Free Plugin - Waves H-Comp

Waves H-Comp is FREE this Cyber Monday

From now through Cyber Monday you can get the Waves H-Comp Hybrid Compressor for free. That’s right. FREE. This is the second of two free plugins that Waves have dropped in the past few days. The first free plugin was the fantastic transparent vocal de-esser plugin Sibilance. I really hope that everyone reading this was Read more about Waves H-Comp is FREE this Cyber Monday[…]

Waves Sibilance (Free Plugin)

Waves Sibilance is FREE for Black Friday

Waves Sibilance is a new transparent vocal de-esser plugin that is free this Black Friday weekend!  This is a fantastic de-esser plugin that allows you to de-ess vocals in a very natural and organic sounding way. Sibilance features the following: Clever, fast, powerful de-esser specifically designed for vocals and voiceovers Smooth, glitch-free removal of harsh ‘s’ Read more about Waves Sibilance is FREE for Black Friday[…]

[Blog] 4 Tips for Overcoming Writer's Block

4 Tips for Overcoming Writer’s Block

Writer’s block.  It’s something that happens to the best of us.  And when it happens it can be hard to get out of that creative rut.  So if you are musically struggling to create something new here are four tips that will help you get back in the grove and back to writing music. 1. Read more about 4 Tips for Overcoming Writer’s Block[…]

[Blog] What Music Producers Can Learn From Avicii

What Music Producers Can Learn from Avicii

Tim Bergling (better known by his stage name Avicii) passed away on April 20th, 2018 at the age of 28.  He was an influential music producer who helped push the Electronic Dance Music genre to the forefront of the music world.  And even though he died young he was still able to impact the music Read more about What Music Producers Can Learn from Avicii[…]

Audio Track Defaults in Ableton Live 9

Audio Track Defaults in Ableton Live 9

Whenever you add a new audio track to a session in Ableton, by default, it is completely blank and free of plugins.  If you find yourself adding the same plugins to each new audio track then setting up your audio track defaults will definitely save you some time.  In this video, I will show you Read more about Audio Track Defaults in Ableton Live 9[…]

Mastering with Waves VU Meter

Mastering with Waves VU Meter

The Waves VU meter is designed to help you set proper levels for recording and mixing.  And even though this plugin would normally be used for mixing and recording, it can also be used for mastering. In this video, I will be demonstrating how you can use the Waves VU meter as a loudness meter Read more about Mastering with Waves VU Meter[…]

[Blog] Free Plugin - Soundtoys Little Plate

Free Plugin – Soundtoys Little Plate

Soundtoys Little Plate is a warm, rich, and spacious plate reverb plugin that takes inspiration from the original EMT 140 plate reverb.  For a limited time, you can get this great sounding reverb plugin for free!  If you need to hear it in action, here is a demonstration of the lush sound of the Little Read more about Free Plugin – Soundtoys Little Plate[…]

[Blog] Eventide - Equivocate

Free Plugin – Eventide EQuivocate

The EQuivocate is a new EQ plugin from Eventide Audio & Newfangled Audio.  For a limited time, you can get this plugin for free! Perfect for mixing and mastering, EQuivocate’s auditory filters and match EQ functionality make it incredibly powerful, simple to use, and natural sounding. EQuivocate uses filters which are modeled on the human Read more about Free Plugin – Eventide EQuivocate[…]

[Blog] Free Plugin - Ozone Imager

Free Plugin – Ozone Imager

The Ozone Imager is a free stereo imaging plugin from iZotope Inc.  This plugin is based on the stereo imager module from Ozone 7.  And while this standalone version may be slightly stripped down, it still offers the same high-quality stereo imaging as the full version. The Ozone Imager has a simple and easy to Read more about Free Plugin – Ozone Imager[…]

[Blog] Three Tips for Getting Better Mixes

3 Tips for Getting Better Mixes

Looking to become a better mixer or have better-sounding productions?  No matter what level you are at I believe there is always room for growth and improvement.  If you are like me then you are always looking for new and different ways to improve your workflow and create better-sounding mixes.  Over the years I have Read more about 3 Tips for Getting Better Mixes[…]