Using Outboard EQ With Confidence

I get asked this question all the time.

“Should I use outboard EQ or compression while recording?”

My answer?

It depends.

If you’ve watched my Understanding EQ videos then you should have a solid grasp on how to use EQ plugin to make the most out of your tracks.

And if you’re confident with an EQ plugin, you should be just as confident with an outboard EQ (like the 3-band EQ on my Presonus Eureka channel strip). (more…)