January 4, 2022

The vocals are the most important part of any song, so they need to sit upfront; right in the listener's face. The vocals not

November 30, 2021

When recording vocals at home or at a professional studio, does it make sense to try and record your vocals all in one take? 

November 19, 2021

Having the proper mix bus chain on your track is not only a key ingredient to professional-sounding mixes... But it can shave hours off

November 15, 2021

Me back in 2012 in my basement “studio” in Dublin, Ohio. Are you mixing in a room with little to no acoustic treatment and

November 8, 2021

Do you feel like your mixes just aren’t as blended together as your references or what you hear on the radio or streaming platforms?

September 27, 2021

So you don't have the time or finances to record your vocals at a professional recording studio...Does this mean your doomed to amateur-sounding vocals?Absolutely

September 13, 2021

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September 10, 2021

I was taught that you absolutely can't mix or master on headphones, and for good reason.  When working in headphones, your mix or master

September 7, 2021

WARNING: Politically incorrect statement coming in 3...2...1... Men and women are different.  Men and women are differ in a lot of ways, but one

September 1, 2021

Mixing the low end of your song is probably one of the more challenging parts of crafting a professional mix. You probably know the

August 10, 2021

Ever wondered how you can get that big 80s snare sound for your next synthwave project? Well, it's actually pretty simple. To make an 80s snare

August 2, 2021

Is it a good idea to put saturation on your vocals? Whether or not you use saturation on your vocals depends on many different

May 27, 2021

Do you mix the instrumental first and then vocals or vocals first? With almost everything in the music production world, there is no one