Sometimes a musical bridge has the potential to feel crowded. From adding solos to using dynamic shifts, these five alternatives to a bridge are simple and effective.
Learn how to automate the EQ of your mix in different ways for bold and subtle gains alike.
The beat is the basis of rhythm and momentum in contemporary music. In this article, we’ll cover how beats are constructed and how to make your own.
Musicians and producers talk about stereo width in DAW-based recordings, but what about applying it to your synth recordings? Learn five ways to do so in this post.
There are many benefits to using parallel compression, but like all techniques, there are also pitfalls. We list six along with tips to sidestep them.
Mixing reference tracks are indispensable. Hear four of the best chosen by a seasoned engineer, and visualize their frequency balance with help from Tonal Balance Control.
Learn to stand out from the crowd by recording your own unique samples and editing them in the DAW to create truly custom-made playable sampled instruments.
Writing to a title is a tried and true technique for inspired, interesting, and cohesive songwriting. Here, we dig into the details of how to do it right.
It’s easy to overcomplicate sound design. In today’s article, we create an FM bass patch using only sine waves and common processors.