A guide to mixing music - Part 33
After looking at some applications of compression at the macrodynamic level in the two previous articles, we'll deal here with microdynamics, starting with how to get a "punchy" sound.
35% off Twisted Tools catalog
Twisted Tools celebrates the upcoming summer with a discounts off its entire catalog for a full week.
The Korg M1 is now an iPad app
Korg announces the availability at the AppStore of a new synth app for iPad that reproduces the sound of the original M1 workstation.
The Flamingo mics back to the JZ catalog
JZ Microphones announces that they are taking over the full production of the Flamingo series of mics formerly sold by Violet Design.
Propellerhead May sale is almost over
You have a few days left to get up to 75% discount off a selection of Rack Extensions and bundles for Reason at the Propellerhead shop.
The Audient iD14 audio interface is out
Audient is now shipping the new iD14 audio interface and monitoring controller that they introduced at Musikmesse a few weeks ago.
Heavyocity is preparing a new instrument
Heavyocity posted a video teaser to announce the upcoming release of a new virtual instrument, with free bonus if you subscribe to their newsletter.
Sensomusic Usine Hollyhock II Review
There are lots of software solutions for live performance. Strangely enough, Sensomusic's Usine Hollyhock II doesn't come up on the radar as often as other products. And yet...
Top Australian engineer Klaus Hill on mixing, masteri...
“I've always mixed people's records,” Klaus Hill says, “it's just something I've always been very good at.” In the eleven years since he moved from England, Hill has established himself as one of the top mixing and mastering engineers on the Australian dance music scene.
Weighing the pros and cons of DIY mastering
For a long time the mastering process was a bit mysterious. Musicians knew little about what went on in a mastering studio, except that it made their tracks sound better. But thanks to all the information available about mastering online, home-recording musicians are able to learn about the process a lot more easily. And with a number of afforda...