Epic Rap Battles of History – Steven Spielberg vs. Alfred Hitchcock

ERB release their mid-season finale rap battle. This time it’s a director battle between Steven Spielberg, Alfred Hitchcock, Quentin Tarantino, Stanley Kubrick and Michael Bay. On their second channel ERB2, they released three videos showing…

Music Production – Home Studios

Recording Revolution on YouTube does a great video on this topic. He goes through the key components, Computers, DAWs, Audio Interface, Microphones and Monitors into great detail from start to finish. He explains how it…

Music Production – Microphone Suggestions

When starting on building your home studio, microphone choice and variation can be very daunting. It can be hard to know what microphone to choose that will suite your needs. Obviously it varies depending on…

Music Production – Mixing Desks

When it comes to mixing desk’s, whether recording at home or in a studio, they all do the same thing. A mixing desks sole purpose is to take analog signals from microphones and instruments, and…

Best Headphones for Recording

Here at RouteNote we are always looking at new technology that can help artists fulfill their potential. Here is our selection for the best headphones for recording in 2013. Sennheiser HD 280 PRO The Sennheiser…

Stephen Malkmus and Beck Have Been Recording Together

It has been reported that Stephen Malkmus was in the recording studio with Beck earlier this year. According to Pitchfork, it goes like this: Originally mentioned in a Mojo article and confirmed by Matador, Malkmus…

Abbey Road Not For Sale After All

Smoke without fire, storms in teacups and cries of “Wolf” abound; despite all the discussion of and online about the potential sale of Abbey Road studios to try and help ease EMI’s cash crisis (yes,…

Get Slash To Play On Your Next Record

In a competition that opened on the 1st, Guitar Center is offering the chance to have Guns n’ Roses Slash write, record and perform on a 3 track EP with you. The prize is more…

Edirol UA4FX With COSM Clearance Deal

The Eridol USB Audio/Midi interface. Reasonably priced at £89.99, the UA4FX it come with 24 bit as standard and a 96KHZ record/playback. Built in effects a versatile amount of inputs and outputs and offers the…

Qtrax Signs Sony BMG To Their Ad Supported Service

Qtrax has released a press release this morning stating that they have finally signed Sony BMG to their catalogue. Qtrax is a legal P2P downloading service. In January 2008, Qtrax was overeager to announce it’s…