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marchhare 22nd April 2019 11:53 PM

Mixbus limiter
 
Hi Andrew, thanks for doing this! Your Mix With the Masters and Puremix videos
are fantastic and have really elevated my mixes.

I have a few questions about your mixbus, specifically your limiter.
Are you still using the Fabfilter and Sonnox, or have you found something new? I’m assuming your mixes go to mastering post limiting, what is the usual RMS before mastering?
Lastly, how often do your mixes bypass mastering all together and go straight to the
record?

Thanks!

AScheps 23rd April 2019 05:29 PM

Since it came out I'm using the Newfangled Audio Elevate Limiter. It's a 26 band limiter with transient reconstruction. Basically it's the most transparent limiter I've found.

Quite often my mixes will go through mastering as a flat transfer, possibly with a small level adjustment for context on the record. As far as RMS I have no idea but I'm sure it's way too much most of the time...