Author: Jake Weston

March 27, 2020
21 mixing tips that would have saved me years

For a seasoned professional musician and producer like Dylan, there are many tricks and tips that one should use but may not know it at the start of their career. Dylan organizes his guide to new musicians around 21 mixing tips which if he had know them years ago would have saved him countless hours […]

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March 26, 2020
5 Great Delay Plugins (+ Mix Tips)

If you are a music producer and you are looking for a great delay plug in, there are many different options you can choose from. FabFilter Timeless is a great delay plug in but it is pretty difficult to learn. This delay also allows you to work with a MIDI controller. Kilohertz Multipass is a […]

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March 23, 2020
‘Interfaces and more’ from Antelope

Antelope's latest releases come with even more features than their previous interfaces. They have released three new products, ugrades of their previously-released Discrete 4 and Discrete 8 Thunderbolt/USB 2 interfaces, and a new generation of their Goliath HD interface. In addition to a bunch of new features like FGPA processing and twin ARM DSP chips […]

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March 19, 2020
The 6 of the best freeware drum machines every producer needs

If you are a music producer looking for some free drum kits, there are a few different great options. If you have a Macbook or a computer with a Mac operating system, the AudioSpillage MiniSpillage kit is great as it offers different drums and synth features in it. Beat Factory Drums are a great kit […]

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March 16, 2020
Reverb gives away entire drum machine sample collection for free

Reverb, a leader in audio production software, has taken the unprecedented step of offering its entire catalog of drum machine samples to its consumer base for free. This is an amazing package of classic samples with industry names on the list like Roland, Suzuki, and Hammond. The list includes industry mainstays from these companies. The […]

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March 12, 2020
Arturia releases 3 Delays You’ll Actually Use

Arturia is a company that makes musical effects, and they have a collection of "Effects You'll Actually Use". A lot of effects are not very usable or musicians just never get around to them, so this is a great idea. The first effect is Tape-201, which mimics an old machine called Roland’s RE-201 Space Echo. […]

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March 9, 2020
Your Mix Needs Headroom (And 3 Ways To Get It)

It is important to have enough headroom in your mixes. There is a ceiling in digital music, and when your volume reaches that ceiling it doesn’t sound good. When your mixes reach that ceiling, the music can sound distorted. When the sound is distorted your software will not sound very good, and your sound will […]

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March 9, 2020
What is Phase Cancellation? Understand & Eliminate It In Your Audio | LN

Phase cancellation is something that happens in audio, especially during recording in studios. In simplest terms, phase cancellation is what happens when two audio waves interfere with each other which will cause a reduction in volume at specific frequencies. This happens normally when recordings are made using the same audio source or with poor microphone […]

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March 6, 2020
How to make 7 creative video transitions in REAPER

REAPER software has many options to make detailed and creative transition effects for your videos. A lens-flare effect can be added to give a professional beauty to content. The transition can also be achieved in a single flash of a desired color. Two frames or scenes can be slowly or quickly pixelated to achieve transition […]

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