My Top 3 Guitar Plugins

I’m a guitar player and I’ve mixed my share of guitars over the past 20+ years. What I’ve learned is that to make the guitar sit just right in the mix requires giving guitar tracks their own sonic space in the mid-range. To do this I use 3 specific...

My Top 3 Mix Buss Plugins

I’m a huge fan of top down mixing – where you put plugins on your mix buss (master fader) and mix through them. And over the years I’ve used a bunch of different plugins to help sculpt my mix in that way, but over the past year or so I’ve found...

My Top 3 Plugins For Lead Vocals

Wanna know what I’m using on my lead vocals when I mix? While I actually have used quite a few different plugins over the years, there are 3 that have become go-to plugins for 90% of my vocal mixes. In today’s video, I show you exactly what I’m using...

How To Prepare To Record A Song

When it comes to recording, do you just wing it? Do you come into your home studio, flip on your computer, fire up your DAW, plugin in a microphone, and just GO? Well starting today, I want you to approach recording with a bit more intentionality. I want you to...

Get Multiple Mixes Done Faster

Do you have a lot of mixes to get through right now? Perhaps you’re mixing your latest EP or album – or you even have some client work to finish up. Well then you know mixing can be a beast. Mixing one song is hard enough, but mixing multiple...

Let’s Talk About Loneliness & Depression

With most of the world a few weeks into quarantine… It’s right now where the initial motivations we had for this time period start to die down. And whether we want to or not, feelings of negativity, loneliness and isolation can start to creep in....

Where To Spend Your Money In Music

Right now we’re all trying to be smart about how we spend our money given the circumstances, so let’s talk about where to best invest our money when it comes to our music. Especially considering just how much crap we could possibly buy! In today’s...