What is a DI?
What is a DI? Known as a “Direct Box” or “Direct Injection box", a DI is simply a device that converts Line level signal down to Mic level, which in turn allows the mixer to control gain properly at the desk.
How to Approach Mic’ing a Drum Kit
When Mic’ing a drum kit, it’s important to keep the drummer in mind to allow them to play their instrument to the best of their ability. Phil Bledsoe walks through his process for mic’ing a drum kit from the very beginning.
Tooling & Gear for Podcasting
Jeff talks through the gear and tools you need to record a podcast, and how to get started with the absolute basics!
Micing a Live Piano
Sound bleed can be one of the trickiest aspects when micing a live piano. Find out how Robert Scovill remedies this problem when mixing Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers.
No More Smoke Signals
Find out how Central Church in Las Vegas uses talkback mics to increase team efficiency and communication.
Stereo Micing a Guitar Amp
Experiment with stereo micing a guitar amp using dynamic and condenser microphones.