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Old 7th August 2019
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Originally Posted by DavidMeShow View Post
her voice has some special tones when she push the voice harder. We often call it "metallic sounding". I often drop some frequencies around 2.5khz and also use a dynamic EQ to drop some of those frequencies that sound too harsh to my ears. Still, sometimes I wonder if there is something I could do for the vocals to have less of those mid frequencies.

Take a look at the plugin called Soothe by OekSound. It is an innovative approach that is marvelous for this sort of thing. I use it on every mix. Be cautious not to be too aggressive with Soothe, as if you go too far and broad with it it can be a bit phasey.

It will do exactly what you asked for and is simply a brilliant plugin.

Here's an example of it on female vocals (skip ahead about half way into the video)