Tracking Tips February 23, 2022

Tracking Tips: How to Record Vocals and Acoustic Guitar At The Same Time

When recording vocals and acoustic guitars, many engineers opt to track the sources separately, allowing for independent control. However, with the right artist and song, recording vocals and guitar simultaneously is often the best approach, because you can capture a single, special performance in one go, rather than stitching together two separate ones. In this video, Chris Mara from Welcome to 1979 in Nashville, TN, describes the latter method with singer / songwriter Kenton Bryant. Hear the full track: