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Y2K SECOND QUARTER 2000 ISSUE

MADE IN MOTORTOWN INTERNET

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VOLUME 3, ISSUE 3, 04/00       TABLE OF CONTENTS

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INFORMATION ABOUT THIS ISSUE

FROM THE EDITOR  So many opportunities for learning recording come from a 150 mile radius of of the Greater Detroit Area... Bob expains the theme of this issue.
REQ NEWS The latest plans and happenings at the Eastpointe, MI, USA headquarters of REQ.
MASTHEAD Copyright and publication information.

Visit the following hyperlinks to see how the Internet can be used for in depth study of recording techniques.

About Alexander Magazine

CURRENT ALEXANDER ISSUE

FEATURE ARTICLE

WILL THE REAL BOB DENNS PEASE STAND UP!
Interview by PT Quinn
Music and media writer PT Quinn interviews you's truly.  He thought it was important to REQ readers to know more about the man behind REQ and RID.  I admit it's interesting reading.

ARTICLE UPDATE

Y2K TRAINING IN YOUR UNDERWEAR
Based in the October, 1998 REQ Article but giving the current scene and the current resources available to people studying recording techniques on the web at no or at  very minimal cost.

NOTE: NEW CONTENT ADDED 4/21/00

Two of the other hottest training links (besides REQ & Alexander):

HOME RECORDING

THE FEZ GUYS

HOME RECORDING FEATURE

BUILDING YOUR OWN CABLES
By Ken Lanyon
Making your own cables is cheaper than buying new ones.  Ken walks you though the steps and techniques to do this.

Alexander Magazine subscribers can access two related items:

THE ELECTRONICS TOOL KIT is an 11 lesson interactive study module in electronics

HOW LIVE SOUND WORKS is a complete 5 chapter text on doing live sound mixing & setup including repairs & wiring techniques

CURRENT ALEXANDER ISSUE

HOME RECORDING REPOST

PATCHBAY BASICS   (Use Your Broweser Back Button To Return)
Patchbays- The Nerve Center Of Your Rack - By Ken Lanyon
Proper setup and use of simple patchbays can make the home stufdio experence much more rewarding & fruitful.  Learn the basics of this important subject.

HOME RECORDING

EQUIPPING YOUR STUDIO PROFESSIONALLY BUT INEXPENSIVELY
Pros often pay the least for the most professional equipment - find out one of their main tricks.

Visit the bargan listings at +proaudiomarketplace.com

MIXING TECHNIQUES

EQUALIZATION BY THE OCTAVE
A Lot of learning can be accomplished by seeing the effect of equaliztion to each of the octaves in the audio range.

After you master the frequency aspect of equalization, the next step is to master the Q Control

Alexander Magazine Article

HUMOR

10 WAYS TO KNOW YOU ARE A RECORDING ENGINEER
Last issue we posted a serious article about how the term "recording engineer" is used.   This is the non-serious side.

The serious article: Are You Really A Recording Engineer?.

MICHIGAN MISIC

FEATURED RID GRAD GETS RECORD DEAL
Is it luck?  Is it hard work and dedication?  Is it industry connections?  Read the story and answer these questions for yourself.
Read the original July 1998 interview featuring this RID graduate just after he got his first recording job by going here.

INDUSTRY INFORMATION

MAKE LOVE NOT WAR
An open letter to the music induistry about the MP3 format.
"The Fez Guys" is a site specializing in internet audio.  Check out their post called "Lawyers & Players..." Also see their contents page for many technical MP3 articles.  Go to http://www.fezguys.com/

ALEXANDER SUBSCRIBERS - READ CURRENT ISSUE

REQ REGULAR FEATURES & OTHER INFORMATION:

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Each week we post one to three tips on recording, mixing, marketing and/or production.  There is always an all-access tip, and often there are REQ Subscriber Tips or Alexander Subscriber Tips. 
All-access tips are archived and   become REQ subscriber tips after 2 weeks.

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Continuing Feature - Always Posted
Find out the roots of the Detroit recording scene and where our techniques and approaches were born.

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Our Masthead
Complete information about us and about this issue.

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