Chris Rabold has gone from selling T-shirts out of a van to mixing Bruno Mars' epic two-year 24K Magic tour.
The minimal arrangement of Ellie Goulding's unlikely New Year number one was underpinned by a rather less minimal mix...
Solutions to mixing problems can sometimes be found in your arrangement...
These audio files accompany my Mix Rescue article in SOS March 2020, featuring the song 'Muddy Water' by Dorothea Wessel.
Our engineer visits a reader's home studio to help improve his mixes, and shows that you can get great results from even the modest of monitors.
Luke Combs' anthemic songs have crossed over from the country world to top mainstream charts. We talk to the production team behind his massive hit singles.
Guest engineer Andy Brook discusses his approach to recording the legendary British rockers' 33rd studio album.
After unknown busker Tones and I teamed up with unknown producer Konstantin Kersting, she soon became very well known indeed!
Do your virtual acoustic drum parts never seem to work in the context of a mix? Here's how to fashion more natural and compelling results...
It might be set in the '20s, but Downton Abbey certainly isn't a silent movie! We talk to the team behind its state-of-the-art sound production.
Modern rap might be minimalist, but that doesn't mean it's easy to mix — especially when, as on DaBaby's Kirk album, the vocals were tracked in a hotel room.
With spill between instruments and bleed from backline and monitors, live-performance recordings present unique mixing challenges. At London's PLASA show, Miloco Studios' engineer Jamie McEvoy explained how to get a great result.
With spill between instruments and bleed from backline and monitors, live‑performance recordings present unique mixing...
Splitting out your stereo signals into separate Mid and Sides tracks can open up a world of creative options in your mix.
Joe Colmenero hit the big time with Lil Tecca — and one of the smallest mixes he's ever done!
Check out these audio files which accompany our SOS November 2019 Mix Rescue article about Stem-Mixing-Mastering.
Our engineer weighs up the benefits and pitfalls of a 'stems-only' approach to mixing and mastering an album for a self-recording band.
NF's The Search has revitalised hip-hop with its cinematic textures and arrangements. Longstanding producer Tommee Profitt was at the controls...
With 32 songs and more than two hours of music, mixing Chris Brown's album Indigo demanded stamina as well as talent!
Getting vocals to 'sit right' can require a lot more than setting the fader and applying EQ. We asked a number of engineers how they do it.
Lil Nas X's novel mash-up of trap and country provided an unexpected showcase for the talents of a leading vocal producer and mixer.
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