If you mix hip-hop, you’ll find yourself often having to mix rap vocals. Sometimes you’ll get a great raw recording. Other times you’ll get a vocal that has ample room for improvement. Sometimes you’ll need to ask someone to rerecord their vocals. Mixing Rap Vocals, the video tutorial series by engineer Matthew Weiss, gives you
You want to learn how to mix hip-hop, mix rap and mix r&b so you gotta know the lingo. Today we answer what is a stem. a stem is a single element of a multi-track production
You can’t escape who you are. You can lock it away but everyday it’ll fight to get out. The legendary YOU prepares itself to emerge while you struggle with the YOU everyone else thinks you should be. Thankfully, some people overcome the struggle and everyone else benefits. One such person is Chicago-based singer, producer, and
They say there’s six degrees of Kevin Bacon separation between every one in the world. After being exposed to video after video of Soul Khan laying waste to unsuspecting battle rap “opponents” by my cousins I was surprised to get a DM from @WillieGreen1, an engineer (and talented producer) who’s worked with: Soul Khan Cannibal
Some time ago I bought, learned from, and reviewed Joe Gilder’s Understanding EQ video series. To put it mildly, Understanding EQ was the best money I’d ever spent to improve my mixes. When I told my friend about the Understanding EQ videos, he got it and the Understanding Compression videos. The next piece of production
Something wasn’t quite right. The drums were hitting. Snares were crisp. Vocals were clear. Yet the song was boring. If you’ve ever felt like this, read on for 3 ways to make your mix interesting.
You want to learn how to mix hip-hop, mix rap and mix r&b so you gotta know the lingo. Today we answer what is a delay. a delay is an echo