By Tim Pedersen. I’ve spent a great deal of time in the studio on both sides of the glass. I’ve recorded hundreds of songs as a drummer and I’ve recorded at least a hundred drummers as an engineer. In that time I’ve found a simple set of exercises that have a huge effect on the […]
by Tim Pedersen The world of music changes rapidly. Because of this, we see the previously defined roles that musician’s play morphing into many different roles. Musicians today often have to wear an assortment of “hats” in order to have a successful career. Recording expertise, on both sides of the glass, has become mandatory with […]
By Tim Pedersen Musicians are an interesting ilk. We spend a lifetime developing skills that are often taken for granted and, lately, financially unrewarded. However, the passion for music pushes us forward to continue the quest for improved musicality and understanding. It’s a passion seldom seen in other endeavors. In my first article for FullOnDrums […]
“Good Vibrations” Debuts! In his new column, “Good Vibrations”, Charlie is going to show us how he works with drummers to get a great sound in the studio. Called “Good Vibrations”, the new column is designed to give you a quick look at how you go for a particular sound to fit a session […]
Record Awesome Sounding Drums! FullOnDrums’ very own Charlie Waymire has released a FREE eBook titled “4 Twists On Minimal Drum Miking”. With this eBook you’ll learn 4 different minimal miking techniques that will teach you how to get great sounds with minimal microphones and gear.
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Charlie demonstrates the Mid-Side stereo micing technique.
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Kurt test drives the Gretsch Brooklyn kit from Episode 21.
Charlie is back behind a Gretsch Brooklyn series kit using the Massenberg overhead technique to get a great sound with just $400 worth of mics!
Charlie demonstrates some great mics from Audio Technica in a variety of setups.
Charlie demonstrates how to use different polar patterns to get the most from your microphones.
In part 3 producer-mixer Ronan Chris Murphy (King Crimson, Nels Cline, Steve Morse) talks about drum editing, click tracks, working to the grid, and his recording boot camp.
how to get my ex girlfriend back Cymbal week kicks off with everything you need to know about hi hats in five minutes!
Charlie’s back behind his house kit to demo the Golden Age Project PRE-73 , EQ-73 Vintage 1073 Style EQ, and COMP-54 Compressor.
Using his house kit and a Glynn Johns setup, Charlie demonstrates four different sets of mic preamps. The Millennia HV-3D, The Golden Age Project Pre-73 Deluxe, The API 212, and a Behringer Eurodesk.
how to get ex boyfriend back This week Charlie demonstrates a plethora of lo-fi micing techniques.
Charlie takes last week’s room sound and demonstrates some techniques to get the most out of your room mics in the mix.
In this episode Charlie demonstrates some of the popular coincident micing techniques to capture a full, focused room sound.