Mrfuturistic’s tips: From laptop to the charts

Everyone can have their own home studio. With little more than a laptop, monitors (speakers) and a mic, you can record your next hit in your own bedroom. As someone who has been home recording since the early 90s, technology has made it very easy for you to record on your PC. If you’re not confident about mixing, you can even send it to a high quality studio to mix.

Melbourne band The Smoke did just that. They recorded their album in their living room while struggling to hold down day jobs.

Their album however was mixed by a professional mix engineer, who did a rather excellent job. If any of you guys want to be put in touch with him then just send me an email and I will forward your Myspace details to him.

Putting together a home studio for recording is now a very simple and inexpensive process. Go to our affliate store Amazon and grab some bargains in recording equipment.

If you need help deciding what to choose, send us an email and we will help you put together your own studio and pass on some valuable tips in recording Major label records using your humble computer.