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How To Make Your Mixes LOUD!

In the 46th Into The Lair, Dave Pensado walks you through how to make your mixes loud without sacrificing dynamics or balance in your mix. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_g2y6vgF2cc

Clipping – digital versus analogue, and limiting

Want to know more about Clipping? Ian Shepherd says Clipping is when a digital signal is pushed and passed zero db in the scale. For example taking...

Keyboard Shortcuts You Need To Know

Simple yet effective keyboard shortcuts are the secret time saver for all great engineers! Learn how to add these shortcuts to your repertoire and save time ...

Panning Pockets

Amazing mixes can be made using the “Panning pockets” tip. While doing LCR panning, open up some pockets of space to squeeze in percussion and delay sounds....

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...

Mix Vocals Last

How to easily make a mix?  Working on the vocals last makes it easier to create better mixes. Starting off with bands whether it is guitar or...

The Mute Button

Do you want to get rid of those unwanted parts in your mix? Here is a solution called “Mute Button” which is the perfect remedy to remove...

Kick And Bass EQ

Part 12 of 31 - Today's tip will help keep the kick and the bass from fighting each other, giving you more clarity in the bottom of...

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...

Enhance your music production with Novation Ultranova

There is certainly something to be said about this synth, especially if you are into music production or sound design. It could be easily priced...