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For miscellaneous tips, tricks and other useful recording/music-related resources that you find and wanna share. NOT for promoting your site or blog.
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Recording Techniques

Which microphones to use? What gear to use and when? Proper mic positioning? All about tracking.
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Mixing Techniques

Discuss mixing techniques and get some balance out of your raw tracks.
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Mastering

Because mastering is not mixing.
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Studio Building & Acoustic Treatment

Discuss building studios, or just show off pictures of your studio!
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Digital Recording & Computers

Which card, which computer, how to set it up...find out!
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Recording with tablets & smartphones (iOS & Androi

Discuss how to record with an iPad, iPhone, Galaxy and all other mobile gadgets. Who needs a studio!
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Analog Recording & Mixing - Tape & Gear

Discuss the joys and all other sticky issues pertaining to recording on analog mediums (cassette, tape, wire, vinyl, wax cylinders :-)
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Vocal Technique & Processing

Work on your vocal technique, learn how to process your vocals. NOT for asking if your voice is good
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Song Writing & Composition

How to structure a song, write lyrics... Verse Chorus Verse Bridge Chorus Chorus.
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Marketing Your Music / Publicity

What's the best way to market your music? Talk about what you're doing, what works, and what doesn't!
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MP3 Mixing Clinic

GET and GIVE feedback on home recordings! Don't be shy...
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Mix This!

A place to share tracks and sessions for experience and mixing practice.
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Music Video Production

Discuss music video production, recording, editing and all that other good stuff!
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DJ & Hip Hop Production

Looking to DJ or produce hip hop? Check out our sister site, FutureProducers.com!
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Equipment Forums

Microphones

Which mic should I buy, why can't I buy it at Radio Shack, and which way do I point it?
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Guitars and Basses

This is the place to ask questions about electric/acoustic stringed stuff, discuss which is the best, talk about playing, micing amps, etc.
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The Rack

Don't torture yourself...talk about effects boxes, compressors, patch bays, and other rack hardware.
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Drums and Percussion

Beat it here...how do you get that Led Zeppelin sound? Who is Led Zeppelin anyway? Etc.
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Keyboards and Sound Modules

Which keyboard do I buy? Which is the best? And how do I hook it up, anyway?
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MIDI Mania

Got questions, answers, tips or tricks about MIDI? Bring 'em on.
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VSTs, Simulators, Sample Packs, Plugins

NEW! Place to discuss all plugins, VSTs, gear simulators etc. Yes, this is where you should ask for 'best freeware' advice!
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Gear Reviews & Questions

Reviews about audio gear. Discussions on how to use stuff and whether they're any good.
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User Forums by Brand

Alesis Forum

Do you use ADATs, Quadraverbs, or even (shudder) the 3630 compressor? This is your forum!
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Zoom Forum

Because zoom users need a forum too.
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Akai / MPC

HR's hangout for all Akai/MPC users.
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Cakewalk / Sonar Forum

Interested in Cakewalk? Let's talk...
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Pro Tools Forum

Discussion on ProTools and all things AVID
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Steinberg / Cubase User Forum

For fans and users of Cubase software products, VST or any other Steinberg products. Resident Steinberg rep on hand to answer any Qs!
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Ableton Forum

Here it is. So post!
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Don't Fear The Reaper

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Emagic / Logic Forum

It's logical to have a forum for you too!
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Fostex Forum

The place for Fostex users to hang out, exchange tips, and otherwise have fun...
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Roland, Boss, VS Series Forum

Discuss Roland VS840, VS880, 1640, 1680, Sound Canvas, or any other Roland/Boss equipment.
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Sony Tools / Sonic Foundry

Interested in Acid, CD Architect, Sound Forge, Vegas Pro, or Stream Anywhere?
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TASCAM User Forum

TASCAM users of all kinds, gather here and swap tips and tricks! 424/488/464/whatever
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Cool Edit Pro / Adobe Audition Forum

If you like Cool Edit Pro (aka Adobe Audition), here's your hangout!
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Special Forums

Prime Time

A fun gathering place for contributing members to talk about things other than recording.
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DIY, Mods, and Homebrew

Not for beer, it's for making and hacking your own instruments and electronics and such.
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Free Ads for Music/Recording Equipment

Looking to buy or sell music or recording equipment? Private parties + Contributing members only -no dealers or SPAM. By using this forum you acknowledge that all deals are being made solely between the parties involved.
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Live Sound & Events

Discussion of live sound, live sound recording, live streaming, radio shows, HomeRec get-togethers, etc.
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