Audio Engineering articles from our Blog at Bad Racket Recording Studio in Cleveland, Ohio.

Creating and Using Loops in Music Creation

Setting up a Home Recording Studio for recording music, audio book, podcast, dialog, voice recording, or almost anything

This article is going to outline the bare essentials for what you need to record at home. Recording at home can mean doing the best you can with a less than ideal environment, but its important to do everything you can to reduce environmental noise. This means air conditioning, heat, fans, or other mechanical noises…

Hunter Prunty Audio Engineer

Intro to Audio Engineering for Musicians and Songwriters

Everything in the studio starts and ends with the musician. From the performance, to hopefully collecting a check. Musicians rely on the principles of audio engineering to record sound from analog to digital. The music starts as a sound captured from the microphone or DI box, or as a VST or midi instrument inside a…

Remote Mixing Music and Audio at our Cleveland Recording Studio

Making Music Easily with Loops and Music Creation Software

Music creation can be easy and fun with new technology like samples, koops and different music creation software like Pro Tools, Logic, Reaper, Reason, Ableton, Garageband, Studio One, Etc. Recording and music making is no longer a process of creating sounds from scratch with new technology like loops and flexible licencing on samples. Loops and…

Creating and Using Loops in Music Creation

Music Theory 101 For Musicians

Musicians and beginner songwriters can benefit a lot from some basic music theory. In today’s increasingly competitive world, music theory is the difference from successful rehearsals, performances, and recording studio sessions for composers. Use music theory to drive your creative performance. You can develop using time tested techniques, step by step, using the same terminology…

Hunter Prunty

Mixing and Mastering in the Recording Studio: Essentials and Fundamentals of Music Mixing, Mastering, and Music Production

Mixing and Mastering in the Recording Studio: Essentials and Fundamentals of Music Mixing, Mastering, and Music Production Mixing and Mastering is an art form, and while many of these basic ideas may be matters of opinion, many are time tested methods used on tons of great sounding and critically acclaimed work. They aren’t a comprehensive…