Mix an Entire Song Start to Finish
Mix an Entire Song Start to Finish - Part 1 Mix an Entire Song Start to Finish - Part 1
June 8, 2010
Part 1 deals with using the drum kit.
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Mix an Entire Song Start to Finish - Part 2 Mix an Entire Song Start to Finish - Part 2
June 8, 2010  
Part 2 works with kick & snare drums, toms, and floor toms
Mix an Entire Song Start to Finish - Part 3 Mix an Entire Song Start to Finish - Part 3
June 8, 2010  
Part 3 overviews hi hat, cymbals, overheads and ride, as well as mixing the entire drum kit.
Mix an Entire Song Start to Finish - Part 4 Mix an Entire Song Start to Finish - Part 4
June 8, 2010  
Part 4 shows panning the drum kit from an audience perspective for a right handed drum kit, also learn about compressing & equalizing the bass guitar track, and leveling the bass & drums together.
Mix an Entire Song Start to Finish - Part 5 Mix an Entire Song Start to Finish - Part 5
June 8, 2010  
Part 5 explores guitar tracks, plugins, (such as a stereo widener) equalizer, and reverb - learn leveling the guitar tracks alongside the drums and bass.
Mix an Entire Song Start to Finish - Part 6 Mix an Entire Song Start to Finish - Part 6
June 8, 2010  
Part 6 works with lead and harmony vocal tracks using compression, equalizer, reverb, stereo widening, and leveling the two against each other. Finishes up with leveling the two against the rest of the mix.
Mix an Entire Song Start to Finish - Part 7 Mix an Entire Song Start to Finish - Part 7
June 8, 2010  
Mastering the entire song using compression, equalizer, and reverb for global effects, also learn to trim audio objects, fade and export.
Mix an Entire Song Start to Finish - Part 8 Mix an Entire Song Start to Finish - Part 8
June 8, 2010  
Here's the final mix as rendered to mp3 for distribution. Of course the youtube stream takes the quality down so download the song from the link in the video. Download the Mixcraft project file and mix this song yourself!