Ditch your drum shield! Here’s why…

Getting great sound in an untreated gymnasium is nearly impossible. So, why do we put the loudest instrument behind a highly reflective shield? Doug Gould (former Shure executive) joins us…

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Microphone Placement Tips

https://youtu.be/wNfLe3-2oqA When it comes to live sound your output is only as good as your input, and good mic placement can mean the difference between crisp, clear sound and a…

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Vocal EQ for Amazing Vocals

https://youtu.be/6z0k9WwuKoE Let’s face it: No two vocalists sound the same. However, that doesn’t mean that they don’t have a few things in common. James Wasem joins us to share a…

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Put this EQ on EVERY channel

A common mixing mistake is boosting the low end EQ. After all, we all want punchy sound! Turns out, you get a clean and powerful low end by cutting lows…

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How to Simplify EQ with James Wasem

Why do we make EQ complicated? For the beginner, EQ just seems so obtuse. But it’s actually really helpful. Sound is invisible, but EQ is interesting because it actually makes…

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The Most Important EQ Techniques

It doesn’t matter if you are a beginner or have been mixing for years, EQ is probably the most overwhelming thing on your mixer. But turns out, there are actually…

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