MIXDOWN

ESSENTIAL BASICS SESSION LESSONS

Learn the mix tools & techniques to get that big, wide, LOUD, professional sound.


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PRESET PACK

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Drop them on your channels, save time EQ’ing and hear your mix snap into focus. You get presets for beats, basslines, kicks, snares, synths, keys and even vocals.


SIDECHAIN COMPRESSION

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Learn how to get that tight, locked-in low-end mix to make your kick drum EXPLODE through the speakers.


MASTER CHANNEL FX LESSON

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For exporting your own mixes without completely crushing them to death. Get the secret weapon to make your tracks sound world-class.


 

COMPRESSOR SETUP PROCESS

LEARN TO really HEAR what the compressor is doing

Trying to wrap your head around the concept of compression? De-mystify this essential mix tool and learn the settings that make the kick drum hit hard every time. Start by learning to read the VU meters.

 
 

SIMPLE MIXDOWN STRATEGY

it matters what you do first.

Want a simple workflow to make better mixes? It gets a lot easier when you have a recipe for what to do first, last and in the middle. Get some help with this 10-Step Guide to the Mixdown Process.

 
 

8 Great Mix Tools

ARE YOU NEW TO mixing?

Get to know the standard audio engineering tools that you'll find in every studio & inside every music production DAW, so you can put them to work on your tracks.

This quick 2-page PDF gives you a list of the most essential Ableton plugins to use in your mixdown — with Pro Tips on why we need them. I use these on every single song I mix.

 
 

EQ: FIND THE SWEET SPOT

make each sound pop out in the mix

Learn what the basic types of EQ's are and get some Pro Tips on how to use them. We need to get a good balance of frequencies in the final mix. Want some help finding the right spot to boost and cut each sound? Download the "EQ and Filter Types Guide".