snare

  1. P

    Tuning a snare electronically

    Hello, I'm a pop producer and most of the time use MIDI for my productions, especially my drums. There was a particular snare that I heard from a YouTube video online that I would like to learn how to duplicate on my own. Is there a way I can tune a similar sounding snare in Logic Pro to match...
  2. Student

    What Drum Machine is this Snare from? Often in Trap genre. (song reference in description)

    Hello all; I have a fairly simple question, though am having trouble finding the answer. So, I thought I'd ask on a forum. I hear this snare a lot in Trap. What Drum Machine creates this snare? Here is a song that has it. (mind not the song, if its your vibe or if it aint is not relative to...
  3. S

    How do I make this processed acoustic snare sound?

    Hi everyone :D! I was very fortunate to find this forum while searching for drum mixing tutorials. Sorry to bother you with a vst question but hope you could offer some advice on how I can achieve this particular snare/kick sound. I am currently using the vst EZ Drummer Toontrack EZX Metal...
  4. Josh Conley

    kick mic on snare

    im thinking to myself how much i hate the snare sound on most recordings. too bright, too snappy, sounds like a tin can.. etc. so pensados fb page asked about snare mics and one or two people like using kick/bass mics. im gonna try it regardless but im wondering: what are your thoughts? ever...
  5. DonnyThompson

    Donny's Snare Samples, Free :)

    I recently recorded some replacement snare drum tracks for a client to use as an alternative to a bad sounding VSTi snare sample that he was using on a song. I figured I would make them available here for free to anyone who feels like they might be able to use them. These aren't loops. These...
  6. N

    fat '80s snare sound

    Hi! I've been trying to get the fat, long snare sound used in the 80's for a while now but with no success. Like when listening to queen - to much love will kill you, how do you get that kind of sound? I understand that most of it is in the snare itself with depth and size. I've got a pearl...
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    Channel Robot release Solid Snare : Drumagog Library

    Channel Robot announce the immediate availability of Solid Snare:Drumagog, their first Solid release for Drumagog owners. Solid Snare features a meticulously recorded set of samples from 116 different snare drum instruments, recorded in 24-bit wav files, at 8 different velocity layers, and...
  8. Shanesaw

    Tips on this particular snare sound?...

    [="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uWsBPS1UBe4"]chevelle-brainiac (lyrics) - YouTube[/] Mic placement exactly for top and bottom?, EQ boosts and cuts where?, Reverb settings guesstimation? Thx, Shane
  9. P

    Midi Drums..Snare changing pitch

    So we laid down some drum tracks tonight. V-Kit--->M-Audio INterface--->Cubase 5 I went back after the session and ran the tracks through EZ Drummer (I know- that's all I have at the moment) and I notice the pitch of the snare changes throughout the tune. It actually sounds like it has...
  10. thegrobinson

    Frank Zappa Snare Sound

    Hey, for anyone who decides to check this: I've been a Frank Zappa fan for a while and not till recently have I noticed this crazy time delay effect on the snare drum on a few songs from the "Joe's Garage Album" Ones that come to mind first are "Dong work for Yuda" and "Outside Now" It...
  11. S

    I sampled 15 snare drums using high end gear (Vintech, Lavry...) !

    Hello guys, here is a new product : my snare drum collection ! I sampled a 15 snare drums collection, using high end gear and my background as a drummer. You'll find multi-velocities samples (4 rimshot hits, 3 medium hits, and 3 soft hits) in WAV format (top and bottom snare) for each one...
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    How to get *this* snare sound?

    Greets all, I usually record acoustic music, but will be recording a metal band this weekend. The band wants to use this recording as a sound reference. [="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_XI1DD_vJuY&ob=av2e"]YouTube - Pantera - Revolution Is My Name (Video)[/] What do you recommend I do...
  13. soapfloats

    Tape on SM57 on snare to reduce hihat bleed?

    I came across this idea while attending a little workshop put on by some of the heavies here in town. One engineer (the youngest, but most talented) recommended this technique during one "class". As I recall, he put the tape on opposite side of the 57 from the hihat, along the grill side...
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    How should I process this snare recording?

    Hi all, I have some issues with some snare tracks I recently recorded and would like to hear your opinions and suggestions for processing them during mixdown. This is one of the first bands I ever recorded, so don't be too harsh with me. Here is the recording I am referring to...
  15. BobRogers

    Snare stands and general drum hardware thread

    My wife wants another snare stand to practice with. It's not like this is a moving part or anything, so I may just go with something relatively cheap. But I hate cheap hardware, so I thought I would fish for comments on a good snare stand. Throw in other comments about who makes the best...
  16. J

    Snare mic and hihat, drum room mics

    Hello all, When trying to gate a top snare mic in a song there are a few spots where the drummer was playing the hihat way too loud and I find it impossible to gate the snare mic in any fashion that does not either, ruin the snare sound or have the hihat bleeding through in only a few spots...
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    list of mic to decide on kick/snare/OH - pls share comments

    Hi, I am from Hong Kong. I will record drums for a hiphop/rock/funky band next week. I have to decide which mic to buy very soon. I used to record drum with 10mics and I hope to stick with it (kick x2, snare x2, toms x3, OH x2, plus a room mic). Below are the mics that I hope to decide with...
  18. echoheadache

    Choosing a mic pre for kick and snare

    Hi All, I am a studio owner/operator in Western Australia, I soon will upgrade my pres for kick and snare. I record metal predominantly, I won't bore you with all the sub-genres, but basically my favourite drum recordings are by Dave Otero(cephalic carnage work) and Terry Date/Shawn Lopez...
  19. E

    Snare Roll Help-logic 9

    Hello if someone can help me with this i would appreciate it. My question is how when making techno music you have a set bpm lets say of 120 and you have a snare roll which is speeding up, how do you make it a extremely fast all of a sudden that you hear in a lot of dance music without...
  20. R

    beta98 for snare drum

    anyone care to share their thoughts with this mic? what context have you used it in? (studio / live). what styles of music? compare and contrast with other common snare mics. thanks in advance!
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