Tag: mix engineer

Mixing a clean and punchy bass tone

Mix a clean and punchy bass tone

August 16, 2018

Mixing and taming your bass is one of the most difficult things to get right. You need amazing acoustics and room treatment and a great ear to make it sit well in the mix. If your bass is too thick and boomy it will overpower your mix and weigh it down; conversely, if the bass…

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Make Your Synth Lead Sound Amazing

Make Your Synth Lead Sound Amazing

August 10, 2018

In the world of EDM and electronic music, your lead synth can make or break your song. Making a lead sound convincing and not cheesy can become a huge feat of sound design. If you know how to use your tools and plugins, you can make your synth lead sound amazing. how to make your…

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how to get a wider mix

How to get a wider mix

August 5, 2018

Ah the elusive wide mix. Everybody out there is trying to achieve a mix that just jumps out at you through the speakers. And although I’ll admit that I’m still trying to master this technique, I’ve come a long way since I opened up my recording studio in Dallas over 10 years ago. Today I’ll…

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UAD ocean way studios

UAD Ocean Way Studios Review

August 4, 2018

uad ocean way studios: king of convolution There are a huge number of convolution reverbs out there to help us recreate live spaces. Sometimes we record in rooms with less than ideal acoustics and need to breathe life into our sterile tracks . I’ve tried and spent a LOT of money on many plugins. I…

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