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What exactly is it about tape that gives it that 'magic'? Technically, tape distorts and can degrade the audio. Regardless, it remains a highly sought-after sound. Find out why, and get practical tips for applying tape saturation plugins in your mix.

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In this in-depth seminar filmed at the Abbey Road Institute in Paris, top mixer Yoad Nevo (Sia) shows how he achieves his world-class sound, including how to organize sessions for mixing, how to process vocals and drums, and more.

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Learn top 5 production techniques for in-your-face metal from producer/engineer Sterling Winfield (Pantera, Hellyeah), including a free download of Sterling’s personal plugin presets for powerful drums, vocals and guitars.

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How do you get your mix to translate onto a speaker as thin as a grain of rice? Learn how to make sure that when your mix is heard on a phone, earbuds or laptop speakers that all the instruments and important parts are there.

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FOH engineer Luis Irizarry (Luis Fonsi, Calle 13) mixed the latest tour by hip-hop artist Residente using the eMotion LV1 live mixer. We’ve asked him which mixing tools helped him keep the shows sounding spectacular and tight.

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Do you want your vocals to sound larger than life? Learn how to get your vocals to sound big, present, and in-your-face: whether you're working with a great recording or not. Regardless of the genre, learn to make them sound huge!

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Are you looking for new ways to earn a living off your craft as a producer or musician? Ever wondered how music makers get their work into ads, TV shows and movies, and get paid for it? Get 3 top tips for how to submit your music for sync licensing.

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Every mixer’s goal is to get to the final mix with maximum speed, without making too many rounds of revisions. Learn how to minimize the number of times you’ll export your mix: from studio acoustics to your mental game and more.

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Get exclusive access to a comprehensive guide on noise reduction by Emmy^®^-winning dialogue editor John Purcell. Learn how to spot noises in recorded dialogue and other audio, and learn why you should fix some and let others go.

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Get access to an exclusive, comprehensive noise reduction guide by Emmy-winning sound editor John Purcell. Learn how to control transient noises: the clicks, crackles, beeps, lip smacks, dolly squeaks and footsteps that may plague your recording.

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