Chains and Presets

Watch how to get vocal ad-lib parts to accent the lead, adding energy and excitement to a track’s vocals in a smooth and natural way. Mixer & producer Sean Divine demonstrates his process, using chains of plugins in StudioRack.

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Watch how to mix layers of R&B background vocals so that they blend well together, working to lift and enhance the lead vocal without getting in the way. Mixer & producer Sean Divine demonstrates how, working with plugin chains in StudioRack.

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Watch how to give dry, unmixed R&B vocals a finished sound that sits well in the mix. Learn how to build a plugin chain, including what order to process in, how to add top-end sparkle and get a wider, fatter sound from a single vocal track.

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Grammy-winning mixing engineer Tony Maserati (Beyoncé, Jay Z, David Bowie) explains why the StudioRack plugin chain has become an integral part of his mixing workflow and why it makes mixing easier, faster and more efficient.

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FOH engineer Danny Evans (Elbow, 808 State, MC 900 Ft. Jesus, Homelife) shares his live Waves plugin chains for vocals, drums and bass.

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FOH and studio engineer Dave Aron (Snoop Dogg, 2Pac, Sublime) shares his live Waves plugin chains for drums and dynamics.

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FOH engineer John Cooper (Bruce Springsteen, Natalie Merchant) shares his live Waves plugin chains for vocals, drums, bass, guitars, keyboards and master buss.

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FOH engineer and PA mixer Andrew Fletcher (Grammy Awards, The Voice, Miss Universe) shares his Waves plugin chain for live dialogue.

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FOH engineer Brad Divens (Garbage, Bob Seger & the Silver Bullet Band, Jane’s Addiction, HIM) shares his live Waves plugin chains for vocals, drums, bass and guitars.

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FOH engineer Carlos 'Coco' Martinez (Ricky Martin, Ricardo Arjona, Luis Fonsi, Aventura & Romeo Santos, Ednita Nazario) shares his live Waves plugin chains for vocals, drums, bass, guitars and master buss.

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