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Podcasting with GarageBand 3: Headphones, Mics, and Recording Vocals

In Part 4 of our excerpts of Lynda.com's Garageband series, trainer Scott Bourne covers headphones and using a mic

The hottest new way to listen to audio--podcasting--meets GarageBand 3, the ingenious Apple software most noted for its music-making capabilities. In Podcasting with GarageBand 3, Scott Bourne takes you step by step through optimizing GarageBand 3 for podcasting, working with track settings for professional-sounding audio, and choosing the best hardware for recording music or vocals.

He also covers techniques for recording voice versus music, how to add background loops to the recording's timeline, the best ways to publish your podcast, and more. Exercise files accompany the training videos, allowing you to follow along and learn at your own pace.

Scott gives some advice about microphone position and usage. Good practice with a microphone is the way to go if you want your podcast to sound it's best.

 


Using a Microphone

Using a Microphone

Up Next: Recording vocals

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Scott Bourne is the publisher of poddcastingtricks.com and the owner of Bourne Media Group. He is widely recognized as a leader in the digital audio field, having pioneered the use of streaming media on the Internet as the founder of Netradio, the world's first Internet radio network. Scott was the co-host and producer of InfoBahn News, one of the first Internet radio news programs in North America. He also produced LifeOnline Radio, a nationally-syndicated weekly radio program about the Internet.
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