Train Your Ears – Part 2: Hearing Compression and Compression Distortion

We’re in the middle of a series about ear training! Last week I detailed a method of training your ears to hear different frequencies and ranges. Click HERE to check that post out! This week I want to touch on how to train your ears to hear compression and compression induced distortion. Over the thousands… Continue reading Train Your Ears – Part 2: Hearing Compression and Compression Distortion

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 Playbook – How to Tune a Vocal Using Melodyne

Since yesterday, we learned how to leverage the strengths of Auto-Tune and Melodyne, today I’m going to show you my quick and dirty way to tuned with Melodyne. Don’t forget that you can get session downloads on these tutorials by going to http://mixcoach.com/playbook. Any other “quick tips” you can tell ME and the other viewers… Continue reading MixCoach Playbook – How to Tune a Vocal Using Melodyne