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The Thrillseekers interview

by Plugin Alliance

We recently caught up with Steve Helstrip of The Thrillseekers, and talked about his creative process in the studio.

Mixing It Up with Andrew Scheps

Mixing engineer/producer Andrew Scheps explains enhancing guitars with vocal tools, saturating single frequency bands and the plugins he grabs when a mix needs some love

Craig Bauer’s Mixing Process

by Craig Bauer

I really like leaving a mix overnight so that I can get a fresh perspective with fresh ears the next morning.

Three Less Obvious Enemies of Originality

by Julius Dobos

Brian Eno once said: “What you need are fewer possibilities… that are more interesting. It’s not more options that you want, it’s more useful options”.

Mixing Loud Without Destroying Dynamics

by Craig Bauer

Need to present a mix to a client that is as loud as commercially available mastered tracks in a pinch? Craig Bauer offers us tips on how to get this done.

An Introduction To Dynamics: Limiting

In this installment we’ll be taking a first look at limiting. We've already delved into the subject of compression and limiting really is the next logical step.

An Introduction to Dynamics

Although most of us use a dynamics processor, in the form of a compressor or limiter, in every session it’s always good to go back to basics and get to grips with what’s