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  1. audiokid

    Sonar, VS 700C, hardware integration questions

    Has anyone used Sonar with the VS 700C in a hybrid application (full integration between hardware and software)? Is this DAW exclusive to ITB or does it have a nice workflow otb too? If I got the VS 700C, do I need to use their interface/ ADDA for it or can I use my interface and converters?
  2. fededrum

    Diggi 002 question! Add preamps

    HELLO guy. I'm trying to get 8 more preamps to my set up wich is a diggi 002 with already 4 preams added (api 3124).I will love to get the focusrite 828 so I can have 12 good preamps ( I dont want to use the preamp from the diggi couse sound bad). But for what I know the diggi only give me 8...
  3. uprisemovement

    Headphone Amplifier for vocal booth control question.

    I did some searching around and didn't seem to find a specific post on this, or if there is, I have found it impossible to find. Anyways, I have just spent a fortune working on a new studio. I am as much as a newbie as I can get. However, being in the studio many times with my previous band...
  4. XLR Y adapter phantom power question

    I've recently started a band with a couple friends and we want to record some songs live in studio (I use the word studio loosely). I use the standard two overhead mics on my drumset and I was wondering: could I use a XLR Y adapter (2 male to 1 female) to plug them into the same input and have...
  5. Signal Chain question: Recording Direct into DAW with Guitar Rack Preamp

    I'm looking to record without miking an amp or using desktop/software amp modelers. Would this be possible, correct to do this for signal chain: Guitar > Guitar Cable > Guitar Rack Preamp (ADA MP1 or Marshall JMP1) > Stereo Cable > Apogee Duet FireWire Interface Line In > MacBook Pro > DAW I...
  6. epting

    db25 cable questions for wiring the studio

    So here is the deal. I am in the patchbay/cable routing hell part of the whole studio build. I have decided to get a couple of Audiolot 192pt mixbays. I spoke with a gentleman about possibly getting the wiring and boxes in a bulk deal through Audiolot, but the price was a good deal out of my...
  7. Question regarding power - bandwidth product

    I'm doing a paper for school on the subject of sound preservation, bu I'm completely ignorant on the subject of sound and sound recording and reproduction. I'm reading a book about sound preservation and it says that the power - bandwidth product, which is used to measure the amount of...
  8. rewire questions

    I have been trying to rewire FL studio 10 to Sonar x1 Producer but the insert rewire device is greyed out and have no what the issue is. I was able to do this when using FL studio 9 and sonar 8.5 producer. Can anyone give me a link on how to do this or maybe walk me through how to set it up...
  9. Question RE: CD player song title / artist display

    Finished mastering a CD over the weekend. Gave the Master CD to the band. Their response: "Matt, this sounds AWESOME! Only one problem: When I put it in my CD player it doesn't display the titles or anything? We need that." I used CD Architect 5.2 (which came w/Sound Forge 10.0) to create the...
  10. "Random question" won't accept correct answer. Registration issue.

    July 10, 2012 This is more than a little frustrating. The "Random question's" answer is "Shure", but the system won't accept it. Why? If you are using this question as a "Captcha" type of spam-prevention, please consider changing it to allow a sequence of questions. Thus, when a glitch...
  11. Home studio questions here

    setting up a new studio in my home, main application Male Vocals, some guitars as well questions MA-200 or TLM103? Avalon vt-737 or Vintech x73i? should I wait the extra 2 months it would take me to save for the Avalon? this will be ran through a Avid Mbox Pro on a Mac Beats by Dre...
  12. Yet another mixing question

    Hey guys, Well, I have spent a GREAT deal of money and time, mostly time, building a home studio from scratch. I've spent time building my DIY acoustic panels mounted on the walls, bought the best mics for the money and am recording fairly well for the first time in my life. Oh ya, did a DIY...
  13. A Couple Studio Questions...

    Hello all. I'm moving soon to a new apartment and I plan on setting up my first real "studio". I don't have any extra rooms so It will share my bedroom. Luckily my bedroom is pretty decent size so I think it will work well. I do however have a couple questions. 1. My desk with all my gear...
  14. Possibly stupid but very serious question about mixing/mastering.

    So I am at my wits end about where a mix ends and the mastering process begins. What I would really like to know is, are there certain rules of thumb (i.e. Bass frequencies should not be any lower that 20hz) when creating a mix? Or is it that when creating a mix, one is not concerned with how...
  15. Pro Tools 8 LE - Software question - New to recording

    Ok I have read, read, and read finally went out and bought some used equipment Digidesign 002 and Pro tools 8 le. What do I need to get the software to work? I believe it has been loaded on a previous PC, but the guy never uses it anymore and has since uninstalled it. Is there other items...
  16. Help a noob pick out gear and answer questions!

    So I've finally made the decision to piece together a cheap home studio to record my band and other local groups. I already run live shows so I have some equipment. This is what I have to work with... -PC I built (i7-2600k, 8GB DDR3 2000 RAM, 2x1TB 7200RPM HDD) plus a laptop with similar specs...
  17. Questions on Recording Drums with Triggers

    Hello, I'm in a band and we would like to do our recordings ourselves. I can handle recording the guitars, bass, and vocals, but I have a few questions about recording drums. What I'd like to do is to use drum triggers. Two questions arise from this: a) Bass, snare, and tom are easy, but I...
  18. stereo doubling question

    When I record my songs, I double the guitar tracks, or what is needed to be doubled anyway. When mixing, with my headphones on, it sounds great. it sounds how it is supposed to sound. however, when I listen to it without headphones, the guitars clash. Without the doubling, the rhythm guitar...
  19. To build or NOT to build - THAT is the question

    I am at a crossroads and need some sound advice (pun intended):wink: I am a weekend musician and have been all my life. Had a few small recording studios as well over the years. I still have the bug. I'm tired of the IT business and if I don't get out of it soon the stress will probably kill...
  20. lostindundee

    Old Shure Unidyne Impedance Question

    Trying to figure out of I can use this thing with a preamp. I'm not too up on all this impedance stuff - you probably noticed. :tongue: I've found one of my father's old Unidyne III B545 microphones. It's from the late 1960s and still has its original red felt pouch and information leaflet. I...
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