Learn Mixing and Mastering

  • How To Master A Song

    In this article, you’ll learn the essential steps of how to stereo master a song. This guide can be applied to any genre of music and will give you...
  • How To Jump To Your Reference Track Using A MIDI Controller

    When making music, you want to stay in your creative flow. Even so, i’s important to compare how your track is shaping up against a reference track...
  • How To Use Music From YouTube, Spotify, and Apple Music As A Reference Track

    As the music consumption model moves from ownership to streaming platforms, producers are left with fewer reference tracks in their library to chos...
  • How To Make Sure Your Master Sounds Better Than Your Mix

    Mastering can change the sound of your mix both subtly and dramatically. In either scenario, you want to be absolutely sure that the changes are p...
  • How To EQ During Mastering in 2020

    Sculpting the sound of your master can be difficult. But the truth is, a little bit of EQ can sonically transform a rough mix into a professional-s...
  • Tips for Mastering Pop Music

    Perhaps more than any other genre, pop music may be the most difficult to master. It requires you to balance powerful lows with glistening highs, p...
  • Mastering vs Stem Mastering: What's the Difference?

    In recent years, stem mastering has skyrocketed in popularity. Unless you’re signed to a label, it isn’t always viable to hire someone to do a full...
  • How To Approach Mastering Different Genres

    When it comes to mastering, there’s no one-size-fits-all approach. Every genre of music has its own defining characteristics, and a good mastering ...
  • Tips for Using Mid/Side EQ While Mastering

    Mid/side EQ lets you adjust frequencies in the center of a stereo track separately from the sides, which can be an extremely useful technique for m...
  • What to Listen For When Mastering

    Mastering is one of the most important stages of the production process. It’s where you finalize your mix and apply the finishing touches. It’s als...
  • 7 Tips for Mastering if You're Not a Mastering Engineer

    While it would be great to hire a world-class mixing and mastering engineer to finish off all of your productions, the reality is, most of us do it...
  • How To Use Different Kinds Of Heavy Processing To Improve Presence And Punch In Your Mix

    In this video, Mo is going to show you how to use different kinds of heavy processing to improve presence and punch in your mix. He will also look...