37: Strategies for Recording Multiple Sources Simultaneously

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There are many ways to get a multi-track recording. You can build your song part by part to get the cleanest and tightest possible recordings but is this ALWAYS the best approach? Spoiler alert: it’s not! 

In this episode you will learn:

  • Pros and cons of different multi-tracking techniques (3 techniques are covered)
  • How to get complex recordings with minimal interface inputs
  • Strategies for maintaining a live feel or organic rhythmic performance while still allowing for over-dubbing flexibility
  • The two main high-level strategies for capturing multiple acoustic sources simultaneously
  • Microphone selection considerations for a multi-source, mult-mic setup
  • Key considerations for effective monitoring during tracking – including some handy hacks on a budget
  • A would-be hack that seems clever but is actually not
  • And more!

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