"Music Mixing"Music Production Tutorials by SoundBetter Members

Preparing your tracks for mixing

Mixing Engineer SSL I am often asked about how to prepare and send tracks for mixing by another...

Backstage Secrets with Mark Needham


This article shares insights from a Backstage Secrets workshop with...

Are we in sync?


The topic of this article may seem self-explanatory and barely warranting an...

4 Ways Mixing Metalcore is Different than Mixing Rock (And How to Get it Right)


Mixing aggressive music is an entirely different skill set now days than...

The Top 4 EQ Mistakes I See In The Home Studio




I want you to get better mixes with the gear you already have.

And one piece...

What I look for in a mix before mastering

I often hear the same few questions asked when it comes to mixing with the...

Reference songs and how to use them

Inspiration.

It comes in many forms. As a feeling. A mindset. A way of life....

Five common mistakes made when sending your tracks for mastering

1. Don’t export your mixes too loud

Clipped Waveform Loud is good right? We understand you...

New Style of Equalization with New Software tools

It seems like I am a little old school. I like analog gear,  I want my...

How to prepare your tracks for mastering

In this short tip'n trick I will try to focus on preparing your work for...

20 Recording And Mixing Tips That Will Make Your Life Easier

  1. When mixing live drums, copying the snare drum to a new unprocessed channel...

5 Mixing tips that have helped me in the past


1. Always set out your goal in the beginning of the mix session. Listen to...

Composing Music for TV and Radio Commercials: An Introduction

If you are a studio owner or session musician chances are you’ve already...

10 Ways To Be Dangerous… In a good way.

As producers, mixers, engineers, and artists, we’re all living in a world...

Dynamic Plugin Essentials Glossary - Logic Pro

After becoming tired of all the different sources to look through, even user...

Thumb_pc_demo_081013Adventures in Parallel Compression

If you have grasped the basics of PC, then here I explore some further...

Recording vs Making a 'Record'

If you’re brand new in this business or even a seasoned pro, there’s no doubt...

How to prepare the mix for the mastering process?

During the mixing process strive for the best sound you can get

without using...

Thumb_06_lsb#06 lead vocal processing - delay, delay-verb (german)

how to processing lead vocals with delay and delay-verb

Binaural Audio

Natural or Processed?

These days the recording and mixing process usually...

Delay in the mix. Analoge, Tape, Digital - How to use + Tips and Tricks

What is a Delay?

A delay is an audio effect which plays back a part of an...

Thumb_mixing_vocals_basic_tutorialMixing vocals, basic tutorial

An overview about how to mix vocals and what tools needed for a good sound.


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Thumb_05_lsb#05 lead vocal processing - eq, compression (german)

how to processing lead vocals with eq and compression tricks

Thumb_02_lsb#02 widen mono track with low/highcut (german)

make a mono track wider with low/highcut!

Thumb_04_lsb#04 widen mono track with reverb (german)

make a mono track wider with reverb!

Thumb_03_lsb#03 widen mono track with delay (german)

make a mono track wider with delay!

ProTools / Logic Session Exchange

 This just keeps coming up....a band member wants to do some overdubs in...

Thumb_m.i.d.i_sync_tutorial_with_pro_tools__moshae_beats_M.I.D.I Sync Tutorial with Pro Tools

    Here is a quick tutorial on how to M.I.D.I.SYNC your Roland...

Thumb_creating_unusual_guitar_soundsCreating unusual guitar effects in Melodyne

Forget about pedals... from this video you will learn how to create unusual...

Thumb_jake_cleaning_uoOrganizing a Protools Session -Pre Mixing

Organizing  a Protools Session -Pre Mixing.

Labeling, consolidating,...