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Recording drums in a small room

Tips for recording drums in a small room | TheMixKB

What’s the problem with recording drums in a small room? Small rooms aren’t great for recording drums in. They don’t allow the drums to “breathe” i.e. you have early reflections arriving too quickly which in turn means your cymbal and drum hits can be muddy or muffled and lack sustain. There’s . . . Read more

Additional drum punch trick

You’ve just finished processing your drums and they sound amazing… when they’re solo’d… but when you bring back the rest of the mix, the other elements take over and the drums seem to vanish into the background. If you’re happy with the sound of the processed drum tracks, you probably don’t . . . Read more

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