My Backwards Formula For Killer Mixes

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There’s a reason why you might struggle to get a great mix. And it has nothing to do with your mixing abilities. In fact, your mix was already determined long before you dropped in a single plugin or moved a fader. Indeed, for better or for worse, your mix’s fate was sealed on recording day…. Read more »

3 Reasons Why I Use Compression In Every Mix

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Nothing can kill your mix faster than a compressor that isn’t being used strategically. Take it from someone who has jacked up his fair share of tracks with sloppy compression moves – you want to have a plan when you insert a compressor. These days I use compression on every mix, but for three distinct… Read more »