Part 10 of 31 – One of the easiest ways to make impact with your drums is to take advantage of panning. Like narrow? Awesome. Like wide? Great. How about both?

Make An Impact

Mixing is all about impact. And one simple and effective to way to create impact is to automate your drum overhead panning through the mix. Start with a narrow panned overhead in the verses and then open up the panning wide in the chorus. It’s subtle but it will open up the mix in a tangible way.