Every Single Audacity Preference Explained!

In this Audacity lesson I painstakingly go through every single option in the preferences menu within audacity and give in-depth explanations and examples for each one. This is a great way to learn some of Audacity’s hidden features,… Read More

Linux DAWs, Recording Software Overview and Reviews

I’ve put together a couple videos for those of you just getting started in the world of recording on Linux. These two videos do not list everything that is available, because they’d be hours upon hours long if… Read More

Spatry discusses controlling Pulseaudio with pavucontrol

Legendary Linux YouTuber, Spatry (who has been on a hiatus lately) discusses the ins and outs of the program pavucontrol. Pavucontrol is an advance volume mixer for pulseaudio. It no longer comes by default on Ubuntu, but in… Read More

How to get Alsa MIDI devices to show up in Jack, Ardour, and Mixbus using a2jmidid

Thanks Chris McDonough for walking us through setting up a2jmidid and getting your external midi devices to play nice with Mixbus and Ardour! I’ve had this same problem in the past and was glad to see Chris made a… Read More

Building a Macintosh SE/30 Raspberry Pi Retro Computer DAW

Here’s all the links to buy everything talked about in the vid: raspberry pi 3 kit https://amzn.to/2KpQhiN behringer uca202 https://amzn.to/2HHo0CL screen https://amzn.to/2HI7Sko industrial velcro https://amzn.to/2JDX734 dremel tool https://amzn.to/2HGNZKC sabrenet usb hub https://amzn.to/2KoTAqI keyboard https://amzn.to/2HGKfg3 mouse https://amzn.to/2Ksrgno headphone cable… Read More

How To Make A Soundfont In Linux

In this tutorial, I show you how to create a Soundfont from samples of my drum set in the sf2 format on Linux using Swami. Download the Tama Imperialstar Soundfont I created here http://demonicsweaters.com/2017/10/fr… Soundfonts are a collection… Read More

AV Linux – A Debian Based Audio/Video Distribution of Linux

AV Linux is a great Linux Distribution that is targeted towards audio and video production. I used it for a while when doing some Demonic Sweaters gigs around NYC, and it was very solid and reliable. It was… Read More

Qtractor Tutoral – Recording In Qtractor for Linux

Qtractor is a DAW for linux that has good compatibility with jack and some interesting features. I made these tutorials last year, so there may be some updates since then. Either way this should be a good way… Read More

What Is Jack, Pulseaudio, And Alsa? Linux Audio Drivers Explained!

When you’re getting into Linux audio, you’ll hear a lot of talk about Alsa, Jack, and Pulseaudio. What are they? Are these all drivers? How do I use Jack? Why can’t I hear sound in Chrome when I… Read More