Video Tutorials

Music producers giving away their best free mixing tips and hints. Just tune it, and learn how to make a better 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...

Loudness Wars versus Michael Jackson – Loud Loses !

How good is high volume? People now-a-days are more inclined towards louder music, very few prefer pleasant notes over the louder ones. The Loudness Wars are making...

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...

iTunes Sound Check has an “Album Mode” – finally !

Finally  “Album Mode” is available in the iTunes Sound Check feature which is enabled in the itunes radio by default. Itunes sound check helps to even out...

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...

Has the Loudness War been won ?

This is a very important topic where Ian Shepherd speaks about Bob katz who is a campaigner against the loudness war. He took a public stand against...

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...

Mastering: How to make a song louder in mastering – and the price you...

Learn mastering with multiband compression. A song can be made louder using compressor, EQ and limiting. The main idea is to raise the volume without making the...