Category: Mastering

Frequency analysis

Ear training is all important in the field of recording! This being said, frequency analysis tools have a role to play. To start, there are certain frequencies, on each extreme of the sound spectrum, that do we do not hear, that have no musicality, that impact the quality of playback. And, even though our trained…


LANDR – Mastering for the rest of us?

Montreal’s MixGenius has just recently launched LANDR, an online automated mastering solution. Let it be said: mastering is often overlooked or missunderstood by home studio owners. Our productions rarely make it to vinyl or CD format, why bother? And we have mastering plug-ins to fight the loudness war, right? Well, my experience shows that using…