This is quite old (2010 material) but is one of the simplest entry-level videos I’ve found on how to record audio in a home or small studio. If you’re a rank noob these are great videos that simplify difficult concepts easily.
It’s by Home Recording Studio and it covers:
It covers the aspects of getting started with audio, and helps you choose a good recording location as well as what to do before you get started. No recording experience is necessary, this video is for beginners.
It covers the equipment you need for recording audio.
It covers the setting up your equipment.
It covers the recording process for multi-track and single track recording.
It covers the aspects of mixing and editing, we cover audcacity functionality extensively.
For this episode I have interviewed a professional mastering engineer to gain some special insight into the process of mastering.
We discuss why you should take your work to a mastering studio and the benefits of professional mastering.