Inside The Mix

You gotta mix with courage!

One of the main reasons people don’t have pro-sounding mixes is that they treat the tracks like delicate china. In this video, I’m sharing how I executed my vision for Emery’s “I Don’t Know You At All,” giving you some insight into how you can make more fearless moves in your mixes.

Making An Old Mix Better! Counterparts ‘Prophets’ – 10 Years Later

I was messing around with one of my original Counterparts mix sessions for “Prophets,” and I decided to hit record and share this with you. This video moves fairly quickly through some powerful mix changes, so it might feel a little advanced to some, but just for fun, here’s how I would improve my mix […] 
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Inside the Mix – INTERVALS: Mixing Rhythm & Lead Guitars for Metal

By popular demand! This instalment of Inside the Mix dives into my session for Intervals – “Mata Hari.” This is an instrumental guitar-driven record, so we’ll look at: How to smooth out & tighten up the rhythm guitars with minimal processing How to get the lead to cut through the mix and stay upfront My […] 
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Inside the Mix – RIVER OAKS Part 2: Compressing acoustic guitars

Here’s another peek inside the mix for “Let You Down” by River Oaks (Shane Told of Silverstein). In the first video, I walked through my EQ techniques for the acoustic guitars.  In this video, I show you the rest of the chain – the compressors. Counterparts Counterparts – 10 Years Later Forevermore Intervals River Oaks […] 
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Inside the Mix – RIVER OAKS (Shane Told): EQ on acoustic guitars

Here’s a peek inside the mix for “Let You Down” by River Oaks (Shane Told of Silverstein). This video walks through how I used EQ on the acoustic guitars to put them up-front in the mix and create the acoustic-driven rock vibe. Watch more mix videos from my discography: Counterparts Counterparts – 10 Years Later […] 
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