Should you use a transient shaper or a compressor? From drum loops to synth leads, we examine six times a transient shaper just might beat a compressor.
2-Minute Tips is a video series that teaches you quick mixing techniques using iZotope’s mixing, mastering, and music production plug-ins.
Subtractive EQ—the process of eking out unwanted frequencies from an audio source—can give producers and audio engineers immediate results mixing audio. In this post we provide seven tips for how to use it.
One of the most popular questions those mixing music ask is, do you need a subwoofer? We consider the important stuff, like: what are you planning to mix? What’s your room like? Do you have neighbors?
What is a submix? What are some ways you can use them in your music production and mixing? In this blog we cover a few ways to set up submixes, from the simplest to the most grandiose.
Studio monitors are some of the most important pieces of a home studio. In this guide, we cover types of monitors and the best options for a DIY home recording setting.
Learn practical mixing tips for panning music, starting on an instrument-by-instrument level and expanding into more complex audio panning concepts.
This list of ten common delay mistakes mixing engineers make is meant to educate, not reprimand. So if you find yourself guilty of some of the following, don’t worry—we all have.
There are many benefits to polishing vocals before mixing the music. In this piece we explore why a polished vocal requires less mixing, the creative and psychological benefits, and more.