The Glyn Johns Method: A Complete Guide

What picture does your mind paint when you read the words ‘professional drums recording’? Most people visualize a studio where a dozen high-tech microphones surround a drum set and adopt complicated techniques for recording. But what if I told you there’s no need for such fuss when drum “mic-recording”? Today, I’ll be sharing a simple … Read more

The Best Kick Drum Recording Techniques

There are endless ways to record your drum kick if you have enough courage. If you’re looking for the most accurate bass drum sound or want to manipulate the sound dynamics to your specific taste, you’ve come to the right place. In this article, we’ll take a look at some of the best kick drum … Read more

How to Record Drums with One Mic

Sometimes you just need to get a tune down on a multitrack, and you’ve got limited resources to do it. If you find yourself in a situation where you are severaly constrained with your gear, I’ve got a guide here for you on how to record drums with one mic.   Drum Setup You will … Read more

Recording drums with 2 mics

recording drums with 2 mics

Contrary to popular belief, drum recording with 2 mics isn’t a new concept. You probably didn’t know that most drum recordings in the music hits of the the1950s and 1960s were recorded with 2 or 4 mic systems. Even today, any decent drummer should be able to manage recording drums with 2 mic. Minimalism goes … Read more