Why Are You Not Better at Mixing?

mixing Aug 14, 2018

Hello Friends & Students!

Some people wonder how I decide what to write in this weekly blog. Where do I get my ideas from? Well, to be completely honest I get the ideas mostly from reading all the e-mails I receive on a weekly basis. I receive anywhere from 3-5 emails per day from my supporters asking me various questions and when I see a pattern of the same type of question I tend to address the topic in a blog post like this one!!

This week I want to address something that I think a lot of newbie mixing engineers tend to forget. There are a lot of my students who feel that they are not becoming better at mixing and mastering fast enough. I mean, they purchase one of my training products and watch them, sometimes watching them several times. Then they work on their next project and they sometimes feel like they have not made as much improvements in their mixing chops as they would have liked. They are looking to go from an absolute beginner to a pro after watching one 3-hour...

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10 Tips to Achieve a Better Mix

mixing Aug 07, 2018
 

This weeks blog is a video that is taken directly from the MIXING MADE EASY VOL 1 Series. This was the last section I filmed for the series and I thought these mixing tips would benefit everyone so I am sharing it with you.

If you want to see the entire series, which is 7 hours in length and has 9 video sections; then go to the "Made Easy Courses" page on this website and pick up your copy!

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Universal Audio System - What's Involved to Get Started?

gear / plugins Jul 31, 2018
 

I get asked all the time on my You Tube channel about Universal Audio and why I like them so much and most importantly, how do I get started and what is involved with the hardware. So, I created a "system overview" video explaining just that. It's a bit long but worth it if you are considering upgrading your plugins to the U/A platform.

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Achieving a Great Bass Sound in Your Mix

mixing Jul 24, 2018
 

Here is something that a lot of new engineers don't take the time to achieve. a lot of mixes that people send me the bass guitar is usually lacking. So here is a few ideas to help you achieve a great bass sound!

 

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Using Tape Emulation Plugins. Which One to Purchase?

gear / plugins Jul 17, 2018
 

I get asked a lot by newbie's about which should be the first analog style plugin they purchase. I always tell them the same thing......get yourself a tape emulation plugin. I think these plugins add the most "bang for buck" as far as adding warmth to your digital signal.

 So in this video we compare a few different tape plugins on the master bus. Listen for yourself and if you don't have a tape machine plugin, go get one!

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Want to Become Better at Mixing?? - Here is Some Advice

mixing Jul 10, 2018
 

I received a couple of e-mails from new students this week and they were asking for some overall advice on how they can become better at mixing. Well, my first response was to  all the MADE EASY SEREIS products! That will get you there for sure, right?

Even though that would help for sure, I also referred them to a video I made a while about about this exact topic so I wanted to re-share it in the blog as I know a lot of you are new to reading my blog and you may have never seen this video before. Check it out and let me know what your thoughts are.

 

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Career Tips For Studio Owners - 6 Tips to Getting Your First Clients

studio business Jul 03, 2018
 

Well, if the number one question I receive is.......

"How do I make my studio a full time business so I can quit my day job"

 Then the 2nd most popular question has to be.....

"How do I go about getting my first paying client"?

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Career Tips For Studio Owners - Tip #4 Setting Goals

studio business Jun 26, 2018
 

Staying with the career tips for another couple of blog posts, this weeks tip is so important. Setting goals and reviewing those goals and even changing your goals from time to time as your career path changes is critical as well. Anyway, here is a video all about setting goals!

 

 

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Career Tips For Studio Owners - Tip # 3 Investing in Your Craft

studio business Jun 19, 2018
 

This week and for the next few up-coming, I want to share these videos with you as I know that so many of you own a home studio and maybe you are recording other people as a hobby or even part time and making a few bucks! The number 1 question I get from people is

 "How do I make my studio a full time business?". 

So I created a short video series to show you just how I did that and here is the 3rd video of that series. Hope you find this tip helpful!

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Career Tips For Studio Owners - Tip # 2 We Love Our Day Jobs!!

studio business Jun 12, 2018
 

This week and for the next few up-coming, I want to share these videos with you as I know that so many of you own a home studio and maybe you are recording other people as a hobby or even part time and making a few bucks! The number 1 question I get from people is

"How do I make my studio a full time business?". 

So I created a short video series to show you just how I did that and here is the 2nd video of that series.

Hope this is helpful! Come back next week to learn more!

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