Getting a piano to sound natural can drive an engineer a little crazy sometimes, but natural isn’t always the sound we’re going for.
Talking with an engineer that brings a rock approach to country music with credits for George Strait, Trisha Yearwood, Waylon Jennings, Dire Straits & more.
Considering the findings of two college researchers who have analyzed 60 years of #1 hits to find out what makes them golden the eyes of the public.
Eliminate the seven characteristics of an amateur mix and you’ll be surprised just how good your song can sound.
Preparing for the mix allows for a more comfortable and efficient mixing session that minimizes mistakes and hassles.
Examining a few basic concepts to create space and depth to recorded tracks to enhance the mix.
Examining a variation of the spaced-pair, developed by Decca Records, as compromise between stereo pair and multi-mic arrays for orchestral recording.