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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

Can I mix on headphones?

The beauty of headphones is that they completely remove the issue of room acoustics. This means you get a much flatter frequency response. However, unlike listening to music on set of speakers, you loose the feeling or sense of being in a room. That’s because there’s no cross-talk i.e. in . . . Read more

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