In this final part of a three-part series of free video tutoirals for Pro Tools Expert, Technical Editor James Ivey continues the explanation of his mix process of the song "Hold On" by UK based band Voltaire.
Production Expert contributor, author and sound guru Eddie Bazil has released his latest title 'MixBus Strategies.' This is what he says about the new book/video series;
MixBus Strategies: The Definitive Guide For Producers offers over 180 pages of production secrets that will help both beginners and more experienced producers and mastering engineers alike, accompanied by a massive collection of before/after audio examples, screenshots and supplementary videos.
An important difference between the attitudes people seem to have to software vs hardware is that while we demand endless flexibility from plug-ins we are often happy to have a piece of hardware which does one thing well, sits on the mix bus and gets used on everything. Are there any plugins which are like this? Character plug-ins which make everything sound better all the time? I think there are. Here are five plug-ins which I think come close to being that elusive “betterizer”.