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  1. First recording results (living room)

    REW Forum
    Hi, Since this is my first measurement with REW I would like to take the opportunity to discuss the outcome. att. are a picture of my living room, and the test results. I use a beginners set-up with a basic SPL meter voor calibrating. ECM8000 from behringer with .cal file provided by...
  2. Sweep recording Audacity

    REW Forum
    I was just testing some recordings in REW (Latest Version) In one of the recordings i record the sweep to Audacity. My test signal is around the -3dB FS but audacity recording is much lower. around the -18 dB FS. I use a macbook (2008 late) with OSX 8.5 and as internal audio pipe i use...
  3. Analyzing recording quality in Audacity

    CD-BD-DVD Music | Vinyl Records
    With all the talk about how many modern recordings are very poor in regards to dynamics, distortion, and clipping; can anyone walk me through how to analyze the quality of a recording using Audacity? Are there any good tutorials you have saved?
  4. Home Recording Studio

    I am trying to set up a home recording studio. Any suggestions would be very appreciated.
  5. Audio recording with REW through calibrated microphone?

    REW Forum
    Is there any way to record short audio files with REW? I am especially interested in this feature, because I don't know which other recording-software would support calibration files for the used microphones. I currently have a UMIK-1 and would like to use this to record short audio clips (up...
  6. Calibrating my home recording studio

    REW Forum
    Dear hometheatershack community, I'm a home recording musician from Germany and got the following equipment for mixing: Notebook: Asus X52DE Power Amplifier: Sony TA-F470 Speakers: JBL Control 5 I usually use the un-eq-ed output from my notebook, plug it into the AUX IN from the power amp and...
  7. SPL recording

    New Member Introductions
    Hi All I'm new to the forums, and seeking advice for recording SPL software. I work for a church and they're looking at recording the SPL for all services, just in case someone complains of the noise level. We already have a Presonus Audio Box USB and microphone, we just need software that...
  8. Help. Using REW to set up recording studio.

    REW Forum
    Hi, I'm new and trying to get my 5 postings up. I am setting up a small one room recording studio which I intend to hire to the public. I was a recording engineer and musician during the 80's and early 90's, am doing it again as "retirement project" and for some nostalgia I guess. Trying to...
  9. Hello, I'm a Recording Musician

    REW Forum
    Hello, I am a musician. I'm interested in improving my home theater system. As well, I am interested in the "Room EQ Wizard," that is offered on this site. I want to check and adjust the room acoustics in the room that we record our band. I do not have the recommended microphone on this site...
  10. Home recording musician here to improve my room(s)

    New Member Introductions
    If memory serves, I believe I found my way here by way of a recommendation on the Home Theater Geeks Podcast where they talked about the Room EQ Wizard software. My primary interest is in improving the quality of my basement recording studio where I record and mix my own music and that of other...
  11. Baseline measurements from my home recording studio control room

    Home Audio Acoustics
    I joined this forum after deciding to get some measuring equipment and software in order to make my home recording studio control room a more ideal monitoring situation. I spent the last 6 months or so mixing a solo album and found it very difficult in terms of having the mixes translate nicely...
  12. PS4 recording doesn’t require PS Plus subscription

    Video Game Systems | Video Games
    PS4 recording doesn’t require PS Plus subscription PlayStation 4 game recording and streaming do not require a PS Plus subscription, as confirmed by Sony’s president of worldwide studios Shuhei Yoshida. It follows confirmation that Xbox One’s DVR features will require an...
  13. Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 2 In/2 Out USB Recording Audio Interface

    REW Forum
    Hi John:) Would you recommemend the Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 2 In/2 Out USB Recording Audio Interface for my first steps using REW with the eventual aim of building a 600 litre sonosub with Aurasound NSF18 driver please? I am basing my selection purely on Amazon customer reviews some of which can...
  14. Amp choice for a DAW recording setup?

    Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    I recently bought a digital piano that I'm turning into a MIDI digital audio workstation. I've attached a Mac Mini with a MIDI cable, mounted an LCD monitor so it's in front of you when you play, and attached a wireless mouse and keyboard. I have a pair of Optimus PRO-X44AVs (formerly called...
  15. Recording and Mixing an Orchestra for Separation and a Cohesive Soundstage

    Pro Audio
    While listening to a recording of Beethoven's Seventh Symphony a while ago, on headphones, I realized that the soundstage seemed chopped in two. I listened with different headphones and checked settings on my music server to make sure nothing was wrong there. I finally brought up Voxengo's SPAN...
  16. only LEFT channel recording - right channel quiet!!!

    REW Forum
    Hi folks, I have a problem and not the slightest clue about it::help::dontknow: I'm trying to generate seperate SPL curves for the left and right channel, using a Windows-8-Laptop, an M-Audio FastTrack USB-Soundcard through ASIO, a Superlux ESM999 Mic, fullrange stereo-amp+speakers and REW...
  17. Live Music Recording Guy

    New Member Introductions
    Hello all! Recently found a video demonstrating the REW application, and promptly found this site and registered! I'm an audio engineer in St. Louis, MO. My niche is live multi-track recording. I also have a background in construction, as well as manufacturing/fabrication. Just getting started...
  18. MCS Recording Studio.. Australia

    Home Audio Acoustics
    Hi Everyone :wave: My name is Mike and I have a small new studio in Melbourne Australia. The control room measures approx 11ft wide 15ft long and 8ft high. It was designed by the guys from John Sayers Australia using the inside outside wall design. This wall design is where the acoustic sound...
  19. MCS Recording Studio Australia

    New Member Introductions
    Hi Everyone :wave: My name is Mike and I have a small new studio in Melbourne Australia. The control room measures approx 11ft wide 15ft long and 8ft high. It was designed by the guys from John Sayers Australia using the inside outside wall design. This wall design is where the acoustic...
  20. New live music recording enthusiast

    New Member Introductions
    New to the hobby of home recording (live music) Looking for some overlapping information here on Home Theater Shack for room treatments, etc. My live music recording gear: Tascam US-800 audio interface Cubase LE5 mixing software Sterling Audio ST-55 condenser mic x 1 Sterling Audio ST-31...