Sometimes the simple act of false limitations can open up your mind to incredible growth in your craft as a mix engineer.

For example, what if you could mix your song and use only 10 plugins? Not just 10 types of plugins but 10 actual plugins!

Which ones would you use? On which tracks? And why?

As silly as this challenge sounds, there are 3 distinct lessons you can learn if you do this experiment at least once in your life. And these lessons will make you a much better mixer, no matter how many plugins you prefer to use.

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