Monthly Archives - November 2016

How to use compression for live vocals

Compression in the studio is an incredibly useful - if often overused - tool. But it has significant benefits on the road, too. Despite this, a compressor is often the one thing missing from a band’s toolbox; they’re all too easily dismissed as an unnecessary expense and one that requires far too much time and attention in order to fully benefit from. In reality, compression is the glue that holds any mix together, be it live or recorded within the confines [...]