When do you become a recording engineer?

Become a Recording Engineer

Is it when you get your first client? Is it when you get your first single? Is it when you get your first piece of gear?  I don’t think so… One of my favorite movies is one called Sister Act 2.  Not only is the music awesome, but there are a few poignant parts too.… Continue reading When do you become a recording engineer?

MixCoach Podcast 042 : “Mastering” Your Workflow When You’re The Mixing AND Mastering Engineer

In this episode, Kevin talks about what his workflow is like when he is not only mixing, but mastering as well. Question:What experiences with the combination of mixing and mastering have you had? What workflow works best for you? Master as you go? Or after you’re done mixing?

MixCoach Podcast 029 : Magic Wands of Mixing (or plug-ins that can really save a recording)

In this episode, specific tools and plug-ins that have saved the day in the past are discussed. Kevin discusses issues in mixing that are beyond the engineer’s control and how to fix these issues. Everything from noise in specific tracks, to synching errors, and more.   Question: What tools have saved your productions in the… Continue reading MixCoach Podcast 029 : Magic Wands of Mixing (or plug-ins that can really save a recording)

Interview with Mastering Engineer Matthew Gray

Matthew Gray is one of the most sought after mastering engineers in Australia and all over the world. His client list includes: top Australian bands Drawn From Bees and The Middle East, UK artist Pixie Lott, Michelle Branch, Hillsong, and many others. Besides his world-class mastering services, Matt is also an accomplished musician. He has… Continue reading Interview with Mastering Engineer Matthew Gray