Tag Archives: Important

Is Mixing Really That Important?

Is mixing as important as we make it out to be? Maybe not. Justin Colletti explores. Thanks to Soundtoys and JZ Microphones for sponsoring this episode. Enter to WIN the mic featured in this episode here. Remember to subscribe on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, YouTube, Google Play, or wherever you get Read more… The post Is … Continue reading Is Mixing Really That Important?

The Most Important Pieces of Gear In the Studio

What are the most important pieces of gear in the studio? Justin Colletti offers a way to filter through noise and answer this question. In short: Gear generally gets more important the closer you get to the beginning of the chain. This concept has some profound implications. Thanks to Soundtoys, Read more… The post The … Continue reading The Most Important Pieces of Gear In the Studio

Hard Truths: Social Skills Are Important for Success

Almost every bedroom producer has dreamed of quitting their day job and devoting themselves full-time to their passion. Those who take on the huge effort and risk to make their dream a reality sometimes have to make surprising adjustments to be successful. Don’t worry—I’m not about to bore you with cautionary tales of “losing your … Continue reading Hard Truths: Social Skills Are Important for Success

Hard Truths: Your Arrangement is More Important Than Your Mix

It’s easy to lose your focus during a difficult mix process. There are so many factors that affect the quality of your end result. Keeping track of all of them is confusing. Room acoustics, choice of monitor speakers and the quality of your audio interface and VST plugins all have a big impact on your … Continue reading Hard Truths: Your Arrangement is More Important Than Your Mix

Watch: What’s Important in a Mix

LANDR’s senior audio engineer Al Isler loves to talk mixing. So we opened up our P.O. box to the LANDR community and asked you to send Al your most burning mix-related questions. Today’s questions: What are your top 3 mixing tips you can’t live without? — from @thisisgiorgio Subscribe to the LANDR YouTube and get all the … Continue reading Watch: What’s Important in a Mix

Why Your Drum Sound Sucks: The 3 Most Important Things To Get Right

Here’s a hypothesis for you. The three most important variables to an amazing recorded drum sound are as follows: The Drummer The Environment The Performance No matter what mic placement you use, whatever recording technique you decide on, and whatever your choices in EQ and compression are (the last which Read more… The post Why … Continue reading Why Your Drum Sound Sucks: The 3 Most Important Things To Get Right

The Most Important Tool In Your Studio Might Just Be Your Reference Mixes [SSP030]

Aside from your ears, the most important tool you use every day might just be the music you listen to in the studio, and compare your work against. According to Justin Colletti, there’s a “right” and “wrong” way to use reference mixes however. Here’s his tips on how to get Read more… The post The … Continue reading The Most Important Tool In Your Studio Might Just Be Your Reference Mixes [SSP030]

6 Important Dates to Add to Your Release Calendar

Planning your release is one of the most exciting parts of music promotion. Your album is almost done! But it’s hard to put together a release calendar without missing anything—and that can have serious consequences for your promotion efforts. However, you won’t have to worry if you keep the main points in mind. Here’s 6 … Continue reading 6 Important Dates to Add to Your Release Calendar

Important announcement regarding Juice app

May 1 2018 Since early 2015, tens of thousands of users have used our free mobile app which has allowed them to analyze the interests of their Twitter tweeps and share content their followers love.  Today, we have an important announcement regarding the Juice mobile app. After some consideration, we have decided to discontinue the… … Continue reading Important announcement regarding Juice app