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How To EQ Indian Instruments In The Mix Like A Pro

In this quick tutorial with screen-shots, you’re going to learn how to equalize Indian instrumental loops to get your tracks sounding polished like the professionals. These starting point settings are commonly used by Bollywood and Punjabi music producers.  But first:  The EQ tips you’re going to learn involves techniques referred to as HIGH PASS and …

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PARALLEL COMPRESSION

How to properly do parallel compression for dance music

[Updated 2020] Parallel compression, aka New York Compression, can give you a big, punchy sound. And that is probably why you’re here right? You are trying to make your track sound powerful and big like your favorite producers but just don’t know where to start. You’ve arrived at the right place.  This tutorial will help …

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Vocal Thickening Technique

Make thick, fatter vocals with this technique if you have only one recorded vocal take. Take your vocal track and duplicate it 2x.  You should have 3 channels of the same vocal. To achieve this effect, each vocal channel will be panned differently. Left (L), Center (C), Right (R) Step 1: Label each channel as such: …

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Compression For Mixing 101: Add Life to your tracks

What the compressor effects: the volume. Once the compression is correctly applied, it instantaneously adds life to the track from vocals, drums to synths. What you should know about compression: Compressors actually LOWER the volume of the sound. How much the sound is lowered is determined by the compressors “threshold” setting. If the sound exceeds …

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