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The 5 Best Microphones for Smule (and How to Connect them)

The 5 Best Microphones for Smule (and How to Connect them)

You need a good microphone to get great audio recording quality on smule, the popular karaoke app. There are two options: Get a good microphone (options below) and use a device such as the IK Multimedia iRig Pre HD to allow you to connect this to your phone. OR you can get a quality mic like the Shure MV51 ...

What is the Best Boom Arm for the Rode PodMic?

What is the Best Boom Arm for the Rode PodMic?

If you're trying to figure out what the best boom arm stand is for your Rode PodMic then I have an easy answer for you, it's the Rode PSA1 swivel mount mic stand. I own both the mic and boom arm, and they work great together. Although most people getting the Rode PodMic are on a bit of a budget in comparison to the ...

The 5 Best Portable Audio Interfaces

The 5 Best Portable Audio Interfaces

If you want to record with good sound quality then you need an audio interface. This article will take you through some of the best portable audio interfaces that you can easily travel around with. Some of the most important considerations to keep in mind when buying an audio interface are the number of inputs, ...

The 6 Best Pop Filters for Vocal Recordings

The 6 Best Pop Filters for Vocal Recordings

Pop filters are one of the most iconic pieces of studio gear. They can be vital to ensure a good quality vocal recording. For every type of vocal studio recording, whether it’s music or speech, pop filters are a small, but essential piece of equipment that will help you eliminate unwanted noises from your ...

The 5 Best Budget Studio Monitors for Home Studios

The 5 Best Budget Studio Monitors for Home Studios

Studio monitors should be at the top of your list when setting up your music studio. You need to be able to hear your music properly in order to make the correct production and mixing decisions. In this article, we’re going to show you 5 of the best budget studio monitors currently available. Of course, this is not a ...

The 7 Best ASMR Microphones for a Clear and Immersive Sound

The 7 Best ASMR Microphones for a Clear and Immersive Sound

Looking for a great microphone for ASMR videos? This article goes through some of the best options available. ASMR (autonomous sensory meridian response) has become a very popular trend over the last few years. People of all ages find the ASMR videos stimulating and relaxing. The tingling sensation and ...

The 8 Best USB Mixers for Music and Podcasting

The 8 Best USB Mixers for Music and Podcasting

With the rise of the cheap equipment and with the power of computers growing steadily, it's easier than ever to record music and podcasts. USB mixers make this even easier. Because there’s such a high demand for both music and podcasting, and since we’re all locked up in our houses anyway with nothing to do, we’re ...

The 5 Best Home Studio Packages/Bundles – Our Pick

The 5 Best Home Studio Packages/Bundles – Our Pick

It's now easier than ever to create your own home recording studio. Check out our round-up of some of the best studio packages. Gone are those days where musicians had to spend most of their time in a commercial recording studio. These used to require huge investments in equipment and training. Whether you're an ...

How to Record Keyboards to Your Computer

How to Record Keyboards to Your Computer

Looking to recording a keyboard to your computer? This article takes you through all the options, with step-by-step instructions! Record your keyboard on your computer initially and can seem like a daunting task. But this guide provides some easy ways to record your keyboards digitally. Your goal should be to ...

The 5 Best Mixer Lamps and Lights (4-Pin XLR, BNC, USB)

The 5 Best Mixer Lamps and Lights (4-Pin XLR, BNC, USB)

When working with a mixing console, you need a fair amount of light to see all those knobs and buttons you’re using. And that’s OK in the recording studio where you have lighting. But in a pitch-dark night club where the only light coming in from the visual effects, it can be quite tricky to get enough light to ...

The 6 Best Mixing Books to Get a Professional Sound

The 6 Best Mixing Books to Get a Professional Sound

Mixing music is a fine balance between theory and art. You need to understand the fundamentals to take control of your sound. Reading some books on the subject is a great way to get started. The mix standard of commercial releases is now at a very high level. If you want tracks to compete and stand out against ...