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Avoid Panning Mistakes With This Monitoring Advice
Bunching up your sounds in the stereo field can cause serious mixing errors, but it might be happening because of poor monitor placement. Joe Albano shows you the solution.
Mar. 7, 2019
Double Your Pleasure: Doubling Mixing Tricks
Doubling is a relatively simple yet effective trick for creating depth, richness and interest in an arrangement and a mix. Joe Albano shares his top tips for doubling up.
Jun. 14, 2018
Stereo Image Mixing in Logic Pro X
Logic Pro has some excellent tools for stereo imaging that go way beyond simple left / right panning. Joe Albano explains how to take advantage of them to make more creative mixes.
Jun. 5, 2018
Use These Stereo Imaging Techniques To Create Interesting Synth Pad Textures
Adding movement and effects to your pad sounds can really enhance a track by introducing more life and motion to the body of the music. Here's how to do it in any synth.
Sep. 4, 2017
5 Mistakes To Avoid For Stereo Image Processing When Mixing
Playing with the stereo field of your sounds can be a creative mixing technique. But as Joe Albano explains, there are some pitfalls you'll need to avoid.
Mixing & Mastering
May. 6, 2017
Mid / Side Processing In Logic Demystified In This Short Video
If you've ever wondered what exactly M/S processing in Logic Pro is and what it does, this video and course will answer all your questions!
Apr. 20, 2017
Add Character To Your Music Productions With This Simple Mono To Stereo Tip
Playing with stereo effects can really help to add depth and space to your tracks. Here's an example of applying the technique to a guitar part.
Feb. 24, 2017
Stereo Microphone Recording Techniques
Stereo mic'ing can add depth and vitality to your productions. Joe Albano explains the various different techniques and which ones you should use.
Feb. 17, 2017
This Stereo Spreader From Klevgränd Turns Mono Tracks Into Natural Sounding Stereo Tracks
If you want to transform a mono recording into a convincing stereo track or widen the stereo image of an existing stereo track on iOS or in your AU/VST supporting DAW then check out Klevgrand Haaze.
Nov. 14, 2016
Review: Stereo Savage by Plugin Boutique
We're not going to beat around the bush with this one. If you're looking for a stereo widening mixing plugin then Stereo Savage from Plugin Boutique is well worth your time and money. Here's why.
Aug. 29, 2016
Review: Levels by 29Palms, Mixing & Mastering Just Got Easier?
29Palms have come up with an ingenious plugin. Levels is designed to analyse what's wrong with your mix and help you fix it in a very visually attractive way. Joshua Casper puts it to the test.
Aug. 3, 2016
Panagement Advanced Binaural Panner Wants To Control Your Music Space
We haven't heard much from Auburn Sounds for six monthsand now we know why. Auburn tell us Panagement, an advanced spatialisation mixing plugin, is their most exciting plugin to date.
Jun. 23, 2016
5 Mistakes To Avoid When Mixing Vocals
When it comes to mixing vocals, the devil is in the details—here are 5 mistakes to avoid when blending vocal tracks into an arrangement.
Jun. 13, 2016
12 ways to Stereoize and Control your Mix in Ableton Live
Learn how to control the stereo dimension of your Ableton Live mix thanks to this in-depth tutorial from The Sound Tutor. You can also work through and download the included project on Splice.com.
The Sound Tutor
Apr. 28, 2015
Creating Stereo From Mono Tracks In Logic Pro X
Most times you'll record instruments in mono to a single channel, but sometimes you may want to beef these up in the mix and create stereo versions. Here's how, in Logic Pro X.
May. 26, 2014
Stereo Panning Effects: UA RE-201 Space Echo
What's better than using one UA emulation of Roland's infamous Space Echo units on a track? Two, of course! Rich Tozzoli takes you through some tips and tricks for Universal Audio's RE-201.
Oct. 20, 2012
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