I’m sure that you’ve been thinking over and over what is the best for setting up your new home studio, you’ve been searching all around internet (e-shops, manufactures websites etc) , you visit forums to read the suggestions from other home studio owners and I’m sure that you get to the point that you’re so confused and you don’t know where to start from , what you should buy! You have also your budget for your home studio gear but still it’s too much!
You don’t need that much! All you need is a simple , humble home studio to record, edit and mix your songs and your music. I give you my tips and some suggestions that you may find them very helpful and inexpensive because you can set up your new home studio for under €400. Yes ,you heard me! Think about it for a while! You’ve been searching so long and checking for hardware that cost hundreds of euros or even thousands of euros , you’ve been searching for softwares that you don’t really know what are all these about , but you get so excited just looking at them.You want to buy everything! HomeStudioProject is here to promote and support simplicity for creativity . I will never have a review of a €1000 mic preamp.No, I’m never going to do that!We ‘re going to work with the most simple and inexpensive tools that we can find on the market.We don’t get good sounding recordings if we get expensive software or hardware but good performances give us better results!
For setting up your home studio ,you only need five components that are the key for your success. These are :Computer ,DAW , Audio interface , microphone, headphones.That’s it! After these I will mention some peripherals (mic stand, mic cables ) that are necessary and handful for your home studio set up without going over our budget!
Let’s get started! First of all the computer. I think that you already own a computer.It doesn’t matter if it’s desktop, laptop , Mac or P/C. All you have to do if it isn’t new, is to upgrade your computer’s RAM so you can work faster and easier.You must be at least 2GB and more so you can start without having any problems.