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Yamaha Audiogram 6 USB Audio Interface Review -

Yamaha has been building audio products for some time, and their Yamaha Studio Monitors are actually praised by. 

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Native Instruments Komplete Audio 6 Interface Review -

If you’re looking for a great audio interface to use it as the core of your home studio then you are lucky. 

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Steinberg UR22 vs Focusrite Scarlett 2i2. A short comparison. -

A recent comment from DavidT inspired me to write an article about the similarities and differences between Steinberg. 

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The best USB MIDI Keyboard for a home recording studio

By Martha Kent | On Saturday, November 22nd, 2014 - No Comments »
Akai Professional MPK MINI MKII  The best USB MIDI Keyboard for a home recording studio (1)

In the previous posts, I was focused on reviewing some of the best items that you need in order to record vocals and instruments. But building a home recording studio is not all about microphones and audio interfaces. Before anything else, you need to create the music. In this article, I will focus on a part that’s really important for any musician: the actual music. You can’t. 

The best microphones for recording music in 2015

By Martha Kent | On Saturday, November 15th, 2014 - 1 Comment »
Sontronics STC-2X condenser microphone 2015

Following one of the most popular articles on the best condenser microphones from 2014, I have decided to compile a whole new list with some of the best mics that you can get for your home studio project in 2015. These microphones are all new, they were picked considering their prices and I have never presented them before on CoreMic. Let’s begin the list with… Rode M3 Instrument. 

Zoom R8: A standalone multi track SD recorder for your home recording studio

By Martha Kent | On Tuesday, April 1st, 2014 - No Comments »
Zoom R8 Multitrack SD Recorder Controller and Interface

Although most musicians are using a computer to make music in their own home studios, there are many reasons why you should choose a classic standalone multitrack recorder for your projects. First, it provides that analog feel that’s hard to duplicate with a computer or a laptop. Second, it offers a portability and ease of use. Third, compared to making music with a software like Reason. 

How to insulate a home recording studio

By Martha Kent | On Thursday, February 13th, 2014 - No Comments »
Recording Booth

When folks start making a plan to build a home studio, they usually miss a component that’s really important for the way you record and you mix songs. I’m talking about the acoustics of the recording and mixing room. The online stores are packed with audio foam panels, but buying two or three such panels and placing them behind the condenser microphone is not enough. If you want. 

How to buid a rap / hip-hop home recording studio?

By Martha Kent | On Friday, January 10th, 2014 - No Comments »
home recording studio accessories

These days it’s easier than ever to become a music star. Of course, there is a lot of “politics” in the background, but it’s never been easier to propel yourself from someone who is making music in the bedroom to a world wide phenomenon. The music industry knows it, the TV stations know it and ultimately, the music fans knows it: the future of music is on the Internet.. 

Akai Professional EIE USB Audio Recording Interface Review

By Martha Kent | On Monday, December 30th, 2013 - No Comments »
AKAI EIE audio interface

If you’ll ask me to make a quick recommendation of a great audio interface, I will probably have to pick Focusrite or M-Audio products. Although there are many other audio interface manufacturers out there, I really trust the products created by these two. Few months ago I was scooping in a music shop and I saw this USB interface with unique design. I’m not sure if it was the. 

Yamaha Audiogram 6 USB Audio Interface Review

By Martha Kent | On Wednesday, December 11th, 2013 - 1 Comment »
yamaha audiogram 6

Yamaha has been building audio products for some time, and their Yamaha Studio Monitors are actually praised by a lot of musicians. This audio interface powered by USB has been designed with care (at least according to the manufacturer) and it actually packs surprising features. It should make your job on building a home recording studio easier, since it’s easy to install and easy to. 

Native Instruments Komplete Audio 6 Interface Review

By Martha Kent | On Friday, November 15th, 2013 - No Comments »
Audio Kontrol 1 Audio Review

If you’re looking for a great audio interface to use it as the core of your home studio then you are lucky because there are plenty of options to choose from. I still remember the first time I decided to go external with the soundcard: I got confused by all the options available, all the features, the prices and all the reviews. Finally, I decided to get the Audio Kontrol 1, the previous. 

A short guide for home studio beginners

By Martha Kent | On Wednesday, November 6th, 2013 - No Comments »
Home studio advices

As I said in my previous article, buying all the right equipment for a home studio is not enough. There are so many aspects that you should take into consideration before even setting up a budget for your studio. If you are a beginner, you will soon learn that recording music at home is not as easy as you previously thought… Continue reading “A short guide for home studio beginners”. 

A list of useful accessories for a home recording studio

By Martha Kent | On Saturday, November 2nd, 2013 - No Comments »
home recording studio accessories

Although in the last months I’ve recommended a lot of items that can be acquired in order to build a home recording studio, they are merely the core of it. Buying the proper recording equipment is not enough. If you want to create a complete studio, you need to get your hands on various accessories that will make the difference between a portable rookie studio and a real home studio. .