Show 237 – Ask HRS # 3

This week we respond to your questions and comments. Topics include: drum comping; 500 series preamps; micro tube amps; location audio kit; mixing with iphone in mind; thoughts on Shure Beta 57a; Les Paul replacement pickups; the beginning of the end; more 500 series stuff; buffers; Slate VTM and tape emulations; more buffers; don’t be scared of MIDI piano; wah pedal replacement pots; making plugins with iplug; it’s possible we went off topic a couple times too.

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Show 236 – From demo to release with Michael Adam, and an interview with Sydney Galbraith

Nice big show this week. We start off with a guest segment from Michael Adam who takes us through the recording process for one of the songs on his new album.
After that Jon has an interview with Sydney Galbraith, owner of Desert Fish Studios in Toronto, and bassist in Blackbelt. The interview covers studio construction, working on an analog console, the Toronto music scene, and food.

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Kickstart Michael Adam’s new album
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Blackbelt

Show 235 – Boz Digital Labs Interview with Boz

This week we interview Boz Millar of Boz Digital Labs and geek out about plugins.

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Show 234 – Boundary Mics and DIY Amp Isolation Cabinet

This week we talk about using boundary mics and have a guest segment from Kevin Milner on building an amp isolation cabinet.

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Shure MX393/O Condenser Microphone – Omni
Kevin Milner’s DIY Guitar Amp Isolation Cabinet

Show 233 – NAMM catch up and pedal board buffers

This week catch up on what happened at NAMM in January and Ryan presents a segment on using buffers in a pedal board.

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Show 232 – Ask HRS # 2

In this episode of Ask HRS we talk about:
Pro Tools issues because of slow drives
beware of CFL bulbs in the studio
new gear we’ve acquired recently?
lessons or tricks from a recent session?
how do we feel about Slate digital VCC now?
Can mistakes contribute to feel or should they be removed?
Doubled hits in overhead and room mics?
tube amps are too loud
outside the box (as in oddball) mastering techniques
monitor emulations
LCR panning and clarity
Amp attenuators again
Sound Devices 633 and 664
Comments on Marco’s song on show 229
Using hardware compression for tracking and mixing
Comments on Glass Wands segment from show 230

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