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Not a mastering engineer? No problem. Consider these ten tips your guide for getting a great master on your own, no matter where your expertise lies.
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Crucial drum mixing techniques to help you figure out where to start, how to think, and what to listen for while you’re building the important rhythmic foundation of your recording.
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iZotope’s DDLY Dynamic Delay plug-in can be used on drum tracks to create a wide variety of unique effects. View this tutorial to learn how.
DDLY’s ability to sync grain playback time to the tempo gives it the unique ability to generate wild textures while still keeping things locked down to the rhythm.
Take your guitar tracks to another dimension with iZotope’s DDLY dynamic delay plug-in. Learn how to create unique guitar delay effects with these tips and tricks.
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