Steve Catizone of Infinite Recording (Black Eyed Peas, Charli XCX, Justin Bieber, Wyclef Jean, Godsmack, Alanis Morrissette, Big Sean), located in the Boston area, has decades of experience producing and engineering artists across the musical spectrum. We recently connected with Steve to get his insights on the importance of having the right vibe in the studio, get the scoop on several student hires, and talk about mentoring during the global pandemic…
This free bundle of Native Instruments Suite of Plug-ins is an essential combo of effects & instruments for producers & engineers.
5 Music Placement Services worth checking. Get your music out and make money while you sleep. Passive Income is key to financial stability.
You might be familiar with this representation of a sound wave: This sine wave representation can be a less cluttered way to visualize sound, but it doesn’t show us the actual physical structure of the sound. The following animation shows us this structure: (1) This is called a longitudinal wave. Looking at this, it’s much […]
Mid-Side control gives you the independence of a treating the Left & Right channels of your mix differently than the middle channel. You can widen your mix, bring out a kick, snare or vocal, and also master your track with the use of a mid-side effecting techniques in conjunction with compression and other processes. This […]
Most people listen to the song as a whole, not just certain pieces of the song.
Engineer Henry Atwell’s journaling of a session from Recording to Mastering at Infinite Recording. Overview of process and methods.
Hustle Hard by CHAMP72 recorded at Infinite Recording Studios with vocal production by Steve Catizone
A quick tutorial on converting MIDI to Audio in Ableton Live. The best part of Ableton Live is mangling and manipulating it. Flipping it backwards, warping it into something new and different. Here is a quick tutorial showing you how to convert from MIDI to Audio.
As 2020 begins to end and the new year approaches around the corner, we at Infinite Recording are extremely excited for what is to come for the new year! For starters, we’ve created a brand new YouTube channel where we’ll begin to release content from our studio! Take a look at our first video below […]
If a tree falls in the woods and no one is there to hear it, does it make a sound? Let’s start by giving sound a clear definition. Sound is a concept that we create when a vibration in the air hits our ears and sends signals to our brain for it to process. When […]
Fear not, SUPER STAR!! Struggling with pitch in the studio and in live performances is normal for many vocalists, especially if you’re a beginner. Booking a session in a professional recording studio is super exciting for any vocalist. You can’t wait. That day finally comes and the studio looks awesome! In the booth, you feel […]
Introducing Pendulate, chaotic monosynth by Newfangled Audio. Pendulate uses a brand new oscillator design to produce sounds different from any other synth. It features a chaotic oscillator based on a double pendulum. What initially looks random actually contains underlying patterns of interconnectedness, constant feedback loops, repetition, self-similarity, fractals, and self-organization.
When adding a track’s final touches, a very important and often forgotten step is making sure your creation sounds fuller and/or wider. What exactly is widening when it comes to audio production?
When selecting a voice-actor for your recording project, there are several traits you should look for. It’s important that your actor has the ability to immerse your audience in their words, capture their attention and hold it. Learning the skills it takes to make your recording stand out will help you choose the right talent for the job.
What Efficient People Have in Common: You can’t become more productive overnight. But if you make small changes and put some of these habits into place, you’ll be well on your way to becoming more efficient. Here are 18 habits of highly successful people to help you increase productivity and become highly efficient: Focus on […]
Multiply is a free chorus plug-in with a unique twist. Each simulated voice is processed with a phase randomising filter so those unpleasant comb filter effects are reduced.
There are common mistakes that everyone eventually makes when tracking, mixing & mastering. Here are 9 to look out for.
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Podolski is a simple, CPU-efficient virtual analogue synthesizer.
Basically a cut down version of FilterscapeVA with just one oscillator, one filter, one envelope and two LFOs, it also features a Zebra-style arpeggiator/sequencer plus chorus and delay effects.
Gary Cherone of Extreme & Van Halen fame teamed up earlier this year with Infinite Recording’s Steve Catizone to put his spin on Kanye West’s “God Is”. The result is the completely reproduced version that can be found on YouTube and has been featured in Newsweek.
Here are 5 quick tips for beginners in audio production… by Tasha Beck
MAutoPitch is a simple but great sounding automatic pitch correction plugin designed for vocals and other monophonic instruments. Besides making the audio more in-tune, MAutoPitch also provides creative features such as formant shift and stereo-expansion. It is quick, easy to use and free!
Simple but powerful. MiniSpillage features 3 fully editable drum pads capable of creating a wide variety of original drum and percussion sounds. MiniSpillage includes 3 exclusive AudioSpillage drum models – BassDrum, WoodDrum and ElectroHiHat. Combined these 3 models can form the basis of any electronic rhythm track.
RoughRider compressor is one of the most popular dynamics processors on the planet, with well over a half a million downloads over its decade-plus lifespan, and is in heavy daily use by producers the world over.
Friday Free Plug-in – Waves Berzerk: Get it until March 10, 2020-
The go-to plugin for wild, deranged, creative distortion: 10 all-original distortion shapes, advanced feedback, pitch, dynamics, sidechaining and M/S options for versatile experimentation—plus the ‘Go Berzerk!’ button for randomized, unpredictable distortion madness.
Friday Freebie – Free Plugin of the week is courtesy of Pro-Tools-Expert.com: Pianoverb by PSP
Friday Freebie – Free Plugin of the week is courtesy of Pro-Tools-Expert.com: bx_subfilter from Plugin Alliance.
The Age-Old question of the Chicken & the Egg, which came first? There are different theories as to what works and what doesn’t, here is a little insight into the question.
Audio latency refers to a short period of delay (usually measured in milliseconds) between when an audio signal enters and when it emerges from a system. In computer based audio systems a certain amount of latency, known as audio buffering, is necessary to ensure that playback, recording and processing results in an error-free audio stream without dropouts or glitches.