Each musical genre has its own instrumental, compositional, and arrangement attributes which all require a different sensibility when mastering. Learn how different mastering techniques can help showcase these attributes.
Learn the key differences between single-band and multiband compression. Discover why multiband processing might be the best option for dynamic range control in your masters.
Audio mastering is the process of taking a mix and preparing it for distribution. Learn about the history of mastering, what it is, and why it's important for your audio.
What does it take to master your audio for iTunes, YouTube, and SoundCloud? Follow our best practices in the audio mastering process to prevent artifacts when the audio is compressed to MP3 or AAC.
Mid/Side (M/S) processing is a unique sounding way to process audio, whether mixing or mastering. Learn what M/S means and how it works.
Learn key drum production tips relating to the sound design, layering, mixing and tuning of your drums to sound powerful on club sound systems.
Learn effective audio mixing techniques to keep your mix tight and your instruments in check by focusing your mix with frequency ducking.
Learn how to design an epic "buzzing lead" sound with this recipe, taken from our step-by-step guide to the unique sounds possible with spectral synthesis.