Mixing & Mastering Tutorial: BASS Sounds – EQ, Saturation, Limiting w/ Decapitator + Alloy 2

Dubspot Mixing & Mastering course designer Daniel Wyatt is back with the next episode of his video tutorial series Mix / Master. In this series Wyatt shares tips and techniques for improving and enhancing the quality of your final mixes, to help you get that polished professional sound in your productions.

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In the sixth and final installment of Dubspot’s Mix/Master video tutorial series, mixing and mastering guru Daniel Wyatt shares tips and tricks for applying saturation, limiting, and EQ on subbass and low frequency elements. Working with a sub-heavy moombahton dance track provided by Dubspot Mixing & Mastering graduate Meketrefe, Wyatt explains how to make the track richer and more dynamic using SoundToys Decapitator to add saturation and tasteful distortion and iZotope Alloy 2 for EQing, limiting, and shaping and enhancing the bass. These are universal techniques you can apply using plug-ins native to most host recording applications as well, including Ableton Live and Logic.

Transform rough ideas and basic compositions into dance floor bangers and sonically pleasing commercial-quality masters. Learn well-kept industry secrets of EQ, compression, panning, level balancing, reverb and special effects from platinum mix/mastering engineer, Daniel Wyatt, senior Dubspot instructor and course designer.

This program gives you everything you need to refine your tracks into a clear commercial-quality release, including special mixing and mastering techniques for dubstep, techno, house, trance, downtempo, hip hop, and the gamut of electronic music.

Science behind the art.

Investigate how to use key concepts and tools in your tracks, while paying special attention to techniques of metering and spectral analysis in order to apply science alongside the art.

Mixing & Mastering

What’s Included:

Mixing & Mastering Level 1: Mix
Mixing & Mastering Level 2: Modify
Mixing & Mastering Level 3: Master

“The videos were helpful and the chats were great. I expected a lot out of this course and I got it!” – Jon Yu, California

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