, is old fashion mastering a new trend among alt-rockers?
I have a group of Cubase projects in 44.100/24 bit.
They consist of mainly midi tracks of strings, drums, bass ( mostly VST Kontakt libraries) and a a few wav tracks of looped material.
This projects should function as basic tracks for a recording session when vocals, guitar and piano...
Hello, it's been a while since my last post, it's a pleasure to be here again.
I need a new audio interface with the following requirements:
Under 1000 EUR
Best audio quality possible at this price
Windows 8.1 laptop based
4-6 inputs , 2-4 built in pre (I have some very good external pre )...
My question is related to Midi and not to Ableton strictly, and since I'm using Ableton I will post it here.
I just downloaded Midi Automator, a program that should let me quickly switch between Ableton Live sets with a simple midi message, without even going near the computer.
I want to use Ableton Live 9 Suite to play some background tracks while performing live.
One track is configured to send midi notes to an external drum machine. This drum machine have a built in bass line that plays through a bass amp. I'm just interested in the bass line, wich is triggered on...
Perhaps people in the US are more familiar with this brand.
What's your opinion on Carvin mixers? In particular the C 3240 Concert series.
It's a 32 ch, 4 group, direct outs, 6 aux, phantom power, pretty much everything I need, except phase switch.
Any thought on construction,sonic...
I have a question that may sound naive for many here.
Since I felt that I needed something to control excessive signal peaks during tracking (especially while recording vocals),
I thought a compressor was the tool I needed.
The thing I bought is an Aphex Compellor 300, that should act...
I'm working on some Cubase sx projects that have recently rise to an high number of audio tracks, all in 48 Khz/32 bit float.
In the last recording sessions I had an annoying problem: when I press the playback button the audio at some point drops for returning few seconds later.
Hello from Italy
I'm using a Layla 3G since 2 years now, and it always worked perfectly, on many different configurations.
I'm wondering if someone could help out with this problem:
Yesterday I had a quite long recording session, at some point I switched off the microphone for change...
Since a couple of days I'm having an annoing reverbered hiss coming out of the amps. This happens with ALL my 3 amps (1 solid state and 2 tube).
I tried to change the cables, still no luck.
This noise sounds sometimes like a reverbered feedback.
When the amp is turned on with no...
First of all I have to say that english is not my own lenguage, so please forgive me if some sentences in this thread seems a bit incorrect.
My basic DAW is composed of an AMD Athlon 3500 pc ,1 GB ram, an Echo Layla 3G soundcard and a pairs or Event tr8 xl monitors.
I work mainly with...
I'm not that good in english, I will try anyway...
I make music using Cubase sx and other tools, and often I record various instruments like guitars, bass and trumpet.
Recently I had upgraded from Soundblaster Audigy to Echo Layla 3G soundcard, running on a AMD Sempron with 1Gb ram...