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Analogue Warmth

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Analogue warmth seems to be the Holy Grail in these digital days. But what is it, why does it hold such appeal, and how can you use it to enhance your recordings?
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Analog warmth refers to the character given to a recording when using analog processing and  equipment, this is due to saturation and harmonic distortion. This "warmth" makes recordings more vivid and full of sonic character.

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Christopher Barber's curator insight, May 16, 2015 10:36 AM

This article describes the warmth of an analog console.

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Digital vs. Analog – Recording | Unne Liljeblad - Mix Engineer

Digital vs. Analog - Recording When it comes to the recording process, analog gear will stay with us for a very long time. Even USB microphones have...
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Due to technological advances, digital recording has come a long way since its earliest developments. AD conversion has become spot on and digital recording is a lot cheaper that recording to analog tape.

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Robbie Parker's curator insight, September 13, 2015 3:46 PM

This Article compares pros and cons of each once again this time based mostly on the authors experiences with each. It also dives into a little bit of the history of each method and explains how each method has evolved or changed.

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Digital vs. analog audio: Which sounds better? - CNET

Digital vs. analog audio: Which sounds better? - CNET | Digital vs. Analog | Scoop.it
Even among audiophiles there's no consensus as to whether analog or digital sounds better.
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Its really comes down to personal taste, but their is a unique color and sound that comes from analog that is what many engineers love about it.

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Christopher Barber's curator insight, May 16, 2015 10:39 AM

This an article on digital vs analog sounds

Robbie Parker's curator insight, September 13, 2015 3:36 PM

the article touches base with the final product with each analog and digital the differences in quality in  sound and what each lacks in terms of final product. 

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Fractal Axe-FX II Preamp FX Processor Review

Fractal Axe-FX II Preamp FX Processor Review | Digital vs. Analog | Scoop.it
“This thing is the greatest invention ever for electric guitarists,” Dweezil Zappa told Premier Guitar at last year’s LA Amp Show as he gushed over Fractal Audio’s new Axe-Fx
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Digital guitar processors like the Axe Fx II have become an essential component to many studios due to the ease to dial in a great tone without the need to mic up an amp and go through that whole engineering process. The Axe Fx II allows guitarist and producers to track high quality sounding tones straight in the box.

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Christopher Barber's curator insight, May 16, 2015 10:39 AM

This is a picture of a piece of analog hardware.

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Analog Tape vs Digital Recording: Which sounds better? | recording hacks

Analog Tape vs Digital Recording: Which sounds better? | recording hacks | Digital vs. Analog | Scoop.it
Los Angeles based engineer and producer Adam Kagan compares tape to digital! Does analog really sound better?
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There are certain instruments that truly benefit from analog color but digital provides more clarity to the tracks. It depends on the sound you are looking for.

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Christopher Barber's curator insight, May 16, 2015 10:38 AM

This article describes analog tape recording vs digital analog workspaces such as protools.