Depending on what genre you are mixing the drums can sometimes overpower everything else and be a little bit on your face. When this happens frequency can be overbearing what you need to do is cut the EQ but doing so sometimes compromises its overall presence becoming a little bit too thin, losing the weight…… See More
Music Recording Tips and Gear
Articles specifically dealing with recording, mixing and mastering music - as opposed to voice-over specific recording tips, which can be found in the Voice-Over Recording category.
Music distribution goes beyond just making it available, it is about making one’s mark in the industry. Whether it be your first release or your nth one, whether you are a newbie or a Grammy award winner distribution is as simple as it is basic. Let’s go back to the basics, what is distribution? It…… See More
There are lots of reverb options and you need to choose the right one for you. First thing you need to consider would be the tempo. If you are working on a fast tempo, giving it a long reverb would make it sound cluttered. A slower song can use longer reverbs, and faster songs might need…… See More
Krotos has released a plug in called Reformer Pro which has four slots to load four libraries. Retails at $238, it is like an audio-triggered sampler with a very large number of velocity layers. It is much easier than the Dehumaniser as Reformer Pro are plugins which can just be put in your project in…… See More
1208 GEQ is a freeware graphic equalizer effect in VST plugin format for 64-bit digital audio workstation on Windows. Released by 1208 Audio, 1208 GEQ is a simple 11-band graphic equalizer with input and output metering, volume adjustments and a slider for adjusting the Q factor. 1208 GEQ has standard graphic equalizer and would only work on 32-bit…… See More