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Learn How to Choose the Right EQ! Jul 10, 2024

How to Choose the Right EQ in Mixing: Analog vs. Digital EQ Plugins

When it comes to mixing, one of the most crucial tools in your arsenal is the equalizer (EQ). The right EQ can transform a muddy mix into a polished masterpiece, enhance the vibe of your track, and help you achieve a...

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Best EQ for Kick Drums Jun 20, 2024

In the world of music production, achieving that perfect kick drum sound is often considered a holy grail. It's the heartbeat of a track, the foundation upon which everything else is built. Yet, many aspiring producers and even some seasoned engineers often get it wrong. The key to unlocking a...

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The Best EQ Technique for Mixing May 17, 2024

Today, we’re diving into one of the most crucial and transformative techniques in the world of mixing: unmasking with EQ. If you’ve ever struggled to achieve clarity and definition in your mixes, this technique is a game-changer.

What is Unmasking?

Unmasking is an EQ technique used...

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Understanding REAL Parallel Compression Apr 26, 2024

Welcome back, music enthusiasts! Today, we're diving deep into the world of parallel compression, with a special focus on drums. If you're new here, consider subscribing to our channel for more insightful tutorials and discussions on music production. Now, let's delve into the what, why, how,...

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Sonic Sculpting Without EQ Mar 12, 2024

In the age of digital audio production, it's easy to fall into the trap of thinking that more tools equal better sound. But what if I told you that sometimes, less is more? That's right – in today's bustling world of music production, it's time to reconsider our reliance on EQ plugins.

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The Only LUNA Template You'll EVER Need! Feb 17, 2024

It's finally here!

The most requested DAW template that I designed with my unique template system workflow has now been UPDATED! That's right this LUNA mixing AND recording template is the only one you need to produce hit sounding records. 

Here is the entire walkthrough video that shows...

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Al Schmitt’s Signature Sound: Elevate Your Mixes with Multi-Band Compression Magic! Feb 17, 2024

The one thing that multi Grammy winning Audio Engineer, Al Schmitt said he uses on every single mix since he started using it in 2008, was the TUBE TECH SMC2B multiband compressor.

He is also the guy that never uses EQ on a recording or mix engineered himself. I wish more people would follow...

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How To Replace ANY PLUGIN you don't have with ones you do! Feb 17, 2024

Too many times I am asked, "what are your plugin settings for every plugin you use". This my friend, is NOT the question to ask. Because there is no answer. Specific plugin settings like EQ frequencies do not work on every piece of audio. This also applies to not having the same exact plugin...

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Music Is More Important NOW Than EVER! Feb 17, 2024

One of the biggest things that I've noticed over the last year is the quality of music in the mainstream commercial vein. Now, when I say quality I'm not referring to the actual sound quality. No, I'm talking about the song itself. The feel, the emotion, the movement, all of it. Or really, the...

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Are You Mixing Wrong? | Compress Before or After EQ Dec 21, 2023

 

The order in which processing techniques, such as compression and EQ, are applied in audio engineering can significantly impact the final mix. In this article, we will explore the importance of understanding the order of these two processing tools and its impact on the sound outcome. By...

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You Can Leave Your Hats On... Nov 14, 2023

Are you struggling to make your high hats sound natural and stand out in your drum mix? Look no further! In this post, we'll explore a cool mixing technique that can bring life into your high hats and enhance the overall drum sound. By following a simple 3-step process, you'll be able to achieve...

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How to Produce Stunning Results with the Ultimate LOGIC PRO Template! Oct 30, 2023

Are you a music producer looking to take your mixes to the next level? Look no further! In this blog post, we'll explore how you can produce stunning results with the ultimate Logic Pro template. But that's not all - we also have a walkthrough video and a downloadable template for you to try...

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Overcoming Plugin Overload: Separating Fact from Fiction Oct 23, 2023

In the world of music production, achieving professional-sounding vocals is a crucial goal for aspiring producers and engineers. However, the abundance of information available on social media platforms can lead to a occurrence known as "plugin overload." This occurs when creators become...

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How to Smooth Out Harsh Sounding Guitars with Just One Plugin Sep 26, 2023

Are your guitar tracks sounding too harsh and unpleasant? Don't worry, I have the perfect solution for you. In this post, I’ll guide you step-by-step on how to achieve the perfect guitar sound using just one plugin. You don't need any fancy equipment or extensive knowledge - all you need...

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