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Unlock remarkable tips and tricks for improved recordings in your studio. Unusually great for beginners and professionals.

Unlock remarkable tips and tricks for improved recordings in your studio. Unusually great for beginners and professionals.

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United States

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Unlock remarkable tips and tricks for improved recordings in your studio. Unusually great for beginners and professionals.

Language:

English


Episodes

The Difference Between Corrective EQ And Sweetening EQ - What You Need To Know

9/30/2022
Chris and Jody divide and conquer the subjects of corrective EQ and sweetening EQ. What is the definition of each? Where do we approach each style of EQ? What is the process value of each style of EQ? All this is discussed and more. Don't forget the Friday Finds that we found this week for you!

Duration:00:30:31

How To Use Music Theory To Become A Better Producer (And Mix Engineer)

9/23/2022
Chris and Jody weigh in on the concept of knowing music theory. Should a producer, a musician, a mix engineer know music theory? Will it help or hinder the situation in the studio? How about the writing process? Are there pitfalls to dealing with artists that don't know music theory? It's also not unlikely that there will be some nonsense discussed.

Duration:00:34:59

Inside the World of ’Bad’ TV, Music Composer Mike Greene

9/16/2022
Chris and Jody (with their kinda fun podcast) sit down to chat with songwriter, producer, VI maker extraordinaire - Mike Greene. You've likely heard Mike's handiwork on "bad" TV shows or some artist's records. Or maybe you've heard of his VI company Realitone. We go deep with Mike and find out what makes him tick. Plus we learn a rather interesting connection between him and David Bowie. Find out what we learned!

Duration:01:35:55

Learn How To Become A Master Compressor User

9/9/2022
Chris and Jody open up some windpipes on the methods of learning how to hear what compression is doing. Covering the controls of a normal compressor, to extreme settings that should really accentuate what it's doing to a signal. Plus a few more little tricks to the trade that we've used to learn to hear what a compressor is doing and use it to your advantage. It's also not unlikely that there will be some nonsense discussed.

Duration:00:28:47

The Return Of Side Chain: What Is The Best Way To Use Side Chain In Your Mix?

9/2/2022
Chris and Jody delve into the depths of side chaining. We discuss what it is, and various ways it can improve your mix. Plus what types of methods we make use of to effectively incorporate side chaining to create movement and change in a mix.

Duration:00:28:32

How To Get Warmth In Your Mixes, From Recording To Post

8/26/2022
Chris and Jody are filling the pool with warmth. Diving into the subject of how to get warmth in your mixes. Should you get warmth in your mixes and what methods do we use to achieve that warmth. From mics, to plugins, to mojo, we cover it in here. Put your swim suit on and follow along.

Duration:00:31:55

Mid Side EQ: A Step-by-Step Tutorial of the Important Stuff

8/19/2022
Chris and Jody unfold the murky waters of Mid-Side EQ. Talking about where concept stems from and what is different about now in the modern DAW world. We explain the nuts and bolts of how it works in stereo. Why we might want to use Mid Side EQ and some possible pitfalls from using it. We even talk about some of our favorite plugins to use for EQing Mid Side situations. It's also not unlikely that there will be some nonsense discussed.

Duration:00:29:08

How to Organize Your Music Files Like a PRO: Insider Secrets from Successful Mixers

8/12/2022
Chris and Jody discuss their methods of file management and choosing how to deliver them to clients. What files go where, what method of delivery works best. Do we leave the storage of sessions on the client or do we take charge? We also talk about how we store files. It's also not unlikely that there will be some nonsense discussed.

Duration:00:37:26

The Eye On The Prize With Reuben Cohen: How To Become A Mastering Engineer

8/5/2022
Chris and Jody involve the incredible Reuben Cohen in an amazing interview. We trek thru his early beginnings and dive into multiple stories. The eye on the prize about being a mastering engineer. How he started out building a business and mastering some of the biggest songs in the last decade. What gear can he not live without. Plus what did have to do with Metallica, Pharrell, Distinto, and movie soundtracks? Don't forget our Friday Finds. It's all here. It's also not unlikely that there...

Duration:01:21:02

The M7: A Deep Dive Into One of the Most Iconic Modern Reverb Units in Music Recording History

7/29/2022
Chris and Jody jump into the pool of the Bricasti M7. A deep dive into one of the most iconic modern reverb units in music recording history. They tackle the history and timing of the M7; like who made it and where they came from. Plus do their abnormal review of the controls that make the unit work, and discuss some of the favorite uses of the M7 reverb. It's also not unlikely that there will be some nonsense discussed.

Duration:00:26:17

How To Use A De-Esser Effectively In Your Mix

7/22/2022
Chris and Jody do a non-sexy look into the arena of de-essers. The specific mixing tool that few like to think about until they are in dire need of fixing sibilance in a vocal or something harsh in another instrument. How do they operate? What do they do? What are our choices for awesome de-essers? You'll have happier ears after this episode. It's also not unlikely that there will be some nonsense discussed.

Duration:00:29:06

Cleaning Up Multi-Tracks - How to Make Your Multi-Tracks Sound Awesome

7/15/2022
Chris and Jody plunge into the waters of getting multi-tracks prepped for doing a mix. What are the steps we take to clean up individual tracks for vocals, guitars, bass, drums, virtual instruments, orchestral instruments and more. The idea of how we get things ready for mixing and for recording engineers to give to mix engineers. It's also not unlikely that there will be some nonsense discussed.

Duration:00:37:04

Lexicon 224: Deep Dive Into One Of The Most Iconic Reverb Units In Music Recording History

7/8/2022
Chris and Jody jump into the pool of the Lexicon 224. A deep dive into one of the most iconic reverb units in music recording history. They tackle the history and timing of the 224. Plus do their abnormal review of the controls that make the unit work, and discuss some of the favorite uses of the 224 reverb. It's also not unlikely that there will be some nonsense discussed.

Duration:00:29:08

How To Make Your Mix More Dynamic

6/30/2022
Chris and Jody waltz in to the subject of how to get a mix to move and breath. What kind of techniques we use to get some life, sparkle and splashes to invigorate your mix. All in the name of being able to keep a listener's interest in the song beyond the mundane. It's also not unlikely that there will be some nonsense discussed.

Duration:00:33:36

The Empirical Labs Distressor - Get A Ton Of Great Quality Sounds With This One Little Device

6/24/2022
compressor that was designed from the ground up to emulate a couple other super classic compressors. The end result is a compressor that became a classic in it's own right. We delve into the history, the models, and breakdown the controls. Then we explain what it's good for. It's also not unlikely that there will be some nonsense discussed.

Duration:00:35:03

What is Headroom? (And Why It’s Important)

6/17/2022
Chris and Jody squeeze into the subject of recording headroom. Talking about what it is and why it's important to be consciously aware of. They bring up what the ideal sweet spot of headroom is for a mix and how it is important to get right before sending a mix off for mastering. It's also not unlikely that there will be some nonsense discussed.

Duration:00:32:19

What Happens at NAMM Doesn’t Stay at NAMM

6/10/2022
Chris and Jody give a recap and rundown of the NAMM Show 2022. If you're not familiar with what NAMM is, we explain. What did we see? What did we like? Who might we have bumped into? What gear blew our minds? What did we drool over? It's all in here for the 2022 edition of the NAMM Show. It's also not unlikely that there will be some nonsense discussed.

Duration:00:41:44

Neutron Explained: How To Get A Clean Mix In Minutes

6/3/2022
Chris and Jody get a sneak preview look at Neutron by iZotope. We break down the modules involved in the new version and explain the nitty gritty of how this very modern channel strip can help your mixing. Very flexible and tons of permutations mean you have the means to really dial in a mix. Mix like a star, a Neutron Star!

Duration:00:35:24

How to Use New Gear - Do You Need It?

5/27/2022
Chris and Jody jump into the muddy waters of how to approach using new gear. Should you be using it on everything? Do sleigh bells belong in every song? Are you buying gear for a want or a need? All this is brought up and so much more. It's also not unlikely that there will be some nonsense discussed.

Duration:00:35:35

New EQ Technique for Electric Bass: How to Boost and Cut with your Ears!

5/20/2022
dive into the world of EQ for your electric bass tracks. We walk thru the various areas of the audio spectrum. The sub, the fundamental low, the low mids, the upper mids and air. Plus we offer up various thoughts on each area on cutting or boosting and why. Don't forget our Friday Finds and… It's also not unlikely that there will be some nonsense discussed.

Duration:00:34:59