In this video post we are going to look at compressing acoustic guitar. Compression is one of the most valuable tools of any home music studio engineer. It is important to learn how and where to appropriately use it.
Compressing acoustic guitar is also a great way to add punch and balance to a simple mix. We will also cover the basic functions of every compression plug-in. These tips are applicable regardless of what recording software you use (demonstrated with Sonar X1). Please add your comments and questions to the section below.