5 Tips For Making Better Sounding Drums

5 Tips For Making Better Sounding Drums

I think it is true that one of hardest elements to mix and process are definitely the drums. Luckily, nowadays there are various tools that can help you to mix your drum sounds. A huge palette of different compressors, equalizers, special dynamic tools like transient...

Noise Gate

Introduction   An audio effect called noise gate can be regarded as an expander with a slope of -∞. With this feature, the effect results in total muting of the signal below the chosen threshold. As already deduced from its name, the basic application of noise...

VCA Compressor

What are VCA compressors?   VCA (stands for voltage controlled amplifier) compressors are perhaps compressors with the fastest response of the attack and release parameters. They are usually cheaper than tube or optical compressors. VCA’s also tend to have...