5-Min UAD Tips: Helios Type 69 Preamp and EQ
From must-own albums by Led Zeppelin, Jimi Hendrix, and Pink Floyd, to Bob Marley and the Wailers, David Bowie, Black Sabbath, and more, the Helios Type 69 console delivered fat, unmistakable attitude, with punchy midrange and an assertive growl.
In this video, Universal Audio's Ben Lindell shows you how to harness this iconic British tone shaper at the center of hundreds of iconic albums from rock’s “Golden Age,” and how to shape drums using its colorful inductor-based three-band EQ and uniquely voiced low-frequency boost and cut filters.
Watch the full UAD 5-Minute Tip video and learn how the Helios Type 69 Preamp & EQ plug-in can transform your recordings into something legendary.
— Darrin Fox
Learn How to Mic Acoustic Guitars with Jacquire King
In this exhaustive UAD Tones & Techniques video, Grammy-winning producer Jacquire King (Tom Waits, Kings of Leon) shows you how he records acoustic guitars.
Behind the Scenes — Apollo Artist Sessions Vol. XIV
Go behind the scenes with Fab Dupont as he records Colombian superstars Monsieur Periné on a remote Caribbean island using Apollo X interfaces and UAD plug-ins.
Fab Dupont on Capturing Island Vibes with Monsieur Periné
Producer/engineer Fab Dupont (Jenifer Lopez, David Crosby) details his Apollo Artist Session with Monsieur Periné on the remote island of Providencia, Colombia, and how he used Apollo X and Twin interfaces for album quality results.