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How to EQ


Does anyone know of any other great videos of how to eq? Here is a great lesson on how to EQ (or at least one of the ways to...

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mikeg.lazer 1 week ago
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I started a thread the other day featuring a great video on EQing...

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mikeg.lazer 1 week ago
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Hi ,and let me state first of all that i have no clue as to where the appropriate place for the following question on...

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mattiasnyc 3 weeks ago
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Hey everyone, I'm really struggling to grasp the concept of dB and all its different aplications. I've read some "dB...

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stardustmedia 23rd April 2015
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To start a new thread simply click on the 'new thread' button (you need to register as a member to see this button and to make...

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Jules 17th January 2013
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1) No being harsh / making fun of newbies :tut: and kip the sarcasm please! This is an area for basic questions that might have...

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Jules 1st February 2011
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If I group all my drum tracks, set to 0, set the guitar, vocals, and keyboard to 0, how close to level would this put the mix? Am...

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Bushman 7 minutes ago
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Hi! I'm recording live nature sound to a nature/documentary film. We record film and sound simultaneously and I bought a cheap...

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mattiasnyc 1 hour ago
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Hey guys....I'm fairly new to mixing and was wondering what your favorite plugin vocal chain was? I'm currently doing.... -...

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simon.billington 1 hour ago
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This was talked about a bit on another thread which I couldn't find...just wondering how some of you have done this, what you...

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joeq 2 hours ago
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Hi guyz,when im mixing on headphones sometimes i want to mix louder but im not going to increase the volume in my daw ,i mean i...

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KiuMars_TR 4 hours ago
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I'm wondering how to get such vocals like Pharell Williams did in a chorus for NERD - Provider YouTube or Happy YouTube #1 At...

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mattwatt 5 hours ago
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Hello Gearslutz community, I've been thinking about buying a AMS Neve 1073 DPX Dual Preamp & EQ, especially as I've only...

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MusicBiz 5 hours ago
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LeoTheLion 5 hours ago
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Hi guys, I am voice actor and recently bought a new dynamic microphone. After using the mic for a few hours, it started...

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jmzkonicek 7 hours ago
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Hello everyone, I was wondering whether some pros in here could tell me whether the following recording is okay, I am...

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GnR 8 hours ago
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MC Antizino 9 hours ago
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I’m recording an ob6 into logic through a presonus vsl22, 2 input interface. The interface has midi in and out. The synth has...

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PoundTound 13 hours ago
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Hi, I’m completly new to this forum, so i dont know if im in the right place to ask my question. English is not my...

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Coen99 14 hours ago
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Hi, I'm blending guitars but I'm a bit confused how to group and pan them properly in Cubase. I'm mixing 2 guitars (left and...

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jammiedodger666 15 hours ago
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Good evening everyone, I have a recurrent problem when I record myself singing. I'm always around 0.5 semitone under the correct...

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joeq 1 day ago
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Hi! So about a year ago when I was learning about recording on a 4-track, I ran into the issue of using my SM57 on my Yamaha...

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elegentdrum 1 day ago
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So, I think I understand the volume normalization process at Spotify, and I realize that anything louder than -14 is going to get...

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mattiasnyc 1 day ago
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Hello, I'd like to make the same or very similar echo on the vocals as in Audacity by using the Effect / Echo plugin effect. I'm...

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wrgkmc 1 day ago
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I'm very new at this not to mention I don't have the knowledge to know if this is even possible, Its all in good fun as a hobby,...

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wrgkmc 1 day ago
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Hi, everything worked like a charm until noon. I used the Audient iD14 since two months now and I had sound. My laptop wasn't...

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Horizon7777 1 day ago
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Hi all, I've been running a podcast for 3 years with an in-studio co-host (my wife, at our table). We're stepping up our game to...

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jammiedodger666 1 day ago
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Hi, I'm looking at getting a sequencer I have an MFB522, a Nord Drum, and an Esoniq SQ1. Getting a drum loop of the 522 +...

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jammiedodger666 1 day ago
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I was just given a Neumann 102 by a friend and I have no clue what I need. I had a USB mic before that was really easy to use so...

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slowtrain 1 day ago
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Im considering upgrading my DAC which is an AK1 that makes crackling noises and I have to wiggle the headphone cable to fix...

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Sweepes 2 days ago
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0:00 - 0:21 GTA Online: Smuggler's Run Original Score — Smuggler Track S Four - YouTube What synth is this and any tips on...

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Afroham 2 days ago
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Hi there, my fellow slutz.. I have been a voyeur for years as the forums answer my question but.. I am in the process of wiring...

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Patrick Norton 2 days ago
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Hi all, I recently got the Pultec from Klark and I do like it with the little time I've had to play around with it. Are there...

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Sigma 2 days ago
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What i want to do: connect a macbook pro to my mackie 1220 onyx firewire to play sound effects live and connect my mixer to...

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leynan 2 days ago
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I have had several "audio interface"s, all of them will work if the moon is in the correct phase and some other factors...

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CJ Mastering 2 days ago
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What I'm looking for: 88 keys, would settle for 76, might consider 61 semi-weighted pitch/mod controls (probably states the...

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bill5 2 days ago
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Hello, Using altiverb to spice up a mix 80s style by using the yamaha spx90 impulse response. But it seems to not sit on it's...

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spektor 3 days ago
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OK so to make my title alittle more clear, I would like to send my guitar Into an Apogee Ensemble for recording, Thru to a...

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Notanothersteve 3 days ago
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Recently I purchased a stereo pair oktava mk 012 from official site. On the recordings in Youtube I like their sound, but when I...

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latweek 3 days ago
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Hey thanks for clicking. I record voices. Well, my own. I have two studios one has Lawo Desk - Digital Pre Amps and Lawo EQ,...

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Rami Hashash 3 days ago
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Hey there, Hope everyone is having a fantastic start to their week. I have a question about bouncing tracks. My question...

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JohnCameron2018 3 days ago
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Is it worth upgrading from a USB Yeti mic to a e835 + CL-1 + ur22mkii or At2020 xlr + scarlett solo? Untreated bedroom, male...

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Bushman 3 days ago
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Hi all, Today I purchased two KRK Rokit RP5 G3 monitor speakers, however they are both emitting a noise that sounds like...

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weezul 3 days ago
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I record a fingerstyle acoustic guitarist and I have tried and tried to produce a recording that I'm happy with, yet they always...

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eternalsound 3 days ago
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I'm getting a lot more serious about building an actual dedicated studio space in my home. Having recorded in a very sub optimal...

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joeq 4 days ago
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Hey guys, I got a C414 XLII which is a great mic so far, but I've been using it into my Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 :facepalm:, so I...

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bill5 4 days ago
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Bushman 4 days ago
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Just listened to MxPx's new song "Let's Ride" for reference to a client who just finished recording and wanted me to...

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eternalsound 4 days ago
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Hi! I'm looking for inexpensive gear with multiple assignable CC knobs. Some of my VSTis use a crazy amount of CCs that I...

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Deleted User 4 days ago
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Hi, I'm relatively a beginner in mixing. I've listened to many songs over the years but it is a group named "SOB X RBE"...

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CJ Mastering 4 days ago
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Would there be any probelms wiht usinga 48v powered Rupert Neve Di box beofre sendin g it in the APogee's I create probelms? I...

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Brent Hahn 4 days ago
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Hi there, I've asked this question to Behringer support, who replied with exactly the setup I described (?): I have an...

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CJ Mastering 4 days ago
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Hi everyone! Right I recently brought a Apollo Twin MKii Thunderbolt for Mac and since upgrading to the Apollo Twin my vocals...

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slowtrain 4 days ago
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I'm sure there is a plethora of information about this topic although i'm hoping somebody more experienced can compile some...
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stevelindsay 5 days ago
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Whats the best way to hook up a compressor? Should I plug it in before a preamp or after, and what's the difference? Also, is...

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travisbrown 5 days ago
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Sorry if this is dumb question... Does an FCB1010 straight out of factory (no chip update) send toggle or momentary messages?...

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washburnbill 5 days ago


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