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Calibration of Studio Monitors

Calibration of Studio Monitors

 

The placement and calibration of studio monitors is critical to achieving the best listening experience in your environment.

Spend more time setting up your studio monitors !!!!!!! 


You'll ease mixing errors and ensure your mixes transfer…

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The Record

The Record


Let's start with one sentence 
Sound engineers use the phrase: "Fix in the Mix". 
I didn't make that up! It's a time-honored practice of sound engineers. 
It's a well-known phenomenon where we do all sorts of things when…

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Compressor or Saturation

Compressor or Saturation

There is a question here. 
When do you use the compressor and when do you use the saturation?

Older hardware compressors, and the emulations that emulate them, often saturate, and in turn saturation will do…

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You cannot predict everything!!!!!!!

In the time I've been involved in music production, I've realized one important thing.

You cannot predict everything.

Everything we do as creators and musicians is one unpredictable, unknown 

We can pretend we know exactly what we're going to do,

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Before you sign anything

Every artist dreams of getting a contract someday. As the landscape of the music business changes, artists have more tools at their disposal, making the lure of a record deal less and less appealing.

Yet there are still good opportunities!

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Gain staging = how to do it


Gain staging

They teach this a lot in recording school, and engineers of all stripes love to talk about it endlessly. But what is it? The best way to understand this fundamental mixing concept is to just do it -…

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The creative block

THE CREATIVE BLOCK

Sometimes when we're chasing the desire to create a new song/beat, our creativity can ruin a good foundation and you end up hitting delete after an hour of trying. For me, wanting to create and feeling like

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Sat, Jun 4, 2022

Success doesn't always have to be measured by the amount of money you make - sometimes you just have to do it for the love and the people around you. Either way, a few sound pieces of advice never hurt,

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