How to Record Drums Part 2

How to Record Drums

This our second installment explaining how to record drums and over the years, we’ve tried lots of different mic’s ranging from super cheap to ridiculously expensive. By far the most versatile microphone for recording drums is the Shure SM57. Not only is this dynamic mic brilliant at handling extreme transients but you can buy them …

How to Record Drums Part 1

How to Record Drums

Recording a live drummer can be lots of fun when done right. At Platinumloops, we’ve recorded many different drummers in many different locations, sometimes in challenging circumstances. There are a few things you can do to prepare for ‘on location’ recording in order to get the best results. Your two main objectives are to get …

Apple Loops for Garageband

Platinumloops now offers all of our loops in the popular Apple Loops formats known as ‘AIFF’. When you purchase any of our Loop packs you get to download a ZIP file which contains your loops in these formats. What is an Apple Loop? ‘AIFF’ – Apple Loops are an audio file format for Garageband and …

Acid Loops – Loops for Acid

You’ll find hundreds of free Acid Loops at Platinumloops. Simply check out the product info page for each of our products and then look for the table of free demo loops. The Acid Loops are in the WAV file format. Use the genre links to the right to find the sounds you like. What are …