Multiband Compression To Process Your Kick Drum

Multiband Compression To Process Your Kick Drum

Modern electronic music can’t really be imagined without a solid kick drum. One of the processing techniques that come to mind to most producers when mixing a kick drum is compression, especially when trying to glue the kick to the track. However, unlike common...
Tune Your Drums

Tune Your Drums

  The key to a great-sounding mix is rooted in the tonal balance of the drums. Yet, like mixers, we don’t always get hit with drums that are perfectly tuned or recorded. Drums can be a tricky part to blend into the mix. Because of that, there are many effects and...
Make a Perfect Kick Drum

Make a Perfect Kick Drum

  Besides bass, the kick drum defines the backbone of the rhythm in every musical genre. Today’s electronic music cannot exist without a solid pumping kick drum, so it is safe to say that the kick drum is a critical element of any dance track. Read the...
Side-Chaining Made Easy

Side-Chaining Made Easy

  There are many side-chain compressor simulation effects today that offer the benefits of side-chaining without compression. You can hear this effect on just about every top charting dance track of today. Producers apply it on multiple instruments, drums, vocals...