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Mastering: How to make a song louder in mastering - and the price you pay

Making a Heavy NI Massive Sub Bass

Get ready for sneak peek preview of another soon-to-be-released sound in the next NI Massive preset collection coming later this week. This tutorial …

Music Production

Mixing the Hip-Hop song "Wash Wash" in Logic: Trailer

Article: Avoid the 7 Deadly Sins of Mixing

<i>Improve your mixes by avoiding these seven mixing taboos</i><p><i>By Craig Anderton</i><p>If you listen to a lot of mixes coming out of home and project studios, …

Music Production

Stupid Mixing “Tricks”

Everyone’s always looking for mixing <i>tricks</i>. The problem is most of the <i>tricks</i> are really just techniques that lose their <i>trick</i> flair once you start …

Music Production

Getting Louder Mixes (Harmonic Distortion) - ModernMixing.com

Introducing The Mixing Engineer's Handbook 3rd Edition

I'm pleased to announce the release of the third edition of the best selling book on mixing ever (I'm proud to say) - <b>The Mixing Engineer's …

How to Enhance Drums with Parallel Distortion

Matthew Weiss recently wrote an article called 7 Advanced Mixing Techniques That Can Get You in Trouble.<p>There was some confusion over the first tip …


Compressing Drums - Attack

Understanding Gates Control

Gates are known to be the second most common dynamic range processor in mixing after compressors.<p>Image by http://www.adt-audio.com/<p>Gates are also …

Music Production

Vocal Widening Technique - TheRecordingRevolution.com

Voice Processing – Extreme EQ

Typical EQ discussions look at frequency cuts and boosts intended to bring out desired qualities in the voice. But sometimes there are obnoxious …

7 crucial EQ bands to help balance your mix

I was taught these EQ “rules of thumb” when I first started out as a trainee, to help learn the art of mixing – each EQ band influences different …

Music Production

How to Get That Analog Tape Sound Using UAudio's Studer 800

Ah, the good old sound of analog tape. Many adjectives have been used to describe its character – warm, punchy, fat, airy, thick and so on. But those …

Music Production