EQ: Before or After the Compressor? | #mixing

I know this has been discussed all around, but I still see people with this question all the time. And I always answer: depends on the use. Let me explain (it’s pretty simple). I use EQ before compressing to reduce or eliminate frequencies that are not useful for that specific sound (for example, a low or…

Vocal Mixing – Dave Pensado | #mixing

Mixing vocals is one of the most difficult things for a mixing engineer, doesn’t matter the music style of the project. And that happens mostly because it’s the “instrument” most people pay more attention, so it’s really important to make it sound really well. Every mix engineer has its “tips and tricks” to achieve “that…