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Have you ever been in a situation where all of a sudden guitar refuses to get in tune? No matter what you do, chords still sound badly detuned. Even though the tuner shows green light, ear says the tuning just isn’t right. We want to share the coolest tuning tip ever and it is guaranteed […]
This time I would like to talk about the nemesis of most drummers; metronome. Many bands use metronome in studio and live shows. It seems that studio engineers who are willing to record without metronome are almost extinct. What are the benefits and downsides? Should you play to metronome or not? Our early approach When […]
During the past 25 years a great variety of bands has visited us. Our goal on every session is to learn something new. We are happy to share our experiences and hope they will make your recording session a smoother ride. Here are tips on how to avoid wasting precious studio time and how to […]
Did you make an album back in the glorious days of analog tape machines, but were never satisfied with the mix? You still have the original multitrack tape(s) somewhere in the storage and yearn to hear the songs with improved mix? Astia-studio offers a service to remix tape sessions. The goal was to remix the […]
On third part of our first blog post we’ll let the drummers who have had a #fullanalogexperience session at Astia-studio to do the talking. Prepare yourself for the drummer comments. They seem to share similar thoughts about our drum room, what exactly it is that tape captures and about a very important factor; monitoring while […]