When it comes to keeping a mix dynamic and interesting, we tend to forget about changing the sound of our drums within a song. But that is a fantastic way to keep the listener’s attention. Imagine if your drums instantly went from full, clear, and polished to raw, gritty, and punchy?

Back To The Room Mic

Remember a couple of days ago when we over-compressed our room mic(s) on the drums? Yeah, it’s time to pull that back out of the hat and make it the star of the show. Today’s 5 minute video shows you how to take advantage of the tracks you already have and turn your drums inside out: no plugins needed!