Toronto music producer and audio engineer 5PiECE demonstrates how to properly gain stage your microphone when recording vocals.

In this video, he covers how to set your microphone preamp level, talks about equipment he uses when recording, and provides insight on what to do if an vocalist is too loud or too quiet.

This video utilizes the same template created in the “How To Create A Vocal Recording Template” tutorial.

EQUIPMENT MENTIONED IN THIS VIDEO:

Shure SM7B Microphone

Universal Audio Apollo Twin Audio Interface

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