Drum Miking Techniques: The Essential Guide

drum recording techniques

Drums provide the backbone of any song and can make or break your mix. Utilizing proper miking techniques in the studio is key to ensuring your sound is on point. Miking your kit is an involved and often complicated process.… Continue Reading

4 Tips for Recording Your Snare Drum

The snare drum is the focal point of any drum set. You really have to nail the snare sound, though it may be the trickiest drum to record. In four quick tips, we’ll show you the basics for capturing a… Continue Reading

3 Steps to Recording Toms with Drum Mics

Toms can be the most difficult drums in your kit to capture successfully. Details like clear tom sound will really ramp up the quality of your drum mix. The finer points can be the crucial difference between a good track… Continue Reading

3 Basic Techniques for Overhead Drum Mic Setup

Overhead Drum Mic Setup

Recording drums is not an exact science because no two sessions are the same. Drums, studio rooms, and microphones vary so much that there’s no single right answer. Today, we’ll look at three simple techniques that can be applied to… Continue Reading