"Hi Earl, I am with Alex Cummings on this...I love my iMAC and Logic Pro 9 software! I tried using digital recorders and really wanted it to work, but was soon frustrated by the lack of being able to see what I was doing on that little…"
"The answer to this lies in your budget, your enthusiasm for gadgets, your tolerance for menus, your target medium, and your quality goals. You can do overdubs and 4 channel mixes with bouncing on some small pocket recorders, working very much like a…"
"Before the end of the year, I'm going to have some kind of home recording set-up.
It looks like most people in this group use their computer. Can someone recommend a stand-alone recorder for individual use (I don't envision…"
On converting WAV to MP3, Audacity is a free home recording program that works great (with the appropriate LAME plug-in, also available free). I even used Audacity to record some simple things that don't need much in the way of editing…"
"I use the Zoom H4n handheld recorder both as a recorder and an audio interface into my mac. On the mac I either use Garageband (free) or Logic Express ($199). The Zoom can do 4 channel recording and do bounces and effects on it's own, or you…"
"I would strongly suggest Pro Tools LE & an Mbox. It's easy to use, master, re-edit, add tracks, effects post, share, transfer, etc. I have taken my hard drive to a large studio that is running pro-tools and they plug in my hard drive,…"
"on the noise issue....Its best to buy a USB/Firewire audio interface. The USB devices are realy quite good, and cheap, theres even a USB powered mixer [alesis multimix 8] which i think represents a great start entry level analogue to laptop/pc…"
I just listened to the songs you have posted herthey are all beautiful bit I am particularly struck by "Hometown". I think it is a song that a lot of people can identify with I love your voice on all the songs and your guitar playing adds to the mood of the songs. I will be back to listen for more for sure!!!