Tag Archives: drums

Pro Audio: Attack & Release – How to Compress a Snare Drum

In this article, we will explore how you can use a compressor to create unique snare sounds from the exact same source material. From short and tight to long and resonant, we’ll learn (and hear) how you can use different combinations of attack and release settings to get the sound you’re going for.

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Pro Audio: Quick Tips for Better Home Recordings

With 90% of the U.S. currently under stay-at-home orders, I'm sure there are many musicians and artists exploring home recording for the first time. Or, perhaps you already have some experience and want to improve the quality of what you record at home. In this article, I'll offer some quick tips that are easy to implement and will help improve the sound of your home recordings.

Instant Drummer in your Mac!

No drummer sits and plays eight-bar patterns robotically over and over again, and that's why your virtual drum tracks may be sounding lifeless and unrealistic. Enter FXpansion's BFD2 BFD2 is an acoustic drum production environment for your computer with unprecedented...