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Waves MixCentric – A all in ONE KNOB tool for balancing your mix?

27th April 2016 - Review

I already had a look on Voice Centric, which Waves produced in collaboration with Greg Wells. I liked the concept and the sound behind this little plugin. MixCentric continues this series, so let’s see whether it can keep up with the sound.

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Getting into depth – set some accents with simple reverb mixing

24th June 2013 - General

Talented mixing engineers use various dimensions to place their sounds. They find the right place for each and every element in the frequency range and stereo spectrum to avoid clashing sounds and to create a nice full mix. Instead of just focusing on left and…

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Ears vs. Technology – Are we overanalyzing?

16th June 2013 - General

Analyzer Tools and a lot of other software and plugins have made a producer’s life much easier. Complex analyzing and metering solutions enabled even a realtime 3D view of your work. All these parameters can turn your production into some kind of science with rules…

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Make your mix clear and simple – Sub Mixes in radio imaging

7th April 2013 - General

Hi guys, it’s Andre. Working with audio has become more and more comfortable in the digital age. There’s no need to worry about the number of used tracks. Just slam in your audio and create more tracks if needed. An increasing number of tracks might…

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Turn up the bass or how to screw your mix

1st February 2013 - General

Hi guys, it’s Andre. Radio Imaging is all about the creative use of music, sounds and voices in a maybe 30 seconds long piece of art. Coming with an idea and export this into a 30 seconds Promo is one thing. Finishing this off with…

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Become a Pro Tools DJ – Andre’s Production Diary Part 27

30th July 2011 - General

Hi guys it’s Andre. It’s now my 27th week as volunteer at Bentztown Studios in Stuttgart. Do you know what really sucks being an Old School DJ still using vinyl? It’s not the exorbitant prices for vinyl, the heavy cases you have to move to…

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HELP! My voice needs to stand out MORE in the mix or THE Cutting Through Experience

10th November 2010 - General

These days hit music is mastered as never before. Louder, richer, more powerful and with (almost) no dynamic. Sure this depends on the format you are working for and if your station plays Stairway to heaven in an endless loop – no need to read…

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