Posts with tag mastering-tips

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Mastering Your Music? Here's How To Avoid A Common Limiter Mistake

Understanding why clipping happens and how to avoid it when working with mastering tools can really save your bacon. Joe Albano shows you how it's done.

A Practical Guide To Working With Low Frequencies In iZotope Ozone 9

Watch this FREE course to learn how to take control of the bass end of your masters, and much more about iZotope's powerful new mastering suite.

A Quick Guide To Mastering Tracks For Free With Audacity

Audacity is completely free, cross-platform and can be used to record, mix and master music. Joe Albano reveals how to master your tracks for no cost.

How To Prepare Your Mix For Mastering In FL Studio

Prepping your mix for mastering is essential to getting a great end product. In this short video, learn the steps you need to take to make sure you get it right.

Why You Should Use Reference Material When Mastering In Cubase

Matching the sound of your favourite commercial tracks can be easier than you think if you take the right approach to mastering. Matt Hepworth shows you how in this short video.

Review: IK Multimedia T-RackS Tape Machine Collection

IK takes you back to the heyday of rich, warm sound with this new collection of 4 classic tape machines recreated in software. Hollin Jones took them for a spin...

Some Points Of Potential Confusion Regarding Modern Mastering Level Practices

Mastering for all of today's media and streaming services can sometimes seem like a maze. Luckily, Joe Albano is on hand to guide you through it...

These Essential Level Metering Skills Take 5 Minutes To Learn

Is there a single metering standard you should be using, and are the loudness wars really over? Find out in this quick video explainer from Joe Albano.

Reason Mastering Rig V4: The TS-1 Time Slider In Action

Shift the timing of any audio part to create a looser or more urgent feel, all without touching a clip on the timeline. Mo Volans explains how.

CD Baby Offers Online Automated Mastering Using CloudBounce

Singles are a more important format than ever and now CDBaby and CloudBounce have teamed up to provide seamless online mastering directly from your dashboard.

The History Of Mastering Explained From Tape To Pro Tools

Why is mastering necessary, and how did it change with the move from vinyl to digital? Joe Albano reveals all in this short video.

NLE Releases Studio One 4 - Mastering Essentials

Learn about Studio One's powerful mastering tool set and follow practical examples of mastering in different genres with this comprehensive, 20-video course.

Dr. Shiver Reveals The Most Common Studio Mistakes In This Video

Taken from his full length MasterClass which is available to stream for free right now, Dr Shiver discusses the most common mistakes people make when they come to him for mixing and mastering.

Why You Should Do Your Mixes And Masters In PreSonus Studio One

This special feature in Studio One 4 means much less running around if you need to change your mixes before mastering. Josh Carney explains how it works.

5 Essential Tools For Mastering

Confused about mastering? Here are 5 essential things you will need to make your finished tracks sound their best.