It’s easy to think of mixing as a magic process that turns raw tracks into slick productions. Complicated tutorials and racks of rare gear in pro studios can make it seem like mixing tools completely transform the sound of the basic tracks in a session. It is possible to totally reshape a sound with audio … Continue reading Hard Truths: Mixing is Making Small Changes
The best way to explain how to mix a pop song is to actually mix a pop song, from start to finish! Spanning five hours and 24 videos…
Producer/engineer/mixer Dana Nielsen has worked with the likes of Rick Rubin, Rihanna, Neil Young, Adele, Metallica, Bob Dylan, Slayer, Weezer and so many more. He talks to Justin Colletti about making the most of compromised mix rooms, his favorite microphones, and recording remotely with the band Endless Field. Get a Read more… The post Dana … Continue reading Dana Nielsen on Mics, Making the Most of Mixing from Home, Remote Recording & More
Being socially distant is nothing new to mix engineers; most of us have experienced self-imposed creative lockdowns, working remotely long before the pandemic forced the rest of the world to do so. Sending projects through the Web is by no means a new concept, but with the onset of the Read more… The post Online … Continue reading Online Mixing Best Practices: Six Don’ts and Do’s to Prep for Virtual Mixing
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?
A guide to approaching low end in a mix. The post The Complete Guide to Mixing Low End appeared first on Pro Audio Files.
Click here to listen on your favorite podcast provider. Lenno Sample Pack Vol. 2 (Splice) This week, Lenno sat down … Read More The post Lenno on His Mixing Workflow, Improving Your Musicality, and Making Money Without Shows appeared first on EDMProd.
In our Logic Pro Tips series, we’ve explored many of Logic Pro X‘s features, effects and techniques. However, we’ve not spent an awful lot of time in the mixer window, which is where signal routing, effects processing, gain staging and more will happen. Happily, the Logic Pro X interface is relatively easy to get your … Continue reading Learn the foundations of Logic Pro X’s mixing workflow
The best mixers and mastering engineers on the planet usually have a systematic approach to mixing. This doesn’t hamper their creativity. It enhances it. Justin Colletti gives you all you need to know to create a great mixing system for yourself. Thanks to Soundtoys and Focusrite for sponsoring this episode. Read more… The post Why … Continue reading Why You Need a SYSTEM for Mixing
An article with tips for avoiding over-processing your mix. The post 4 Tips for Preventing Over-Processing During Mixing appeared first on Pro Audio Files.