6 Mistakes To Avoid When Mixing With Compression

The compressor is perhaps the most used of the dynamics (and other categories of) plug-in types when mixing and producing music for corrective & creative processing. Here's 6 mistakes to avoid.  

Joe is a musician, engineer, and producer in NYC. Over the years, as a small studio operator and freelance engineer, he's made recordings of all types from music & album production to v/o & post. He's also taught all aspects of recording and music technology at several NY audio schools, and has been writing articles for Recording magaz... Read More


Tony N
Much thanks Joe. Your article is well written and the tips are very valuable.
Joe A
Thanks Tony, glad the piece was helpful..
Love the great articles, but the click through format is a major hassle.
This could be a one-page article (like other ask-audio articles) - the "six tiny slides you have to manually page through" remind me of clickbait sites.
J. David
Great article! Thanks
Jeff B
I second Mark D's comment. It's taken all weekend to load this article (not my connection, it appears to be the site) only to find it's a 6 page article. Regardless, thanks for the tips!
Joe A
Thanks guys, I'm glad you found the article helpful! (I hope the new click-through format they're trying out isn't too off-putting).. ;-)

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