081 Demagnetizing Your Mix (Podcast)

On this episode, we take a question from one of our MixCoach Pro Members where he asks how to achieve the level of separation and depth found in commercial mixes. He asks how to “uncouple” a mix from the speakers so that it sounds like it’s wider than the speakers, and that it sits further back…

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080 Mixing Music Genres Outside of Your “Comfort Zone”

On this episode, we take a question from one of our MixCoach Pro Members about how to approach mixing genres of music that we don’t normally work with, and stepping outside of your comfort zone as a mixer. Check out this episode of the podcast to see what advice Kevin and Jon have for mixing “outside of…

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How to lock Shuffle Mode in Pro Tools

Shuffle Lock Pro Tools

If you are like me, you’ve been surprised to find your audio files rearranged on your edit window because you accidentally went into Shuffle mode.  Shuffle mode is a handy tool when you are editing but it can really wreak havoc if you are not paying attention. I stumbled upon a way to “lock” Shuffle mode.  Hope…

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076 Tips for Rock Mixing Genre

MixCoach PodCast Episode 76 - Tips for mixing Rock

On this episode, we are going to be taking about the subtle differences in mixing Rock music.  We are going to talk about what makes rock slightly different than even modern rocking country music. Show Notes: What does Dancing with the Stars have to do with mixing? Rock Mixing tips: Keep everything out of the…

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JoeCo BlackBox – NAMM 2015

Kevin got a chance to talk briefly with Dan from FullScale AV about JoeCo’s line of digital multi-track recorders. Check it out!

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Phoenix Audio Nicerizer Junior – NAMM 2015

Kevin got a chance to talk with the guys from Phoenix Audio about their line of summing mixers while at NAMM this January. Check out the video to learn more about the Nicerizer Junior – a 16 input, 4 output affordable summing mixer from Phoenix Audio.

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iZ Technology Radar Studio – NAMM 2015

Kevin got a chance to talk with Barry, the owner and founder of iZ Technology, about the new Radar Studio! Check it out!

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Slate Digital Raven MTX and Virtual Mix Rack – NAMM 2015

Kevin got a chance to talk with Paul from Slate Digital about the Raven MTX and the new modules for Virtual Mix Rack. Check it out!

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iZotope Iris – NAMM 2015

Jon talked briefly with Brad from iZotope about their new product called Iris.  Check it out.

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Podcast 75: Genre Conventions and Dancing with Stars

PodCast Episode  75

In this podcast, we are talking about mixing different musical styles.  I use the reference of “Dancing with the stars”… What does dancing have to do with mixing? In dancing, each style of dancing, the cha cha or the tango, has certain rules that the dancer needs to adhere to in order to get a…

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