How to choose the right audio preamp to match your music, instruments, and budget.
Audio Recording Buying Guides
How to choose the right audio recording equipment to match your skills, music, and budget
When you're shopping for new microphones, you'll encounter a wide variety of mic types spanning a vast range of prices. The glut of specs and features associated with the hundreds of available models can be confusing, leaving you with little basis for comparison aside from a microphone's price.
How to choose the right monitor speakers to match your music and budget
Find out how channel strips evolved from the clunky mixing desks of the '50s and 60s and what Abbey Road and Dark Side of the Moon have in common.
Whether you’re a musician who wants to record your music or perform live using a sound system, you’re going to need an audio mixer. That’s true for DJs too. Simply put, the audio mixer is the heart of any recording, PA, or DJ setup.