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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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Review: Waves ADT, Automatic Double Tracking Plug-In

Can a plug-in really emulate a classic Abbey Road vocal recording technique?

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Review: Line 6 XD-V35L Digital Wireless Lav Mic System

Can this low cost wireless lav mic compete with more established brands?

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The Mixing Board in 30 Seconds

Ever felt bewildered by all of those buttons and knobs? Recording-Mix-Mastering & FOH Engineer Wes Maebe charts a way through the confusion.

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Intro to the Mixing Board

Wes explains the functions of the key controls involved in the recording process – in more than 30 seconds.

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Famous Studio Mics: Muse, Madonna & More

Have you ever wondered what top selling artists use in the studio to get their vocals sounding great?

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Review: InTune App for iPhone

Here’s a brilliantly simple game of precision hearing for singers

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Review: Tannoy Reveal 802, Studio Monitor Speakers

At this price, these speakers are hard to beat – says Chris Kennedy

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VoiceCouncil’s Guide to Buying a PA System

Answer these 7 questions to find the best live sound solution for your music – says Chris Kennedy.

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Review: LD Systems Dave 8 XS, Compact Active PA System

Is this portable speaker system loud enough for gigs?

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Review: TC Helicon VoiceSolo FX150, Stage Monitor with Vocal Effects

Could this new monitor be your perfect gigging companion?

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9 Famous Vocal Compressors

The world of vocal recording has been changed forever by these units -says Wes Maebe

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Mic Stand Nightmares

An amazing performance can be sabotaged by one element I NEVER would have suspected -says Jeannie Deva

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Review: Audio-Technica AT2020 USB Condenser Mic

Recording at home has become even easier now that this entry-level mic has added USB

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Film Review: 20 Feet From Stardom

Egos, rip-offs and industry betrayals are laid bare in the new Oscar winning documentary “20 Feet From Stardom” – says Hannah Northedge

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The Latest Mics For Vocalists

VoiceCouncil brings you a list of some of the newest microphones that were unveiled at the 2014 NAMM and Musikmesse trade shows.

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10 Ways to Rock the Recording Studio

A terrible recording session taught Michael Ferraiuolo what he most needed to know.

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Plugging in Your Mic: Dos & Dont’s

Thought plugging in your mic was simple? It kinda is. But Wes Maebe reminds us of perils we must avoid.

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ART Auto-Tune Pre, Mic PreAmp with Pitch Correction

Is Auto-Tune on your mic preamp really necessary?

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