Recording Revolution

This is another great educator, Graham Cochrane, from Recording Revolution. If my mix sounds dull, or is lacking clarity, he always gives me the hint what to do to make it better.

Subtractive EQ

One of the most important mixing tool we often overlook is the “subtractive EQ”, which helps in cutting frequencies with your EQs rather than boosting. Boost ends...

Panning Harmonies Wide

Learn about panning which keeps your arrangement interesting, hence keeping the mix fresh from start to finish in terms of clarity and focus. Most importantly the mix...

EQ In Mono

Part 5 of 31 - Take the time to do most of your initial EQ work in mono. It will force you to get the right EQ...

The Pain Frequency

Learn about the Pain Frequency which is actually the upper-mid range frequency, and the main idea is to cut out the most problematic frequencies in mixing, especially...

Automate Subgroups

Automation is a great tool which allows the mixes to sound attractive. One great way to keep a mix dynamic is to automate using the subgroups. A...

The Minimal Verse

Want to make your mix sound attractive and captivating? Try muting stuffs in certain sections of a song which are really not important sections or try having...

Octave Guitar Tricks

Are you bored of listening to the usual mixes? A very useful mixing related tip is to quickly beef up a guitar part or a track which...

The Wide Chorus

Chorus is the most important part of any mix or arrangement. As a mixer one would do everything to make his mix pop. A mix sounds attractive...

Mixing Templates

Part 31 of 31 - Save yourself some time and effort by creating a mixing template of your commonly used tracks, plugins, and routing. It will help...

Phase Check Drums

Get punchy drum sound while recording multi track drums by making optimal phase relationship between the close drum mics and the overhead mics. When a track is...