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Get Better Sounds With This Microphone Selection Checklist

One question that I get on a regular basis is, “What microphone should I buy for my vocals?” The expectation is that I’m going to say, “Definitely buy XYZ because it’s going to make you or your clients sound like a million bucks!”, but unfortunately things are never that cut and dried. Regrettably there’s no … Continue reading Get Better Sounds With This Microphone Selection Checklist

Get Better Financing with Funding Circle Reviews

Looking for Funding Circle reviews? We took a look at this alternative lender to see if the information we had on them is still true. Welcome to Funding Circle reviews. Funding Circle is one of several lending companies in the online space. They have loaned over $11.7 billion, with over 4.9 million loans under management. … Continue reading Get Better Financing with Funding Circle Reviews

How to Use Dynamic EQ for A Better Mix

Everyone knows good EQ is important for mixing music. Along with compression, EQ is the main tool for blending the tracks in your mix together. But EQ hasn’t changed very much since the days of the first vintage classics—until now. Dynamic EQ is a modern mixing tool that blurs the line between frequency and dynamics. … Continue reading How to Use Dynamic EQ for A Better Mix

What is Flow State and Why Does it Help You Make Better Music?

It’s easy to get overwhelmed when you’re creating new music. Distractions come easily when we have so many software instruments, sample packs and audio effects at the tips of our fingers. There’s been so many times I got distracted by browsing preset libraries that I’ve lost count! That’s why I’ve been paying attention to pitfalls … Continue reading What is Flow State and Why Does it Help You Make Better Music?

Let’s dump master-slave terms: they’re vague, horrible, and we’re better off without them

It’s not waiting for someone to be “offended.” It’s about why anyone would be defensive about clinging to terrible terms based on horrific inhumane things. Let’s just fix this, finally. And yeah, right now seems like as good a time as any to stop using slavery references when you just need clear, boring technical terms. … Continue reading Let’s dump master-slave terms: they’re vague, horrible, and we’re better off without them

How to Use Multiband Compression for a Better Mix

Multiband compression is a unique type of dynamics processing It’s a powerful compresor style that can address mix problems you might have thought were unfixable. But multiband compressors can be tough to understand, especially when you try them for the first time. Even so, they’re worth learning for the extra control they offer on sources … Continue reading How to Use Multiband Compression for a Better Mix