George Adams Audio

Music Technology

The 30 Minute Mix Challenge

Introduction  One major problem I’ve always had when it comes to mixing is knowing when to stop. It is too easy to get caught in the ‘tweaking’ stage, where you … Continue reading

March 9, 2015 · Leave a comment

My Top 5 Free Software Plugins

I should point out first that I strongly believe that the best way to improve your mixes is to get really good at mixing with your stock plug-ins. Whichever software you use … Continue reading

February 18, 2015 · 2 Comments

Fighting Against Phase

Recognizing Phase I was recording some electric guitar in the studio recently. I recorded the guitar on three tracks simultaneously. We took a feed from the D.I. box on one channel, … Continue reading

February 10, 2015 · 1 Comment

Quick Kick Drum Mixing Technique

Simple and Effective One technique that I use quite often when mixing Kick Drum is to increase the bottom end with a low frequency sine wave. Ideally, if the drum … Continue reading

January 31, 2015 · 1 Comment