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    Inside Track: The Lathums ‘I’ll Get By’

    Secrets Of The Mix Engineer: Caesar Edmunds

    British guitar band The Lathums achieved the rare feat of topping the charts with their debut album. Mix engineer Caesar Edmunds was at the controls.

    Techniques . Dec 2021
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    John ‘Spud’ Murphy

    Producer & Engineer

    One of Ireland’s busiest producers, John Murphy applies his love of studio experimentation to noise‑rock and traditional folk alike.

    People . Dec 2021
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    Vocal Comping & Editing

    Piecing Together The Perfect Performance

    To transform multiple takes into truly great vocal tracks, you might need to look further than your DAW’s built‑in comping tools.

    Techniques . Dec 2021
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    Compression: What Do All Those Knobs Do?

    How To Make Compressors Do What You Want

    Dynamics processing is a core mixing technique, but it’s often misunderstood. We explain how to make a compressor do what you want it to!

    Techniques . Nov 2021
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    Fred Gibson aka Fred again...

    From Eno Apprentice To Brit Award-winning Producer

    Producer Fred Gibson (aka Fred again..) studied under Brian Eno and has worked with some of the biggest artists in the world. And his favourite microphone is the one built into his iPhone.

    People . Nov 2021
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    Inside Track: Rod Wave 'Street Runner'

    Secrets Of The Mix Engineer: Travis Harrington

    Rod Wave’s chart‑topping album Soulfly was not only recorded in hotel rooms, but mixed and mastered on the road too. Travis Harrington was the engineer who made it work.

    Techniques . Nov 2021
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    SOS MusicTools

    SOS MusicTools launches

    Music software download site launched by Sound On Sound

    SOS MusicTools is your new home for plug-ins/software downloads. Check us out!

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    Federico Vindver: Producer, Songwriter & Arranger

    Timbaland • Kanye West • Coldplay & More...

    His remarkable versatility has made Federico Vindver the go‑to collaborator for Timbaland, Kanye West, Coldplay and more.

    People . Oct 2021
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    How To Make It In K-Pop

    The Asian Music Market

    Successful songwriters and producers explain how to adapt your skills to the massive Far Eastern market.

    Techniques . Oct 2021
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    Inside Track: Måneskin ‘Beggin’

    Secrets Of The Mix Engineers: Alessandro Marcantoni

    Italian band Måneskin were unlikely winners of the 2021 Eurovision Song Contest, but even that couldn’t prepare them for what came next. Mix engineer Alessandro Marcantoni tells the story of their viral single ‘Beggin’.

    Techniques . Oct 2021
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    Mix Rescue: Kirsty Cooke

    Our Experts Transform Your Tracks

    There are times when a mix engineer needs to do more than just mixing — even if that takes you out of your comfort zone!

    Techniques Oct 2021
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    Mix Rescue: Kirsty Cooke | Audio Examples

    Hear For Yourself

    These audio examples accompany the Mix Rescue feature in Sound On Sound October 2021.

    Techniques Oct 2021
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    RECORDING TECHNOLOGY: Basics & Beyond 2021 front cover

    FREE eBook - RECORDING TECHNOLOGY: Basics & Beyond

    170-page FREE digital publication from Sound On Sound

    This FREE SOS guide introduces readers to the essential components of a modern recording system and explains the recording process in an easy-to-follow way.

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    Inside Track: Polo G ‘Rapstar’

    Secrets Of The Mix Engineers: Todd Hurtt

    Polo G could have worked with any superstar mix engineer on the planet. Instead, he chose relative unknown Todd Hurtt to mix his hit album Hall Of Fame.

    Techniques . Sep 2021
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    Remote Vocal-Ensemble Production

    We show you how to get great results from self‑recording singers.

    Techniques . Sep 2021
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    David Bottrill: Crown Lands 'White Buffalo' Track Breakdown

    VIDEO FEATURE

    Producer and engineer David Bottrill is legendary for his work with Peter Gabriel, Tool, Muse, Smashing Pumpkins and Staind....

    Techniques Sep 2021
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    The Monsters & Strangerz

    Songwriting & Production Team

    Pop writing and production today is a team game, and the Monsters & Strangerz are one of the hottest teams around.

    People . Sep 2021
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    Eddie Bazil - Production Engineer

    Colouring Drum Beats | Podcast

    Expert Production Tips

    In this episode, Eddie Bazil offers tips for creating a signature sound using sound design techniques and offers a range of suggestions on how drums can be processed.

    Techniques Sep 2021
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    Generations | Part3: Henrietta Smith-Rolla

    Key Figures From Electronic Music

    Producer, DJ and remixer Dave Clarke meets the innovative producer acclaimed both for her piano‑based film soundtracks and her techno music.

    People . Aug 2021
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    Mix Rescue: Adding Life To Sample-based Productions

    Rich Townsend AKA Samplehound

    We explore some ways in which creative mixing can add life to a sample‑based production.

    Techniques . Aug 2021
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    Four Tet / Kieran Hebden

    And Nobody Played Samplers...

    Producer Kieran Hebden, aka Four Tet, has been prolific during lockdown, not only finding new ways to make music but also to listen to it.

    People . Aug 2021

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