We are taking a look at EQ, Compression, reverb and delay for an Electric Bass and some Logic Pro X workflow ideas.
Mixing and Mastering tips for the recording enthusiast. Whether you’re an acoustic songwriter or your producing a complete LP for your band, I think you’ll find some interesting audio tutorials here.
Many of the audio tutorials you’ll find to be DAW generic. For example, my popular video on how to EQ an acoustic guitar uses principles that you can apply in Logic Pro, Pro Tools, Cubase, Sonar X3, Studio One, etc. I’m currently using Logic Pro X so you’ll fine lots tips using Logic Pro.
Creating an Auto-tune effect for vocals using Logic Pro plugins.
Using Logic’s stock compressor to emulate the classic Teletronix La2a
Shuffle and swing beat from 8th note triplets.
If you are using Logic Pro 9 make sure you check out the video on using the Logic’s Environment window to wire in an Arpeggiator.
Mixing Acoustic Guitar to Full Production
Mixing a Singer/Songwriter Acoustic Guitar to Full Production using Logic Pro X. I’m using my song “Surviving the Rain” for this video to show my workflow and production techniques to transform a basic acoustic guitar and vocal track into a full production pop tune.
Here’s the completed mix in a video.
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Free Audio Mastering Plugins from iTunes and SSL! These free plugins will take a look at the Intersampled Peaks generated by the Digital to Analog Converter (DAC). Create your master to a music industry standard without clipping!
Acoustic Guitar and Vocal Processing using Logic Pro X. The recording was done very similar to a typical Singer/Songwriter demo. An acoustic track needs very subtle compression and limiting. Keep the processing on the track and the main bus to a minimum. Don’t forget to apply TALENT!!