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Recording, Honing Your Craft

Dec 23, 2019 06:00 AM

Gary Gray

How to Make Your Mixes Sound Great in Every System (Part 1)

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This article originally appeared on TuneCore.

 

For part one of this two-part series, click here.

The Ultimate Guide to Purchasing Your First Mic

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The microphone world is drenched with options. Should you get a condenser or a dynamic mic? What pickup pattern should it have? How do you know which one fits your recording setup?

Lucky for you, I’ll answer all of those questions in this post. 

Recording, Honing Your Craft, mixing

Dec 2, 2019 06:00 AM

Gary Gray

How to Make Your Mixes Sound Great in Every System (Part 1)

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This article first appeared on TuneCore.

 

When I first started learning how to mix, I was told time and time again that I needed to work on making my mixes sound great in every sound system. To this day, I still see this goal being sought by many artists, producers and engineers. I also see it being taught widely. However, if you stand back and look at what that goal attempts to accomplish, you may discover something very interesting.

What 'Fundamental Frequencies' Have to Do With Recording a Great Song

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What are “fundamental frequencies”? And why are they important?

Great questions! Let me answer them. Here’s why you need to know about them in order to record a great song.

You Can Make a Professional Song with $0

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This article originally appeared on Soundfly.

 

It’s true. You can make a song that can hang with Charlie Puth’s or Avicii’s on a Spotify playlist. And you don’t have to spend a single penny.

That’s right, I said no money. Zippity. Nada. $0. Here’s how you can do it.