Learn a Complete Mixing Method
Covering the Entire Mixing Process
You have Waves plugins—now, discover how to use them to fine-tune your productions. Marc Mozart has mixed projects for Lil Wayne, DMX, Busta Rhymes, and many more—now, he teaches his favorite mixing techniques, based around Waves plugins.
This comprehensive e-book presents a complete methodology of mixing—from preparation to delivery—that covers the technical, artistic, and personal aspects of mixing. It’s a must-have.
A Treasure Trove of Practical Knowledge
Start Your Mix with the Fundamentals
Set up your speakers, room, add bass traps, and tune your basic room acoustics. Then, find out how to manage all the elements of your mix, and prepare for the mixing process, before you even start moving the faders.
Transform Your Tracks
Shape drums and bass to create a solid foundation, do drum replacement if needed, use proper gain-staging to avoid distortion, and build a lead vocal chain to highlight the most important part of any mix—the vocals.
Add the Right Sonic Spices
You’ll find out how to obtain the best results from EQ and dynamics, apply parallel processing theories to practical use, and add dimension and depth to your productions with ambient processing like reverb.
Finish with a Flourish
Add final touches with automation, to create the ideal mix. Learn about the magic of the stereo bus, and the best plugins for processing the final mix. Print stems, master, and archive—then deliver your music.