The Art Of Working The Microphone (Or How To Record Vocals Without Compression)

Recording Revolution write:

Ask any of the all time great recording engineers what their favorite vocal chain is in the studio and you’ll likely get a list of three things: a microphone, a preamp, and a compressor.

Recording vocals through compression is a wonderful thing that I highly recommend if you have it available to you. It gives you a smoother, more even recording that is mix ready.

But what if all you have is simple audio interface in your setup and no compressor (like our humble $300 studio we’re using right now) – what is a vocalist to do??

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