Today, I want to look at the common microphones you’ll find in just about every drum tracking session and how they’re used for maximum impact, character, and size.
As producers, mixers, and engineers, we’re often tasked with finding the perfect balance within our work. Take for example the average metal song – our clients expect us to create these massive, impactful mixes, but it can’t all be loud, can it?Continue reading
Today, we’re going to look at compression and why the right calibration makes such a huge difference.
How do you make sure you’re not overdoing anything and avoid accidentally nuking the dynamics of your mix?Continue reading
Have you ever heard an instrument in a mix and instantly fallen in love with it? For thousands of producers and engineers, this is part of a constant cycle of inspiration, and often one that leads to seeking out exactly how that mixer got the sound they did.Continue reading