For our first podcast we explain how to best prepare your session for mixing: gain staging, filtering, bus routing, master bus, Q&A and more mixing tips.
On this episode you will learn about:
– Mix preparation
– Bus routing
– Setting up parallel compression
– Preparing the master bus
– Master bus compression (pre-mastering)
– Common mistakes
– Best practices
00:25 – Introduction
02:02 – Starting a mix
05:18 – Bus Routing
08:00 – Parallel channels
10:08 – Filtering
15:30 – Bus compression
17:26 – Q&A fill
16:12 #1. What is the most recurring error that producers do in tracks regarding mixing? I mean the thing for which you damn composers everyday.
22:40 #2. Being Newly introduced to electronic music and different types of synth, how crucial is it for a producer to be technical enough to create every sounds from scratch and not use presets?
24:12 #3. Summing box on a budget
25.56 #4. Best technique to mix the vocals without keeping the overall music low so that the vocals also stand out
27:28 #5. Which single pice of gear would you recommend adding to a simple DAW home studio that can hep acquire a loud punchy warm mastering of my mixes?
29.01 #6. How does the rhythm edit option work?