Mixing Brass In World and Latin Music Styles

MC Podcast 91

On this episode of the podcast we talk about how to mix brass in different styles of music. Kevin takes a question from a listener asking about how to mix brass instruments, as well as how mixing brass in Latin, World, or South American music styles might be different than mixing brass in rock or pop…

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What To Do When Your Parallel Compression Sounds “Phasey”

MC Podcast 90

On this episode of the podcast, Kevin answers a question from one of our subscribers asking about parallel processing, and a “whooshy” or “phasey” sound that happens when he uses parallel compression. Kevin explains what causes these phase issues, and discusses a few simple ways to take care of it in your mixes.  If you are…

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Gain Staging Explained

MC Podcast 89

On this episode of the podcast, we are talking about gain staging! Kevin talks about how to maintain proper gain staging in your mixes, and answers a question from one of our subscribers who says, “I am still having some questions about gain staging. Getting everything in at a good level, and trying not to…

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Listener Question – Can I Get Professional Quality Results When Mixing “In The Box”?

MC Podcast 88

On this episode of the podcast, Kevin takes a question from one of our subscribers asking if it’s best to mix inside the box or outside of the box, and whether it’s possible to achieve professional quality results when mixing “In The Box” (Absolutely!). He also asks what the differences are between mixing In the…

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Listener Question – Best Bang For Your Buck Vocal Mic?

The MixCoach Podcast Episode 87

On this episode of the podcast, Kevin takes a question from one of our listeners asking about the best “bang for your buck” vocal microphones. Check out this episode of the podcast to learn what advice Kevin has for purchasing new vocal microphones! Enjoy the podcast and don’t forget to rate and subscribe to the…

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My New Mastering Tools – Metering

The MixCoach Podcast Episode 86

On the last episode of the podcast, Kevin talked about the advice he received during a mastering session and discussed how K-Metering has helped him to improve his mixes and prepare them for mastering. (If you missed the last episode Click Here) On this episode, Kevin talks about some of the tools he has found to…

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What Is K-Metering? And Why Are You Telling Us About Your Mastering Session?

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On this episode of the podcast, Kevin talks about critical advice he received during a mastering session, and discusses a type of metering developed by Bob Katz called K-System metering. K-Metering consists of three different scales: K-12, K-14, and K-20.  Check out this episode of the podcast to learn what each of these scales are…

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The Pivotal Podcast Episode, And How To Outsmart Yourself

MixCoach Podcast Episode 84 - The Pivotal Podcast Episode

On this episode of the podcast, Kevin talks about how the MixCoach Podcast is going to be different from now on, as well as how to outsmart yourself into being more productive, by fighting the resistance that keeps you from creating things. Check out this episode of the podcast to see how The MixCoach Podcast may…

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083 Best Vocal Reverbs and Favorite Reverb Types

On this episode, we take a question from one of our MixCoach Pro Members asking about our favorite reverb types, and advice on vocal reverb. Check out this episode of the podcast to see what advice Kevin and Jon have for choosing reverbs, and how to dial in reverb settings. Show Notes: – Pick a day and…

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082 Should I Master as I Mix? – Advice From Mastering Engineers

On this episode, we take a question from one of our MixCoach Pro Members asking about Mastering. He asks if we have ever received helpful feedback from mastering engineers, and whether or not is has helped shape the way we mix, or improved our mixes. He also asks about mastering as you mix and self mastering. Check…

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