How To Make The Most Of Logic's Channel EQ Plugin

Learn the fundamentals of EQ as well as some of the hidden tips and tricks you'll need to know to get the most out of Logic Pro's powerful Channel EQ processor.  

Equalization or EQ is one of the most fundamental types of processing you will do as a music producer. It's at the heart of shaping and polishing any sound or mix. And Logic has some excellent bundled EQ plugins - the most accessible of which is its powerful Channel EQ module. In this short video from the course Logic Pro X 201: The EQs and Filters, Joe Albano explores the Channel EQ and shows you exactly how it works.

Logic Pro X 201: The EQs and Filters

Joe begins by explaining the fundamentals of how EQ works, and how altering the gain of specific frequencies affects the overall tonal balance of any audio you apply it to. He then walks you through the different controls - such as Q, or width, levels, frequencies and more, using practical examples to demonstrate how EQ can be used to shape and sculpt a sound. He also reveals some of the key commands, hidden features and shortcuts that can help you work faster and more efficiently when using the Channel EQ in Logic. 

For much more on Logic's EQs - including its other bundled models - and filters, be sure to check out the full course using the links below.

Watch the course Logic Pro X 201: The EQs and Filters in the Ask.Audio Academy | macProVideo | Ask.Video

Hollin Jones was classically trained as a piano player but found the lure of blues and jazz too much to resist. Graduating from bands to composition then production, he relishes the chance to play anything with keys. A sometime lecturer in videographics, music production and photography post production, Hollin has been a freelance w... Read More


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