Since a few years I use Toontrack EZ Mix for Mixing and Mastering (sic!) and because meanwhile I am really familiar with the software it’s time to review it. I will look on it from the perspective of a home-recording artist doing everything myself, from the first idea to a finished album. Before I discovered … Continue reading Review: Toontrack EZ Mix 2
Around 2014 I looked for a decent singer for my heartscore-project. I contacted many singers on Youtube and got not one reply though I had offered a good rate for the job. Then I fed Google with keywords like “Rock singer for hire” or “Vocals hire” and stepped through the results. Some looked complicated or … Continue reading Review: Studiopros.com
This is really an emotional post for me, because I loved to be on Soundcloud for a long time. I met many great friends and artist and made many valuable experiences. But now I have reached a point, where I have lost the good feeling about Soundcloud. Therefore I have decided to cancel my Pro-account … Continue reading Goodbye Soundcloud, Hello World!
Actually I am thinking over to sell my Fender Princeton Reverb, not because I am not happy with it, not at all, but because I have recently purchased a Kemper Profiling amp read my review here and why should I have two amplifiers, if I am just recording at home? And as an active musician … Continue reading Review: Fender 65 Princeton Reverb Reissue
Meanwhile I can look back on thirty years of home recording. Usually I record in a normal environment. That means I have never invested and I can not invest in a dedicated studio-room. That means in another room my children are playing, outside the traffic is rushing, while I try to capture an intimate recording … Continue reading Home-Recording: Condenser, Dynamic or Ribbon Microphones
In this review I will not cover all technical aspects of the Kemper. I will look at it from a beginner’s point of view and will tell about some troubles I had at first and the solutions I have found. If you are looking for deeper look on the Kemper there are many detailed reviews … Continue reading Review: Kemper Profiling amp
During my researches to become more contemporary, I stumbled upon this little friend after I had bred for many hours over the purchase of an Elektron Rytm, a machine, which costs fifteen times more than this cutie. Meanwhile I am sure, that the Rytm had been way too much for my needs, the only thing … Continue reading Review: Teenage engineering’s PO-12