You know the frustration – you’ve crafted a mix you’re proud of, rendered it out to a Wav or MP3 only to discover that it’s not nearly as loud as all your favorite music.

And no matter how good the mix actually sounds, if it’s not loud it comes across like, well, a home recording.

Good thing there’s a crazy easy (and fast!) way to get loud mixes in a pinch. Here’s how to do it.