Independent Recording Studio Do’s And Don’ts
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Independent Recording Studio Do’s And Don’ts

Studio business is made or killed in first impressions. Even the first few seconds of a phone call can mean the difference between a busy session, or a weekend watching re-runs. I hope to shed some light on a few things you can do to keep the potential client interested in visiting, and eventually booking time.

Over The Limit- Classic ProRec Article On The Loudness War
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Over The Limit- Classic ProRec Article On The Loudness War

“Over The Limit” is probably the most popular article in ProRec history. Used in everything from audio school curriculums to being republished by Wired.com, this is THE seminal article blasting the modern mastering industry for singlehandly destroying a generation of great music.

Fabfilter Volcano: Advanced Tactics
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Fabfilter Volcano: Advanced Tactics

You’ve probably heard of Volcano – the versatile multi-filter by FabFilter. You might even be using it. As a filter plug-in, it’s pretty deep – four simultaneous multimode filters with eleven different algorithms, multiple routing options, and crazy modulation possibilities. You might think to yourself that there’s enough exploration and inspiration in there for at least a few albums, and you’d be right…

So where are all the older articles?
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So where are all the older articles?

A while back, I started looking into the idea of an automated way to transfer articles from our old platforms to this new platform. We used to use not only a different coding language and database for the backend, but a completely different content management system. So I was hoping to find an easier solution.

I couldn’t.

Freebie Frenzy- DNR Collaborative Sound Repository Sampler- Over 1GB Of FREE Sounds
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Freebie Frenzy- DNR Collaborative Sound Repository Sampler- Over 1GB Of FREE Sounds

Quality sample libraries are difficult to make. They require a lot of time, energy and money to bring to fruition. So it’s no wonder that most libraries don’t allow you to take their samples, process them, and then SELL those samples in your own library. But the DNR Collaborative Sound Repository is different. Here’s a sampling of what you’ll find.

Freebie Frenzy- Embertone Intimate Strings Lite

Freebie Frenzy- Embertone Intimate Strings Lite

String libraries, along with other orchestral instruments, are often considered the pinnacle of sampling. The time, energy and cash flow required to record even one string player can be huge. So when somebody samples some strings and brings them to our audio doorsteps for FREE, it's worth mentioning any day! So we bring you Intimate…