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What’s The Difference Between Mixing And Mastering? Mixing Vs. Mastering

What’s The Difference Between Mixing And Mastering? Mixing Vs. Mastering

What’s The Difference Between Mixing And Mastering? One of the most frequently asked questions throughout music production communities is “what is the difference between mixing and mastering?” Many times the two words get thrown around like they’re the same thing, and as confusing as it might appear throughout music production forums and other “producer hangouts” [...]

February 26, 2013 Ayron Thelen
Ayron Thelen
Audio Mastering, Mixing and Effects, Music Production 5

What is a Sound Limiter?

What is a Sound Limiter?

What is a Sound Limiter? A guide covering the basic use of sound limiters for beginners. Sound 101: Before I get right into what a sound limiter is and how to use it, I’d like to start with a very simple understanding of sound in general. As you probably know sound is actually waves of [...]

February 2, 2013 Ayron Thelen
Ayron Thelen
Mixing and Effects 0

Common Sound Processing Effects

Common Sound Processing Effects

  General Audio Processing Effects A brief explanation of the most frequently used audio effects and processing methods. Sound Equalization Equalization is the process of boosting or cutting certain frequencies in a sound. This can be done with both hardware and software “Equalizers”, and typically involves either a parametric equalizer, graphics equalizer, or rolloff (high [...]

January 27, 2013 Ayron Thelen
Ayron Thelen
Mixing and Effects 0

Sound Reverb Guide – What is Reverb?

Sound Reverb Guide – What is Reverb?

2infamouz Sound Reverb Guide – What is Reverb? “Bouncing Off The Walls” Guide to Sound Reverb Part 1: Before you start throwing crazy reverbs on all your tracks, it’ll help to understand what reverb is. Reverberation (reverb) is basically hundreds of variations of the same sound reflecting back off of surfaces in a room. If [...]

January 19, 2013 Ayron Thelen
Ayron Thelen
Mixing and Effects 1

Sound Compression Guide – A Totally Different Way of Understanding Compression

Sound Compression Guide – A Totally Different Way of Understanding Compression

A Totally Different Way of Understanding Compression Written by ‘Dacalion’ from illmuzik A new approach to learning sound compression. The target audience of this article was hiphop producers, but the information in it can apply to all genres. Part 1: In the past we’ve seen a lot of different articles and videos explaining what compression [...]

January 18, 2013 Ayron Thelen
Ayron Thelen
Mixing and Effects 0

What is a Sound Equalizer?

What is a Sound Equalizer?

What is a Sound Equalizer? An in depth guide to sound equalization. I. What is a Sound Equalizer? II. Using Sound EQ in Your Projects III. Different Types of Sound Equalizers IV. Forming a Good Audio Mix V. Instrument Specific Equalization “Learning which frequencies to boost and which ones to cut can completely transform your [...]

January 18, 2013 Ayron Thelen
Ayron Thelen
Mixing and Effects 5