Category Archives for #ASKJV Podcast

Committing: The way to better recordings, better mixes and a career in audio

Lack of commitment is a big problem for up-and-coming engineers today. I challenge you to find little ways of committing more with the projects you’re working on right now. Using one mic on an amp instead of 3? Bouncing your drum samples down to audio early in the mix? Finally sending that mix to the […]

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#ASKJV 38: Everything Guitars Special

In This Episode 1 – Varying tones for rythms & leads and other ways to achieve differences in tone. 2 – Manually gating guitars and the correct way to do them. 3 – Handing off your DI’s and what to provide to another engineer. 4 – Recording in small chunks and why this is necessary to achieve that “polished” sound. […]

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#ASKJV 37: Unusable Guitar Tracks, Reamping Bass & Mastering Tips/Tricks…

1 – Unusable guitar tracks and what to do about them. 2 – Reamping bass using a sans amp pedal. 3 – Mastering tricks during the mixing phase. This show runs on your questions! Submit your question here. SUBSCRIBE ON iTUNES

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#ASKJV 36: Freelancing, Real Amps VS. Sims & Secret To Tom Processing

  1 – Freelance Engineering 2 – Real Amps VS. Sims and what their future looks like. 3 – Tom Mixing track that will eliminate your need for samples. This show runs on your questions! Submit your question here. SUBSCRIBE ON iTUNES

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#ASKJV 35: Reamping, Consistency, Mix Bus & Phase vs. Polarity

1 – Reamping 2 – Consistency 3 – Mix Bus 4 – Phase vs. Polarity This show runs on your questions! Submit your question here. SUBSCRIBE ON iTUNES

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#ASKJV: Special Guest: Eyal Levi (Monuments, Demon Hunter, August Burns Red)

This week we have a special by the name of Eyal Levi (Monuments, Demon Hunter, August Burns Red). You probably already know him from bands hes worked with or as one of the co-founders over at Unstoppable Recording Machine. He was kind enough to take some time out of his busy schedule and answer some […]

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#ASKJV 34 – Guitar Tone, Clipping & Switching Drum Samples

In This Episode: 1 – Dialing in guitar tone 2 – Clipping your mix 3 – Changing drum samples on an album This show runs on your questions! Submit your question here. SUBSCRIBE ON iTUNES

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#ASKJV 33: Producer/Musicians, Handling Revisions, Over Editing?

In This Episode: 1 – Producer/Musician 2 – Handling Problem Clients 3 – Over Editing This show runs on your questions! Submit your question here. SUBSCRIBE ON iTUNES

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#ASKJV 32: Comping Takes, Stacking Guitars, No Bass Player & More

In This Episode: 1 – Mixing in mono 2 – No bass player?! 3 – Comping Takes 4 – Stacking Guitars This show runs on your questions! Submit your question here. SUBSCRIBE ON iTUNES

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#ASKJV: 31 – Learning Your Room, Guitar Tones, Receiving Files & A Question For You Guys

In This Episode: 1 – Learning your rooms EQ curve 2 – Dialing in great guitar tones 3 – Receiving files to mix 4 – Can you help this viewer out? This show runs on your questions! Submit your question here. SUBSCRIBE ON iTUNES

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