The Key Aspects Which Make a Great Mix

The Key Aspects Which Make a Great Mix

One important thing to keep in mind about music is that it’s quite subjective. If you make music for an audience, remember that others will likely have a different perception than you. They might pick up different aspects of a track from the ones you wanted to...
5 Things to Avoid When Using an EQ

5 Things to Avoid When Using an EQ

Not using EQ in the right way can quickly turn your mix into something ugly. In our next tutorial, we will focus on five common mistakes that can happen when using an EQ. As a result of these, a track’s quality and the separation of its instruments can be...
Filters of an EQ And How To Use Them

Filters of an EQ And How To Use Them

An EQ or equalizer is designed to add or remove frequencies of the audio spectrum. Certain EQ’s can be more precise than others, allowing you to eliminate problematic frequencies surgically. Others will add or remove wider frequency bands that allow you to be a...
Tame Harsh Frequencies With SmartEQ2

Tame Harsh Frequencies With SmartEQ2

Taming harsh frequencies of live and modulated instruments is a common process in mixing and audio processing. Instruments with a lot of dynamic content, such as modulated pads, can be notoriously difficult to blend in a mix. In many situations, the standard EQ simply...