March 22nd, 2017 by Jason Moss
They say first impressions are everything.
But today, it’s often not you, but your website that makes the first impression.
The bottom line: If your site isn’t up to snuff, you may be scaring off potential clients.
The good news is that crafting a top-tier site is easier than ever. Read more...
March 9th, 2017 by Jason Moss
Room acoustics can be a pain in the you-know-what.
You’ve got to pay attention to them if you want your mixes to sound great. But taming them often seems like a black art.
Sure—there’s lots of information about acoustics scattered across the internet. But most of it is misguided, impractical, Read more...
September 15th, 2016 by Jason Moss
As many large-scale recording studios across the country continue to close, the once quintessential path of an up-and-coming audio engineer is changing. Opportunities to “rise up the ranks”—from scrubbing toilets to helming an SSL in a traditional multi-room studio—are fading fast.
Over the past 15 years or so, shrinking budgets Read more...
April 29th, 2015 by Jason Moss
Depth, or front-to-rear dimension, is a crucial part of every great mix. Crafted well, it can make the speakers seem to disappear, immersing listeners in a three-dimensional world with the artist.
While you may instinctively reach for reverb to create depth, it’s not always the best tool for the job. Read more...
April 16th, 2015 by Jason Moss
When I first started mixing, I thought the only way I could improve a sound was to add something to it. I piled dozens of plugins and EQ boosts onto every track, and my mixes sounded muddy and undefined.
I soon learned that I could achieve even better results by Read more...