Editing Audiobooks and Podcasts Efficiently on Cubase and Nuendo

The job of an audio editor is not easy. Editing an endless amount of recorded voice can seem like a daunting task, sometimes. So it is important to make the process as efficient as possible. Remember, small inefficiencies add up, over time. I’ve written this blog to teach the inexperienced audio editor ways to reduce…

Helicopter Story – Bill Burr

Any Bill Burr fans out there? Bill Burr is one of my favourite comedians and one of the first things I noticed about him is how much he exploits sound for comedic purposes, with one of his most iconic moves being getting away from the microphone and yelling stuff. It’s pretty funny. One of the…

Selling sound effects through Audiojungle: Worth it?

I really enjoy recording and creating sound effects. And it would really be awesome if I could find a way to monetize and earn some passive income from that passion of mine. One way to, theoretically, accomplish this is through stock websites such as Audiojungle. So I decided to give it a try and now,…

The Shure SRH headband sucks: here’s the best way to fix it.

Shure SRH headphones sound pretty good. But everyone knows their headbands suck! The plastic adjustment band is fragile, breaking within a few years of use. And repairing them with an official authorized dealer costs about 100 dollars…. Luckly, we can get you a better solution. You can get this headband in AliExpress for 15€ (not…

Sound Analysis of “Respect The Cock Tame The Cunt Scene” from Magnolia

This scene from Magnolia is great and has a genius bit of sound mixing. Tom Cruise’s character is making a grandiose entrance to the sound of Richard Strauss’ “Also Sprach Zarathustra”. The music plays one final glorious chord. Then, just a few seconds shy from its natural ending, the music is cut off abruptly into…

How to Record your Podcast under 100$

Alright, you’re starting your own Podcast and that’s awesome. You need to choose some recording gear and we believe that good content should be delivered with the best audio quality possible. Last time we saw how you can start a podcast with a $55 budget. If you have a little more money to spend, your…

How to Record your Podcast under 55$

So… you’re starting your Podcast and want to know how to get a decent audio recording without breaking the bank. Let’s see what you can get with a 55 $ budget. 1. A Podcast Microphone It is hard to get stellar audio quality with a microphone under 50 dollars. But still – even under 50 dollars…

How to Improve Your Audio Quality (for Podcasts & Audiobooks)

Audio content can be divided into four categories: Category 1: Bad Content + Bad Audio Quality; Category 2: Bad Content + Good Audio Quality; Category 3: Good Content + Bad Audio Quality; Category 4: Good Content + Good Audio Quality; You’ve worked hard to create good content. But good content deserves good audio quality.So here’s…