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Grammy, Tony and Olivier Award-nominated sound designer Peter Hylenski (Frozen, King Kong, Motown, Rock of Ages) shares 7 tips for large-scale musical theater, from mixing to working with actors to immersing the audience in sound.

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Do you want to improve the sound quality of your podcast productions? In this comprehensive guide, learn how to record and mix great-sounding podcasts: with clarity, vocal presence, warmth and professional-quality sound.

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How do you make a mute, emotionless, silent killer one of the most terrifying movie monsters of all time? We asked members of the sound team behind the 2018 reinvention of Halloween how they shaped the return of Michael Myers.

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Learn the different types of compressors and when to use each one while mixing. In this guide, we'll level out which compressors are which: VCA, FET, Optical, Variable-Mu and digital compressor plugins; increase your threshold of compression knowledge!

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Learn how, in 10 easy steps, to mix massive, powerful synth basses to cut through the mix and rattle your subwoofers. By using specific techniques with EQ, sidechain compression and selective blending, you can craft an earth-shaking synth bass for any application.

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Grammy-nominated producer/engineer Kevin Churko (Disturbed, Five Finger Death Punch, Ozzy Osborne) discusses working with some of metal’s biggest bands and shares personal insights on mixing everything from death-defying guitars, powerful drums and screaming vocals to the delicate ‘Sound of Silence.’

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Learn to improve your mixes and your workflow by creating well-organized DAW sessions and effective mix templates. Save time by adopting some of the best practices, allowing you to avoid getting lost in the technology while creating your best work.

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Learn 12 vital steps for turning a raw bass guitar recording into the finished, rock-solid foundation that your mix deserves. From phase alignment to leveling, compression and EQ, this step-by-step guide will help get subs shaking and heads bobbing in no time.

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Are you mixing a session with more doubled layers and stacks of harmonies than you can count? Learn how to manage a large wall-of-sound mixing session with ease, making a super-dense arrangement sound clear and impactful—instead of a cluttered mess.

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What's the difference between saturation, overdrive and distortion? Find out, and learn how to enhance your whole in-the-box mix by adding warmth, excitement and getting mix elements to sparkle and stand out.

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