Your Mix Needs Headroom (And 3 Ways To Get It)

One common mistake I see home studio owners make is not leaving enough headroom when they mix. If you want your mix to sound its best then having enough headroom is critical. Today I’ll explain what headroom is, and show you three ways to get more of...

My Top 5 Recording & Mixing Tips

To commemorate us hitting 500,000 YouTube Subscribers on the Recording Revolution Channel… I’ve put together a video on my top 5 recording and mixing tips. Now if you’ve been a part of the Recording Revolution for a while, you’ll probably know a couple of...

Mix the Most Important Instrument First

Which instrument in your mix is the most important? The vocal? Drums? Guitars? In this video I share what I personally think is the most important instrument and then show you why you should mix that instrument...

Vocal EQ Preset (3 Steps)

How should you EQ vocals when mixing? Well every vocal is different so the lame answer is “It Depends”. However I have a go-to vocal EQ preset that I use on EVERY vocal I mix and you can set one up yourself in just 3 simple steps. Consider this vocal EQ...

How To Make A Living In Royalty Free Music

There are so many ways to make a good living in music these days. One of my students, Matt Hylom, has turned his songwriting, playing, and recording skills into a full time income stream as a producer of royalty free music (i.e. backing tracks for videos). In this...