For drummers today, electronic drum sets offer a range of distinct advantages over acoustic drum kits.
First up there’s the volume. Electronic drum sets allow drummers to practise for hours on end without waking the neighbours.
If you‟ve just picked up your first set of sticks and are looking for a good place to start with learning songs, then this is the place for you.
It can be a daunting experience to try to figure out what is happening on the drums in many songs so this list will be structured in order of difficulty, from easy to not so easy.
Compressors are one of the most important tools in every modern recording studio setup.
A good compressor can be the difference in an OK sound and a high quality professional sound.
In this article we will discuss some of the best drum set brands, their pros and cons, and the overall value for money that they offer.
Whether you’re searching online or in the local music store you will encounter a multitude of top drum kits varying from the modestly priced to the exorbitant.
Since computers started recording and having the ability to function as personal studios, VSTs have been around to add a helping hand. Essentially VST means Virtual Studio Technology, DAW compatible plugins that allow you to simulate a vast range of analogue studio technology into your digital environs.
They can range from drum kits to pianos, from classic studio compressors to vintage reverb units. VSTs offer a catalogue of previously unavailable sounds to a thriving and growing digital audio market.
Many of the world’s biggest names in audio production and musical instrument manufacture have their own range of digital counterparts in the VST format. Boss, Fender and Marshall are just some of the names that have been recreated for the digital audio workstation buyer demographic. [Read more…]