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Old 09-15-2019, 08:42 AM
simon.a.billington simon.a.billington is offline
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Default Re: a plugin to check your mix in mono

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Originally Posted by JFreak View Post
Back in 80's we used to solder L+R together in Y-cable when we used subs (for mono). Then added coil and capacitor between amp and speaker (for lowpass filter). I bet this is mostly lost art nowadays...
In the 80s I was a teenager sneaking into my sister’s room and borrowing her cassette deck and I was connecting that plus my little keyboard to the stereo on the lounge room. Basically I came up with this way of layering multiple parts to make a recording.

In later years I found out this is how it all started way back when and it was commonly called “sound on sound” recording.

Man self discovery rocks.


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Originally Posted by JFreak View Post
Best if your monitor controller just had the mono button
Yeah, not many of have the luxury of one of those, though.
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