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Mix Engineer Advice Stems: “Handing Out Hysteria”

Advice on preparing & sending Stems to a Mix Engineer

Mono Rig
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Mixing in Mono

Have I gone crazy as I just told you all how to mix in stereo and create stereo where there was none? No not at all. If you read the article on creating stereo I give several warnings about mush and mono compatibility. Reality is that not everyone is going to hear your mix in… Continue reading Mixing in Mono

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Mixing in Stere-ereo – conclusion

In part one we started to look at stereo in a mix and the idea of width and panning to create the illusion of space and depth in our imaginary song space. We finished just as the band had all pissed off to the pub to get blotto (and the girls pregnant). At this point… Continue reading Mixing in Stere-ereo – conclusion

Glen Tipton & KK Downing
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Mixing in Stere-ereo

In my my last post in this series I talked about how mixing bass isn't always the way you think it should be at first. Tricky stuff physics. BUT never fear because Physics is actually a very logical and predictable fellow so we can fool him into doing our bidding. In this post we will… Continue reading Mixing in Stere-ereo

Blamsoft Distributor
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Blamsoft Distributor in Propellerhead Reason

Reason has always been a pretty modular environment. If you use the units just as they are results are alright but the software really comes alive when you start to put things together. The Combinator was the biggest single evolution in this respect. We have just had another big leap land on us in the… Continue reading Blamsoft Distributor in Propellerhead Reason

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Mixing with Groups in Propellerhead Reason

Groups are a great way to handle parts of a mix before they go to the record pressing plant via the Master Out. As you may have noted yourself the Master is where it all comes together so if you whack a 32nd-note BPM-synced Phaser on the Master in a fit of LSD induced midnight… Continue reading Mixing with Groups in Propellerhead Reason