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5 Things Every Singer Should Know About Monitors

Get your monitoring right and make sure you can hear yourself on stage -says Chris Kennedy

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Review: RealTraps Portable Vocal Booth

Have you ever wanted your own vocal recording booth at home but haven’t got the space? This product could be the answer.

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Review: JZ Microphones Vintage 11, Large‑diaphragm Condenser Microphone

If you like your music to have a warm and natural sound, then this microphone could be perfect for you.

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Review: TC-Helicon Ditto Mic Looper

Looking for a quick and easy way to experiment and perform with vocal looping? This could be the perfect solution.

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How and Why to Share Your Song Stems

“Collaborating and music sharing has brought me musical and creative benefits that are unparalleled.” – says IAMEVE

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5 Reasons Why Singers Become Addicted to Looping

Live looping has been around for a long time but has only recently become well known enough to be considered mainstream.

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Studio Mic Technique from the Man who Recorded Michael Jackson

The legendary recordist Bruce Swedien imparts vital insights to today’s singers.

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The Latest Gear For Vocalists: Winter NAMM 2015 – Part 2

From mics to PAs – here’s a quick overview of products that will soon be hitting the shops.

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How to Hook up Your Vocal Effects

Craig Fraser goes over the basics of hooking up your vocal processor for a live gig in this final episode of Live Sound for Singers.

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The Latest Gear For Singers: Winter NAMM 2015 – Part 1

Here are the highlights for singers from this years winter NAMM show in California.

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Live Sound for Singers – Bringing Vocal Effects to Your Gig

It’s possible for you to bring your own vocal effects, no longer solely relying on the sound technician at your gig -says Craig Fraser.

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NEW Mobile Music Page for Singers

We’ve just created a new place – dedicating to creating, sharing and rehearsing music on the move.

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Live Sound for Singers – Gain is Not Volume

Craig Fraser introduces the relationship between the mic’s signal and the mixing desk in this series on the basics of live sound.

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Live Sound for Singers – Getting Heard

This new series introduces some basics of live sound to singers setting up their gear for the first time.

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Review: Antares Auto-Tune EFX 3, Pitch Correction Effect Plug-In

A budget friendly way to create a classic Auto-Tune vocal effect.

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Review: Alesis MicLink Wireless, Wireless Microphone Adaptor

Need a device that turns your dynamic mic wireless?

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Review: Rode NT USB, USB Condenser Microphone

Are you looking for an easy way to record you vocals at home?

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The Man who Recorded “Thriller” Speaks to Singers

Bruce Swedien is a living audio legend. Now he reveals his tips on mics, effects and unleashing a memorable performance.

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5 Reverbs Every Singer Should Know

Get to know these different reverb types that are commonly added to vocals

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Review: Digital Reference DRV200, Live Vocal Microphone

This mic has an impressive sound for its price tag – says Chris Kennedy

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Review: TC-Helicon’s Play Acoustic

Is this the perfect effects unit for singers who perform with acoustic guitar?

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The Holy Grail of Vocal Recording Gear

If you have the ‘itch’ to upgrade your recording gear , you’ll find it scratched by some great equipment –says Darrell Smith

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Review: RØDE NT1, Studio Condenser Microphone

Can this new studio mic offer top performance with a low price tag?

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Review: Digital Reference DRV100 Live Vocal Microphone

Are you looking for a mic to get your started on the gig scene?

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Review: Electro-Voice Cobalt 9, Live Dynamic Microphone

Can this low-cost mic stand up to the competition?

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The Latest Gear For Singers: Summer NAMM 2014

VoiceCouncil brings you some of the highlights from this years summer NAMM show in Nashville

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Review: AKG C5, Live Vocal Condenser Microphone

Can this condenser vocal microphone help your voice cut through the mix?

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Looping & Singing Rehearsal – An Intro

Looping is possibly the most important rehearsal tool for EVERY singer. The folks from the Ultimate Guide to Singing show how to use it at home.

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5 Audio Cables Every Singer Should Know

Don’t ever get tripped up on cable types again! -says Chris Kennedy

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Review: Tannoy Reveal 502 Studio Monitor

These monitors are a great option for your home studio -says Chris Kennedy

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