Outboard Equipment

Long before all the wonderful technology that is now available for music production, before computers and masses of software, audio engineers used external hardware to shape their recordings. Effects and tonal changes were all created using outboard equipment There are a different types of outboard equipment including pre-amps, eq’s, effects and compressors etc. 

Pre Amps

Preamps are typically first in the tracking signal chain because they amplify low mic and instrument levels