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Mastering EQ – make music sound louder, with LESS compression and limiting

Learn about Mastering EQ with Ian Shepherd. EQ is a great tool in a DAW which makes the music sound louder with less compression and limiting. While...

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...

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...

Reverse Mixing

Know about “Reverse mixing”.  As you wrap up your mix, ensure if you have the proper volume balance on your kick, snare, and vocals. After making the...

Ear Training Part 1 [FULL]

See more at http://pensadosplace.tv! In the 57th Into The Lair, Mix Engineer Dave Pensado walks you through some exercises that can help you better identify certain frequencies in...

Vocal Delay Techniques

Mixing Engineer Dave Pensado of Pensado's Place teaches you how to do some unique delay techniques on lead vocals in the 35th edition of "Into The Lair".

Mixing In Mono

Part 23 of 31 - One of the best ways to ensure your mix will hold up out in the "real world" is to reference your mix...
reverb effect

How to use Reverb effect in Logic or any other DAW

This is very powerful Reverb technique which allow you to create an awesome effect with a dash of Drama or suspense. It is often use to bring...

Why the TT Meter doesn’t work on vinyl

Learn why vinyl cannot be measured using TT Meter? Sometimes vinyl is mastered with more dynamics than the digital versions of the mix and looking at waveforms...

Mixing Vocals with Parametric EQ

Dave will explain you techniques for mixing vocals. In this video he is using parametric EQ to achieve this effect. Aim is to achieve better sounding vocals...