WELCOME TO THE secrets
of better sound!
Guitar players who recently recorded at Astia-studio share their experience about guitar sound and how different factors affect it. Some of them shed light to equipment and different recording approaches on the quest for the ultimate guitar sound. Let’s hear what Masi Hukari, Ivan Apikov, Markus Toivonen, Juho Koski, Matti Hovi and Rami Kinnunen have to say. […]
Any guitar players out there who care about their sound? We would like to share our expertise in recording and mixing guitar-driven music for over a quarter of a century. This post will dig deep deep deep on the quest for the ultimate guitar sound. During the years we have found these tips very useful […]
We continue where we left off on part one. The vocalists who we recently worked with share their thoughts about vocal sound, recording, how they feel tape recording differs from computer recording and few cool vocal-related tips and tricks. One of our all time favorite trick is how to help the vocalist to hit the […]
What do most people pay attention to when listening music? What is usually completed last in the writing process and not the first thing that most musicians listen to? This time I would like to shed light to vocals and especially how to make better vocal recording. The most important thing when singing and in […]
We continue our How to improve bass sound post with full comments from Jari, Lasse, Lauri and Pekka. They bring up several very good points like how distortion can eat out low frequencies, the anatomy of bass sound and how tape seems to “forgive” small mistakes compared to computer recording. Some share their thoughts very thoroughly […]