Sometimes the best mixing decision is the one that no one will ever hear. Today’s tip is one such example. Those annoying sibilance “s” sounds will make your mixes sound amateur and you’ll be doomed before you even start, no matter how awesome the rest of the mix sounds.

Start De-Essing Today!

If you aren’t already using a de-esser plugin for your vocals then starting today you should always strap one on. There’s no excuse. This one simple plugin is easy to use and will get you one step closer to delivering a pro sounding mix. Trust me on this one.