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Homerecording for guitarists basics

You can make your own recordings with guitars, drums, bass and synths. Here's what you need:

  • COMPUTER
  • AUDIO INTERFACE (LINK BETWEEN THE COMPUTER AND YOUR INSTRUMENTS)
  • DAW (MUSIC PRODUCTION SOFTWARE)
  • GUITAR TONE (AMP/EFFECTS PROCESSOR/SOFTWARE)
  • SOFTWARE INSTRUMENTS (DRUMS, SYNTHS, SYMPHONIC, BASS)

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DAW software lets you record and produce music. Reaper is a good starting point and for many it's also the end of the road. Try out GarageBand if you have a Mac. There's a chance that you'll get a DAW bundled with an audio interface. Here's a list of some DAWs:

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Cockos Reaper 4.7 (left) and Cubase Artist 7 (right)

There are all kinds of software instruments with drums being the most popular among guitarists:

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Toontrack EZdrummer (left) and Steven Slate Drums 4 (right)

Of course you can record your amp or effects processor but there are also lots of software amp simulators. Here are just a few:

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Overloud TH2 (left) and Native Instruments Guitar Rig 4 (right)

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Some audio interfaces

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