With this podcast; we ask ourselves, should we put our EQ before or after our compressor? Raw Transcript: Kevin: This is the MixCoach PodCast, number 64. John: On this week episode, we’re going to talk about EQ before or after the compressor. [music]. Hey Kev, how’s it going? Kevin: Hey, John. John: We’ve got a… Continue reading MixCoach Podcast 064: EQ Before or After Compressors?
In this episode we chat about how we’ve used noise gates in the past, as well as some other possible uses. Raw Transcript: Kevin: This is the Mix Coach Podcast, Episode 63. John: On this week’s podcast, we’re going to talk about noisegating: When to use it, when to not use it. What are some… Continue reading MixCoach Podcast 063: Noise Gates
An often overlooked dynamic processor is the noise gate. Basically, a noise gate (or gate for short) is normally used to keep out any unwanted noise like hum coming out of a guitar amp when it’s not playing, ring from toms when they aren’t being played, a click track coming through a pair of open… Continue reading Noise Gate Basics
Last post, I gave you an overview of the different types of delay effects, let’s discuss some of the specific delay parameters (settings). Delay Time This setting is the time between the original signal and the delayed signal. (This is where you would refer back to the last article and choose your delay time setting… Continue reading Understanding Delay Effects, Part 2
In this episode, MixCoach “Season 2” is introduced and the topic of mixing volume is discussed. Kevin talks about not only what volume to mix at but about protecting your ears everyday. Question: What is the term for things sounding better (due to the way we hear) at higher volumes?