Gear

Best Audio Engineering Books For Beginners

Best Audio Engineering Books For Beginners

Every aspiring audio engineer needs to build a bookshelf. Just like how a story without pictures is a sad one, the same can be said about audio engineering. What you need to get started is not just the software but also the techniques and inspiration from others who have done …

Read More »
Best Mix Bus Compressor Plugin

Best Mix Bus Compressor Plugin

After composing a track, creating the best suitable mix for it can often be the sole factor that decides whether the track is a success or not.A top 3 plugin for nearly any mix, compression is an essential part of the mixing process. It’s able to change the character of …

Read More »
best bass distortion and saturation plugin for mixing

My 8 Favorite Bass Distortion Plugins

One of the blog readers asked if I have a go-to distortion plugin for mixing bass.So, in today’s post, I want to share a list of some of my favorite bass distortion plugins.Using distortion on a bass sound will help it to cut through the mix.Distortion adds rich harmonics that …

Read More »
Best Compressor Plugins For Rap Vocals

Best Compressor Plugins For Rap Vocals

Getting rap vocals to sit perfectly in a mix will mostly require compression.This is why I’ve put together a list of the best compressor plugins for mixing rap, trap and hip-hop vocals to help you choose the right compressor all the time.It is crucial to choose the best tool for …

Read More »

Best Saturation Plugins For Drums

The Saturation effect is a fun tool to play with in a mix, especially on drum sounds. Saturation will make your drums cut through the mix by keeping the volume consistent, adding rich harmonics, and it will bring out the sustain while the peak level remains the same.So, the drums will …

Read More »
best eq plugins for vocals

Best EQ Plugins For Mixing Vocals in 2022

I’ve put together a list of my best EQ plugins for mixing vocals because I’m curious about what other engineers are using to EQ vocals.So, please do leave a comment below to let me know which EQ(s) you’re currently using the most on vocal tracks.Depending on the situation and what …

Read More »