Tag archive for ‘Pro Tools Tutorials’
By MusicTech.net On Thursday, May 14th, 2015
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Pro Tools Tutorial: Cutting Edge Production Techniques – Serial Compression

Serial compression involves the use of two or more compressors placed in a single signal chain one after the other. Mike Hillier goes with the flow… For this tutorial you’ll need the Project Files – More...

By MusicTech.net On Friday, April 10th, 2015
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Pro Tools Tutorial: Cutting Edge Production Techniques – Custom Channel Strips

Mastering your EQ is essential in removing unwanted frequencies from your mix. Mike Hillier figures out which to choose, and when to use them… High-end analogue channel strips, including those found on many More...

By MusicTech.net On Tuesday, March 10th, 2015
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Pro Tools Tutorial: Cutting Edge Production Techniques: Aligning Multi-Track Recordings

When it comes to recording with multiple mics there’s one aspect that you may not have considered. Mike Hillier looks at how to keep your tracks in line… Recording a drum kit is a complex task. It often More...

By MusicTech.net On Wednesday, January 28th, 2015
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Pro Tools Tutorial: Cutting Edge Production Techniques: Know Your Reverbs

Reverbs come in all manner of shapes and sizes, and picking the right one is crucial. Mike Hillier reflects on what makes the perfect space… Reverbs are back in fashion, and in a big way. After what seems More...

By MusicTech.net On Wednesday, January 7th, 2015
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Pro Tools Tutorial: Cutting Edge Production Techniques – Delay Based Effects

Delay is a crucial tool, and it can be used for far more than just producing simple echoes. Mike Hillier plays with time… Delay is one of the fundamental effects we can apply. A short slapback can thicken More...

By MusicTech.net On Tuesday, November 4th, 2014
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Pro Tools Tutorial: Cutting Edge Production Techniques – Processing The Returns

Effects sends don’t have to end with the effect itself – there’s still plenty of scope for more sonic manipulation. Mike Hillier returns to the scene… Watch any experienced mixer and you’ll see they More...

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By MusicTech.net On Tuesday, September 30th, 2014
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Pro Tools Tutorial: Cutting Edge Production Techniques – The Multiple Buss Method

Mixing into a single stereo buss isn’t the only approach. Mike Hillier looks at how to work with stems and multiple busses… The stereo buss techniques we looked at last time get a complete overhaul in this More...

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By MusicTech.net On Saturday, September 13th, 2014
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Cutting-edge Production Techniques: Mixing Into the Stereo Buss – Continued

    Next stop With the compressor in place before performing any rides you will find that, as you push up, at some point it stops rising as quickly and the compression starts hitting harder, bringing More...

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By MusicTech.net On Saturday, September 13th, 2014
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Pro Tools Tutorial: Cutting-edge Production Techniques – Mixing Into the Stereo Buss

Stereo buss processing can push your mixes forward at breakneck speed. Mike Hillier straps in for the ride… One of the most common problems we come across is a confusion between how to use the stereo buss when More...