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How To Use AutoTune in GarageBand (Pitch Correction) – 5 Easy Steps

Autotune is an extremely popular effect that is commonly used to pitch correct vocal performances that are out of key, or slightly flat. It can be used as a natural effect for natural-sounding vocals, or as a hard-tuned effect for more Hip Hop & Rap style autotune. In this article, we’re going to show you … Read more

The Do’s & Don’ts of Reverb in Mastering – Can You Use Reverb on The Master Track?

reverb on the master? the dos and donts of reverb in mastering

Reverb is a tool that is mostly utilized in mixing, and its main purpose is to create depth and the illusion of space in a song, however, it might come as a surprise that it actually gets used in mastering as well. In this article, we’ll discuss the do’s and don’ts of reverb in mastering, … Read more

How To Use Sidechain Compression Ableton – 5 Easy Steps

sidechain compression ableton

Compression reduces the dynamic range of an audio signal, squashing the low and high volume parts, closer together. Sidechain compression does this, following an input signal. You can sidechain compress things like the bass out of the way of a Kick drum for instance. Every time that Kick drum hits, the bass channel will duck, creating space … Read more