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Home Recording Studio: Build It Like the Pros, Second Edition by Rod Gervais

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Chapter 1. Getting Started

So...you want to build a home recording studio? Well, join the club.

Due to the recent advances in technology in the field of electronics, building a home recording studio is now more of a reality than it was 15 years ago. For example, 15 years ago, setting up a home studio to record 24 tracks at once would have been unthinkable for most people. The cost of the gear alone would have made it almost impossible to do, unless someone had some serious money to burn for a hobby. Today, though, the unthinkable has become the affordable.

A Variety of Equipment Options

Just look at current gear costs for a moment. For an investment of about 6,000 U.S. dollars, you can have a 24-track board designed by Malcolm Toft of Toft Audio ...

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