Extreme Triggering – How To Trigger The Un-Triggerable

Hey guys.  I just came across this bonus content from MixCoach Member earlier today and I though it might help some of those who have problem drums that no triggering software will help. Have you ever had one of those snare drums that no matter what you did, it seemed that you were just guessing… Continue reading Extreme Triggering – How To Trigger The Un-Triggerable

How To Repair A Noisy Snare Drum With “Strip Silence” In Pro Tools

Have you ever had a snare drum where the ghost notes or the high hat was about as loud as the snare itself?  Here is one way to fix that problem. Using the “strip silence” function in Pro Tools, I use a combination of extract and strip to get 2 snare tracks so that I… Continue reading How To Repair A Noisy Snare Drum With “Strip Silence” In Pro Tools

Simple way to correct phase alignment on Overhead mics

Today I want to show you how to manually line up overheads.  Remember, this probably won’t make a huge difference in your mix by itself, but great mixing is all about the small things you do. [youtube]96Iz4o2tn00[/youtube] Have you tried this before?  Can you tell a difference?

MixCoach Playbook – How to make a snare drum ROCK

Today I want to show you my personal workflow for making a snare drum really pop out in a mix.  First, we find the ring, then the sweet spot, add some top end and then level the output to match input.  These subtle changes make for a not-so-subtle result. [youtube]5sH00A4GuIg[/youtube] How do you get a… Continue reading MixCoach Playbook – How to make a snare drum ROCK