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Mixing Hit Songs Completely In The Box - Is It Possible?

One of the most frequent questions I get asked is about the necessity of buying expensive outboard gear. And I get it. People see the biggest artists in the world sit in million dollar studios and working on their music.

If you as an independent artist or ambitious producer or mix engineer want to get to their level, it makes sense to take it as a given that without insanely expensive outboard gear, you just cannot get your music to the same level.

Engineer: 
Ken Lewis

MPC Beats - Mixing Basic tips for Beginners

A MPC Beats tutorial video on how to mix your beats using this free software. These mixing basics are for beginners and teach the functionality of the mixers. I'll demonstrate how to level your mix, adding effects, and mixing programs. If you have any questions, please leave a comment below!

download the software for free!
https://www.akaipro.com/mpc-beats

How to use MPC Beats software in standalone & how to install it
https://youtu.be/CFMliS0BQz4

Get an AKAI MPK mini here (it's an affiliate link that help support my channel at no additional cost to you)

Producer: 
DJ Ave McRee

Bass Production with Rodney Jerkins

Sneak peek from Rodney Jerkins' "Inside the Track " series, in which he shows you how he produced the song "Hard Place" by H.E.R.
Available now, exclusively on https://mwtm.com/itt37

We’re excited to deliver our debut series with Rodney Jerkins! Also known by his stage name ‘Darkchild’, the urban music producer extraordinaire garnered two Grammy nominations for the featured record of this series – ‘Hard Place’ by H.E.R. Join Rodney at his Calabasas home studio for a walkthrough of how the soulful and gritty record was created.

[Revealed] 3 Key Differences Between Good And Great Mixes

What makes a great mix? What's the difference between the mix of a hit single and an amateur bedroom mix?

In this video, I'm talking about 3 major differences that separate great mixes from all the other mixes. If you want to enter the top league, you've got to deliver stellar mixes every time.

That's why with this video I wanted to answer this burning question that so many up-and-coming mixers have. What makes a great mix? And how can I get to that point with my own music?

Well, you're about to find out!

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Engineer: 
Ken Lewis

Mixing Trap Soul Vocals with Stock Plugins

We're back with a full tutorial, mixing a melodic rap vocal start to finish, using only stock plugins in Logic Pro X.

►DAW Presets & Templates:
*NEW* Divine Mixing Vocal Chains LE (Logic Pro X): https://bit.ly/vocal-chains-le
*NEW* Divine Mixing Vocal Chains V3 (Waves): http://bit.ly/vocal-chains-v3
Divine Mastering Chains (Waves): http://bit.ly/mastering-chains
Divine Mixing Template One for Stock Plugins (Logic Pro X, Cubase & Pro Tools): http://bit.ly/template-one

►Video Training Courses:
Divine Beat Mixing (Mixing & Mastering Course): http://bit.ly/divine-beat-mixing

Producer: 
Sean Divine

Mixing A Beat Like A Pro (Perfect Balance)

By request! How to perfectly balance instruments & drums for a bass heavy Rap / R&B instrumental mix in 10 minutes

Mix Reference - 1:42
Zero Out the Faders - 2:35
Establish Kick Level (typically the loudest element in the mix) - 2:43
Blending the Kick and 808 - 3:00
Blending the Snare - 3:30
Blending Percussion elements - 4:15
Blending Instruments (Vox, Guitar, Synth, Piano, Strings) - 7:20
Master Levels - 10:47
Wrap Up (Suggested levels, perceived loudness, drum impact, creating space, mixing off feel) - 11:27

Sean Divine - "Catch Us Falling" (Instrumental):

Producer: 
Sean Divine

Mixing Rich Hip Hop Vocals with Vintage Tone

In this tutorial, we're building a complete rap vocal chain using only a few unique plugins for vintage character and thick warm tone!

►DAW Presets & Templates:
*NEW* Divine Mixing Vocal Chains V3 (Waves): http://bit.ly/vocal-chains-v3
Divine Mixing Vocal Chains V2 (Waves): http://bit.ly/vocal-chains-v2
Divine Mixing Vocal Chains V1 (Waves): http://bit.ly/vocal-chains-v1
Divine Mixing Template One for Stock Plugins (Logic Pro X, Cubase & Pro Tools): http://bit.ly/template-one

►Video Training Courses:
Divine Beat Mixing (Mixing & Mastering Course): http://bit.ly/divine-beat-mixing

Producer: 
Sean Divine

Producing Next-Level Rap Vocal Tones | Greg Wells Plugins

Hip hop mixer Sean Divine runs his rap vocals through some of Grammy-winning mixer Greg Wells’ (Adele) signature plugins, ToneCentric and VoiceCentric, delivering next-level tone, color and vibe. Try them in your mix: https://www.waves.com/gregwells

Music: Sean Divine - "Deepmind" (produced and mixed by Sean Divine)

Producer: 
Sean Divine

Fix a Muddy Mix (EQ These Frequencies)

By request! In this tutorial, I'll show you how to clean up your mixes by taming 3 problematic frequency bands with precise EQ and multiband compression.

"Deepmind" from my new EP https://smarturl.it/highs-and-lows

►DAW Presets & Templates:
*NEW* Divine Mixing Vocal Chains V3 (Waves): http://bit.ly/vocal-chains-v3
Divine Mastering Chains (Waves): http://bit.ly/mastering-chains
Divine Mixing Waves Template (Logic Pro X, Cubase & Pro Tools): http://bit.ly/waves-template
Divine Mixing Drum Chains (Waves): http://bit.ly/drum-chains

Producer: 
Sean Divine

Mixing Plugin Management (Workflow Power Tip)

In this tutorial, we're covering a quick pro tip for organizing your audio plugins to speed up and simplify your mixing workflow!

►DAW Presets & Templates:
*NEW* Divine Mixing Vocal Chains V3 (Waves): http://bit.ly/vocal-chains-v3
Divine Mastering Chains (Waves): http://bit.ly/mastering-chains
Divine Mixing Waves Template (Logic Pro X, Cubase & Pro Tools): http://bit.ly/waves-template
Divine Mixing Drum Chains (Waves): http://bit.ly/drum-chains
Divine Mixing Template One for Stock Plugins (Logic Pro X, Cubase & Pro Tools): http://bit.ly/template-one

►Video Training Courses:

Producer: 
Sean Divine