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Making beats in Logic Pro X can seem daunting if you’ve never used the software before. But with the right tools and a little bit of knowledge, anyone can make great sounding beats. In this post, I’ll show you how to use two of the easiest tools in Logic Pro X—Drum Synth and Hip Hop Project Template—to make your own beats.
Whether it’s Frank Sinatra’s silky baritone, Ariana Grande’s astonishing range, or Freddy Mercury’s powerful belting, these singers have all come to rely on the greatest microphones ever manufactured to record their most iconic songs.
Bellringer Branding Bible is the go-to guide for recording artists and performers to create their brand identity. This book gives the thinking and philosophy behind some of the biggest music brands in the world as well as provides the reader with questions that will lead them to the creation of a powerful music artist brand.
Passive income is key in music production these days, which means letting music placement services have access to your material to position them to make money non-exclusively. Basically money while you sleep and not giving up any rights to your music / intellectual property to do so.
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 […]
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…
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 […]
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.