1. Tech Tips: Bit Depth and Sample Rates

    Tech Tips: Bit Depth and Sample Rates
    [caption id="attachment_2573" align="alignright" width="300"]tascamdp03sd-02 TASCAM DP-03SD 8 Channel Multi-Track Recorder @ $279.99[/caption] Today’s audio interfaces and music creation software can work with a good selection of bit depths and sampling rates so for those who are not familiar with how they work, it can be downright confusing selecting which to use in a recording. The key device used in digital recording is called an Analog to Digital Converter – or ADC. The ADC is responsible for taking the electrical voltage of an audio line and converting it to a digital number than can be understood by a computer. By capturing a snapshot of the voltage thousands of times per second, you can get a very good recreation of the original audio signal. Continue reading →
  2. Some Of The Most Influential Rock Solos Ever

    Special Thanks to Guitar Player Magazine! The new Guitar Player Magazine just released the 'Top 40 Most Influential Rock Solos Ever'. Here's some of our favorite picks! Eddie Van Halen's "Eruption" solo from Van Halen's 1978 album, 'Van Halen', doesn't really leave much room to elaborate on after the brain melting effect it has on listeners. Metallica's "Master Of Puppets...

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