Learning How to Record Taiko Drums for Pop Music
Are you an engineer that wants to record taiko drums? Are you a taiko drummer interested in collaborating with artists from other genres? Or are you just a taiko nerd like me? In this blog series, I’d like to share what I learned about recording taiko drums in a pop music context.
Save Some Time – Summaries On How to Record Taiko at the Bottom
I wrote blog posts for each taiko drum cover. In each article, I analyze what went wrong in the previous recording, and try to address it. I did this for the performing, recording, and mixing process. If you don’t want to read the full articles, you can scroll to the bottom of this page. I posted a short summary of what I learned next to each video.
Want to Record Taiko? Hey There Fellow Taiko Nerd, Let’s Talk 😀
The fact that you’re reading this means you and I are both taiko nerds. You want to record taiko drums, and you probably play taiko too. You, me and 0.0000001% of the global population share the same interest. Certainly, we should get together and have coffee. Or, if you’re in LA, please drop by my studio.