Mixing Music: 4 Rules You Should Know When to Break
Mix engineers are often taught to follow some hardline rules. However, a time and place exists for these rules to be broken when mixing music.
5 Ways Inter-plugin Communication Streamlines Audio Mixing
Inter-plugin communication allows plug-ins talk to each other across a mix. How does this benefit modern audio mixing? We look at examples within iZotope’s Music Production Suite 2.
8 Essential Tips for Editing Vocals
From learning where to make the cut to using fades judiciously, explore eight simple yet effective tips for editing vocals before starting to mix audio.
7 Simple Life Hacks to Make Audio Production Easier
Audio production can be a grind, but it doesn’t have to be. In this article, we cover seven ways to waste less time and work more efficiently and productively.
10 Common Uses for Audio Restoration in Mastering
iZotope RX is not just great for post production and forensic applications. This audio restoration software is great for mastering, too!
6 Top Songwriting and Music Production Trends of 2018
From rhythms that don’t pound you on every downbeat to the decline of the notorious millennial whoop, explore the top songwriting and music production trends of 2018!
5 Non-Musical Skills All Producers Need to Have
The music industry has changed a great deal in the last ten years, and along with it, so have the necessary skills required to become a successful music producer. We consider non-musical skills all producers need today.
The Fundamentals of Vocal Pitch Correction
Learn the fundamentals of vocal pitch correction to easily tune vocals with tools like Nectar 3 and Melodyne 4 essential.
John Nathaniel on Mixing "Native Tongue" by Switchfoot
Read how Switchfoot producer and engineer John Nathaniel used iZotope plug-ins like Ozone and Neutron on "Native Tongue."