From microphone choice and placement to signal chain, tuning, and much more, read fifty-seven essential dos and don’ts of vocal production.
It’s bound to happen: you toil over an audio mix for hours, but it still doesn’t work. These practical and psychological tips are designed to get you out of the inevitable mix rut.
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.
Learn how to maximize your EQ efficiency so you can work on other aspects of mixing and spend more time being creative.
Get some tips for mixing powerful, locked-in bass for your tracks, using EQ, harmonic distortion, and compression
Learn how to enhance the piano's role as a background instrument in the mix through some stylized mixing approaches.
Learn how to balance the low-end sound of the bass with the drums in your mix using Alloy 2's versatile EQ as well as some vintage exciter tricks, and some contrasting compression approaches.
Trying to match the sound and EQ of two clips recorded in different environments can be challenging. Fortunately, the new EQ Match module—available only in RX 4 Advanced—can help!
Dave Moulton talks about spectral management with iZotope.
Dubstep pioneer and multiple-GRAMMY winner tightens up his mixes with Ozone and loves to mess around with Trash.
The aggressive production schedule for the Oprah Winfrey Network would make most sound mixers flinch. Fortunately, J.R. has RX.
A producer-turned-radio host for BBC Radio's The Record Producers, Steve battles common noises both in and out of the studio with RX.