147: How To Use One Shot Drum Samples

On this show, we always talk about how to blend drum samples transparently with your real kit or how to program natural sounding MIDI drums.But what about the

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144: Building Arrangements With The Mix In Mind (Part 1)

Writing and arranging your songs properly so that they work, even raw, is essential. This will make mixing easier, more fun and way faster. Book a free feedback

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142: How To Identify Time Signatures And Note Values (Every Producer Needs To Know This) – With Thomas Krottenthaler

We got the following question from our coaching students:“How do you identify (drum) time signatures and note values? I want to get better and faster at figuring this

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138: Reviving The “Australian Rock Songwriter Sound” From A Home Studio – With Collidastate (Interview/Case Study)

On this Episode I'm talking to Graham and James from the Australian Rock Duo Collidastate.Book a free feedback call with Benedikt, the host of the show!Yes, they are

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133: The Vocal Effects We Use In Our Recording And Mixing Templates

Last week we talked about the importance of a good headphone mix for a singer. And that included using reverb and delay to make the vocals sound good

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130: How To Add Energy And Vibe Transparently With Parallel Compression

Parallel compression is one of those advanced techniques, similar to multi-band compression, side-chaining, etc. that sound like a magic bullet or secret ingredient to pro mixes.Book a free

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129: Master File Formats – What You (Don’t) Need To Worry About

Do you need different files for different streaming services and physical mediums or is it one master to rule them all?Book a free feedback call with Benedikt, the

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126: How To Prepare And Export MIDI Files For Mixing

If you want to make your life easier when mixing, give yourself more quickly available options in the mix without headaches and tedious setup work, or make sure

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118: Trevor Reilly (A Wilhelm Scream) – Behind The Scenes Of Making A Professional DIY Record

My guest on this episode is Trevor Reilly, the guitar player, (co-)producer/recording engineer and main songwriter in the band A Wilhelm Scream. I got to nerd out with

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109: Do You Have A Mixing Process? Here’s How We Approach Our Mixes.

Are you feeling overwhelmed every time you're starting a mix? Do you go back and forth a lot, constantly questioning your decisions?For a lot of self-recording artists the

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