How To Build A Mix Template From Scratch – Part 2

Today is part 2 of the “How to build a mix template from scratch” series. I will cover how to route mix tracks and buss stems to those tracks. It’s tedious, to begin with, but you NEED a mix template and I want to show you how. If you missed the first video, be sure… Continue reading How To Build A Mix Template From Scratch – Part 2

The “Very Best” Plug-in Choices For 2017 (PART 1)

 The “Very Best” Plug-in Choices For 2017  It’s that time of year again! With 2016 behind us it’s a great time to look back at the work we have done and think about how we can improve over the year ahead. With that comes a lot of thought and talk about the tools that we… Continue reading The “Very Best” Plug-in Choices For 2017 (PART 1)

Noticing The Improvement In Your Mixing

A while back I mixed a project for a long-time client. After everything was said and done I had a conversation with them that surprised me… They were really excited and thought the project was probably one of the best things I had ever mixed for them. They even asked how I approached this one differently… Continue reading Noticing The Improvement In Your Mixing

Guest Article: The Emotional Content Of Recorded Music

Today we have an incredible guest post for you guys coming from one of our subscribers- Keith Stark. Keith wrote in to us in response to a blog post that we published earlier this year and after some discussion on the subject, we decided to have Keith write an article for the blog! We really hope you guys… Continue reading Guest Article: The Emotional Content Of Recorded Music

Exploring Reverb – Part 2

Size Does Matter With Reverb Last week we talked about using reverb for blend. This week we will move on to using reverb to add size. We all know that reverb is about creating space. So, you’d think duh Matt size is a no brainer. Before you jump the gun I’d like to dive deeper… Continue reading Exploring Reverb – Part 2

Exploring Reverb – Part 1

Hello music and mixing junkies! I’m excited to start a new series diving into the wonderful world of reverb. Reverb is a powerful tool in our mixing arsenal that often gets overused and not fully understood. We all think of reverb as a way to add space and dimension to a mix. While this is… Continue reading Exploring Reverb – Part 1

What Makes A Great Mix?

A couple of weeks ago I had the opportunity to complete my first mix evaluations for the incredible team of engineers over at MixCoach Member. For those of you unfamiliar with what this is every month MixCoach Member subscribers are given a new song to mix, along with tutorials on how to approach and mix it. At the… Continue reading What Makes A Great Mix?