Home Recording Guru - Tools of the Trade
Part 1 of a 3 part series on home recording. An overview with explanation and recommendations on basic equipment required for a home recording studio. Self-produced musicians have a lot more resources available to them now than they did before with which to write, record, duplicate and distribute their work. The basic list of equipment one needs to achieve this includes a recording device which can be either analog or digital, a real or virtual mixing board, a few specific kinds of microphones, outboard effects units and some interconnecting cords and cables with specific characteristics.