Automatic Equalizer Explored (Is this the Future of EQ?)

Automatic Equalizer Explored

EQ can be a complex and time-consuming process, particularly when dealing with multiple tracks or complex audio signals. Enter the automatic EQ.Today we will delve into the world of automatic equalizers, exploring their benefits, drawbacks, and different types available on the market. Can this take your mixing game to the next level?Exploring Automatic Equalizer Plugins … Read more

17 Best Mixing Tips For Beginners (Make Your Tracks Sound Pro)

Best Mixing Tips For Beginners

Audio engineering can be a complex and intimidating process, but with the right guidance and practice, anyone can learn how to mix like a pro. I’ve gathered 17 of the best mixing tips for beginners that will help you navigate the world of audio with confidence. You could be working with vocals, drums, or guitars; … Read more

Plate Reverb Explained (Unlock the Secrets)

Plate Reverb Explained

In today’s blog post, we’re going to take a deep dive into the world of plate reverb and explore everything you need to know about this iconic effect. From its history and origins to its modern-day applications, we’ll explore how it has helped shape the sound of popular music over the past several decades.So if … Read more

How to Mix Hi-hats (A Step-by-Step Guide)

How to Mix Hi-hats

Hi-hats can often be overlooked, but they are essential to creating a rhythmic backbone and adding excitement to your tracks. As a mixing engineer, I know how important it is to get the hi-hats just right, so today I want to share my approach to mixing hi-hats and show you how to take your drum … Read more

How To Use Multiband Compression On Vocals (Raw to Polished)

How To Use Multiband Compression On Vocals

Are you tired of spending hours trying to get your vocals to sit just right in the mix? Do you find yourself struggling to balance the levels of different frequency ranges or dealing with harsh, sibilant sounds in the vocal track?If so, you’ve come to the right place.Compressing vocals can be a challenging task, but … Read more

How To Compress an Electric Guitar (No Guessing!)

How To Compress an Electric Guitar (No Guessing!)

Are you tired of your electric guitar sound not sitting perfectly in a mix or taking up too much space? If so, you’re not alone! Many beginner engineers face this challenge and wonder how to make their guitar sound more compact and focused. Today we dive deep into the world of guitar compression. Learn everything … Read more

How To EQ Toms (A Cheat Sheet For Perfect Settings)

How To EQ Toms

As a producer or mixing engineer, there’s nothing quite like the sound of a perfectly tuned tom drum.The satisfying thud and resonance can make or break a track, and as any seasoned musician knows, it is crucial to achieve that perfect tom drum mix.With so many variables to consider, from drum size and material to … Read more

Drum EQ Cheat Sheet (From Boomy to Punchy)

Drum EQ Cheat Sheet

Are you tired of struggling to get the perfect drum sound for your recordings? Do you find yourself lost in a sea of knobs and buttons on your mixer, unsure of where to start?Look no further, because we have the solution you’ve been searching for: the foolproof Drum EQ Cheat Sheet.This comprehensive guide will walk … Read more

How To Use The 1176 Compressor

How To Use The 1176 Compressor

The 1176 is a classic analog compressor unit that has been widely used in professional recording studios for many years.Today I’ll talk about how to use the 1176 compressor on vocals, snare, bass, and more.In this blog post, I won’t cover things such as its design, history, and unique features. You can find all that … Read more

Should I Record In Mono or Stereo

recording in Mono vs Stereo

When it comes to recording music, one of the decisions that must be made is whether to use mono or stereo recording techniques.Both techniques have their advantages and disadvantages.In today’s blog post, you’re going to learn what the difference is, which one is better, the benefits and drawbacks for both formats, and more…Let’s get started.Should … Read more