Category: Mastering

Producing a song with free plugins only

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It’s been a while that I’m thinking about producing an entire song with just free plugins. I’m not talking about mixing and mastering only, I mean also songwriting: vst instruments, guitar and bass amp simulators, drum samples. I already did an entire mix using just free plugins, you can achieve very good results, free plugs …

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Judas (Helloween cover) – 5th Element

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This is some kind of “promotional post”, but I’d like to share with you my latest work of mixing and mastering: “Judas” (Helloween) cover played by 5th Element with me on bass guitar. This is a completely re-recorded and re-mixed/re-mastered version of the same cover we released under Epicus Records in 2012 on the “HelloRay” …

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Mid/Side Processing

BlueCat's Triple EQ

If there’s something I learned during last years is that mastering is a complex process, it can determine heavily your final results. Maybe you can think it’s just a matter of perceived “volume”, but it’s not like that. As well as being a tricky process, it need some particular skills that can be obtained only …

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My mix for the Feared Mixing Competition

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My mix for the FEARED mixing competition is online on Youtube! If you likt please share the video on your social networks and leave me a comment on Youtube! I decided to put a “challenge in the challenge” for this contest: I mixed everything using just free plugins, the result is in the video below. …

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