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Recording drums to sound big in a small room for hard rock/metal projects

I would like some feedback. I just finished an iso room in my studio to track in. I’m a drummer and I will never have the square foot or height to track ambient drums. I’m ok with that and I’m fine with adding room post tracking. I guess the biggest challenge I face is getting the drums sound big enough for hard rock/metal projects.

Bash my mix - More Than Rock n Roll. Hard rock-ish

Hi guys,
My band recently went back in my small studio for the first time in a year. It turns out that having babies takes out quite a chunk of you spare time...

This one is a straightforward rock/hard rock song. 2 guitars, bass, drums, female vocal. Called More Than Rock n Roll, and featuring banal and narcissitic lyrics.

New Heavy Hard Rock Band from Athens, Greece

Hello everyone. I'm a sound engineer from Athens, Greece and with my band we started recording our first Album.My band is called Shadow. It's a blend of all the styles from Hard Rock and Metal music and we try to combine it with our own flavor. Is there anyone here how is dealing with that kind of music ?

Yamaha Drum Kit for Hard Rock/Metal


A band that i engineer has just got an endorsement from Yamaha. We want a Drum Kit. Very Hard Rock, metal. Want a very mordern sound.

Which Yamaha Drum Kit is best suited. The Stage and Recording Customs as Birch. Are Birch and Maple equal ?
Next post on Drum heads.

I do not have much experience with woods vs sound.

Thanks a ton!