An Introduction to AVB Networking

The basic principles of AVB Networking

Balanced and Unbalanced Connections

Understanding balanced and unbalanced connections is crucial to minimizing noise in your studio or sound system.

Basic Mic Placement Tips

These simple mic-placement tips can help you get started.

Bringing the Thunder: A Closer Look at Thunderbolt 2 and 3

Is Thunderbolt 3 the next standard for audio? The answer may surprise you.

Chorus and Flange Effects and Their Parameters

Getting started with chorus and flange

Computer Recording Basics

With a few key tools and a willingness to learn, you can build and use a recording studio.

Delay and Its Parameters

Getting started with delay

Digital Audio Basics: Sample Rate and Bit Depth

A simple explanation of sample rate and bit depth, as applied to linear pulse-code modulation (PCM).

Digital Audio Connections and Synchronization

Learn how to make the right (digital) connections with this brief tutorial.

Digital Audio Latency Explained

Find out what causes digital audio latency and the ways it can be mitigated.

Getting Started with Gain Staging

Begin at the beginning. Getting the most out of your signal path.

How Do I Calibrate My Studio Monitors?

Make mixing easier by making sure your studio monitors levels match!

How Do I Choose a Studio Monitor?

Selecting the right studio monitor is a big decision, get the information you need to make it.

How do I use an EQ?

Need to know which frequency to boost or cut? Here are some quick tools.

How to Configure Your PA System

Recognize problem rooms, configure delayed satellite systems, and properly configure your PA to the room with these tips.

How to Legally Sell Recordings of a Cover Song

Here's how to legally sell recordings of cover tunes that are not in the public domain in the USA.

How To Mitigate Problematic Room Acoustics

Solving problematic room acoustics just takes a little innovation and a little know-how

How to Mix and Record Church Services—and More

Important frequently asked questions and answers to help your worship team accomplish its goals.

How to Network StudioLive Mixers for Remote Control

StudioLive Mixers offer several options for remote control. This article will get your mixer networked to your devices in no time.

How to Use an Input Delay

An input delay can solve many problems, if you know just a few tricks

How to use Dynamics Processing: Getting Started with Compressors, Gates, and more.

Learn the basics of dynamics processing—plus some suggested Compressor settings to get you started.

Meter Madness

What your level meters tell you—and what they don’t.

Mixers 101: How to pick the best mixer for you

Selecting the best mixer for your application and budget

Podcasting Principles

How to create high-quality, well produced, interesting podcasts.

Reverb and Its Parameters

Getting started with reverb

Selecting a Monitor Mixing System

Tips and tricks on picking out the best system to help you hear you.

Studio Monitor Placement

Your mix environment can make the difference between a good mix and a great one.

The Basics of Selecting the Right Loudspeaker

Loudspeaker terms, tips, and types

Troubleshooting With a Cool Head

With a cool head and a logical approach, you can identify and solve almost any audio problem.

What Connector Is This?

A Guide to the Ins and Outs in Modern Music Environments

What is a Graphic EQ?

Graphic EQs can add to the overall aesthetic of your mix, or quickly remove feedback. Find out how.

What is a Parametric EQ?

Discover the various types of Parametric EQs and how you can use each type to improve your audio.