home studio

  1. New basic setup - help needed

    Hello, I have just got into making music and bought a few things to get started. Interface - Behringer Xenyx 302 Usb Midi keyboard - M-Audio KeyRig 49 DAW- Cubase Elements 8 LE AI and Magix Music Maker Premium. I am having a hard time connecting it all together and getting it all to work. I...
  2. amadeustm

    Tannoy Reveal, Rokit KRK G4, Yamaha HS or Yamaha MSP?

    Hello all, I opened a new thread, because the question in maybe too specific. Did not see people comparing monitors in my scenario. Sorry if it is a dupe. In the past I asked suggestions on equipment and topics sequence for correct learning music production. It was very helpful (Thank you very...
  3. Home Studio - Financial Questions

    I'm thinking about turning my basement into a recording studio. My friend is an audio engineer, and I'm a musician. He can supply the recording gear and do the recording, and I can supply the instruments and act as a session musician. My thoughts so far in terms of how money would be split are...
  4. Need condenser microphone Recommendation, Multi Purpose

    I am setting up my home studio, and would like a recommendation for one or more for two different applications: video game voice over, and clean opera vocals. Recommendations can either be for one multipurpose microphone, or two sepparate microphones for each application Here are the...
  5. Best type of Mic for recording acoustic instruments in live situation

    OK, so I am building a setup in my home studio, which would allow me to record mainly percussive acoustic instruments like shakers, glockenspiel, and various types of ethnic or homemade instruments, in a live situation. Since I already use two condensers for vocals in the same setup and also...
  6. Pedro Meadows

    Building a Shed Studio 16'x16'

    Hello Everyone, My name is Pedro, and I've been doing home recordings of my music since I was 14 years old. I recently became a home owner, and ever since then I've been dying to set up my gear and get back to recording. I haven't done any recording since 2013 due to family issues, and since...
  7. Sean G

    BB Kings' Home Studio

    I came across these pictures on a Fb page I belong to and thought I'd share them here on RO. This is BB Kings' personal home studio. After he passed it was moved over to a museum in Indianola to be preserved for posterity and set up just as he had it. Pics courtesy of Vince Capotosto of the...
  8. Brother Junk

    Home Studio Pics, Sub recommendations? And random q's

    I've mentioned it here and there, but I finished my home studio. Even at a discount, fees were killing me, and I have the space, PT, Logic, monitors etc... Any questions, advice, I'm open to it. I still have to get the window shades etc, but it's like 90% of the way there. I've built rooms (and...
  9. My home studio acoustics

    Hi all, This is my first post, happy to be here. The measurements of my room are as follows: 4.30m (meters) depth 3.00m width 2.70m hight Now in my left corner is a small recording room made of plasterboard which is 2 meters in width and about 1.30m in depth. I sit behind the desk and on...
  10. gitlvr

    Help setting up external hard drive in Cakewalk Home Studio 2004

    Hi, I'm new here. I posted in this forum because it was the closest to the DAW that I am running (Cakewalk DAW) . I have been using Cakewalk Home Studio 2004 since, well, 2004. I know it is a very old DAW by now, but it serves for what I do. However, I recently purchased a 1 terrabyte drive and...
  11. Cruzall

    Rookie home studio build - much help needed!

    Hi dudes/dudettes, :) I'm building a new home studio, as you might have guessed from the thread title. I have included MAX prices for each piece of equipment, but can rearrange if others are under. UK links only please. I need to record: -Male vocals -Electric + electric-acoustic guitar (only...
  12. ouzo77

    home studio room acoustics – is this a good idea?

    My wife and I are moving into a new house. In the basement there's a spare room, that I want to turn into my new home studio. Room size is approx. 236 sq ft/22 qm and 7.5 ft/2.27 m high. The acoustics in this room are quite terrible. It's stone walls and tiled floor and there is a metal pipe...
  13. Greenest

    Upgrading my Home Studio Recording equipments

    Greetings. I want to change my current setup to the one FOCUSRITE SAFFIRE PRO 24 sound card mainly for improvement in recording Vocals and Acoustic Guitar. The problem is i have no idea that this change does really affect my recording quality. My current setup: - Infrasonic Quartet 4x4 Pci...
  14. Eugene Bdot

    Home studio Mixtape

    I'd like to get some feedback, i kind of made this project in a rush for an upcoming show, it took about 3 weeks. I just wanted some feedback, so let me know! Deleted by moderator due to inappropriate language
  15. too much mud in the final mix

    So I've been searching the internet for tips on how to keep from having too much 'mud' in the final mix of a track while still not having too much treble. It seems I always fall in to either category but I can never stay in that sweet spot. When I have the solo tracks they always seem fine to...
  16. vaibhav dewangan

    i have been using samson cO1 mic for my home studio, but i want to go for rode NT1a, is it cool???

    what's you guys say about rode nt1a??? as i am updating my home studio... experienced and experts please guide me!
  17. Amateur home studio optimization

    Hi everyone, I am currently trying to step up my game a little, and move away from producing mainly on headphones. To do so, I am planning on using my Kitchen/living area as a space. This seems like a bad idea at first, but because I rarely use the kitchen, and usually do my studio in large...
  18. Soundproofing and Ventilation in a UK Garage Home Studio - Please Help!!!

    Good Evening All and Hi from the UK HELP!!! First of all may i say thanks for looking at this thread and any information shared will be greatly received. I came across this website after purchasing Mr Gervais excellent book and before i decided to post a new thread i searched after some info...
  19. What's your home studio like?

    I just am curious what other people have in their home studio... I have a small one that i am currently working on and it's finally getting there.
  20. tunefoolery

    Equipment to record piano trio in a home studio

    Hello everyone, I'm helping some friends of mine, two of whom are two members of a classical piano trio, to create a recording setup for them. They want to spread their recording time over a long time -- many months -- and felt it would be more cost effective (and practical, timewise) to buy...
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