mixing

My Top 5 Online Audio Resources

My Top 5 Online Audio Resources

It seems now that if you have an internet connection you can learn anything. Basketweaving, fencing, proper haiku recitation. You name it, someone probably has a YouTube channel dedicated to teaching it.

Although I'm all for everyone being able to share their approach to making music, there's a ton of content to sift through.

Top 8 Mixing Mistakes And How To Avoid Them

Top 8 Mixing Mistakes And How To Avoid Them

I get to hear a lot of mixes from many different genres. Even though each of these musical worlds bring their own tonal palettes to the table, I've noticed that several common themes keep coming up.

Here's a look at these 8 frequent follies of producers and mixers alike. I hope you can keep these in mind and make even better sounding music.

7 Dos and Don'ts While Preparing Your Mixes For Mastering

7 Dos and Don'ts While Preparing Your Mixes For Mastering

You've finally made it to the last step in your record making process: mastering. Although mastering is an incredibly creative craft, there are some technical things to keep in mind as a producer/mixer when getting your songs ready to send off.

Here are 7 surefire ways to make sure your record goes through mastering smoothly.

Stop Destroying Your Plugins

Stop Destroying Your Plugins

Have you ever wondered why most pieces of older analog audio gear have input metering on the front? It's because they were meant to receive an optimum amount of voltage (or level) from their audio source.