Mixing BLESSTHEFALL drums w/ Tyler Smyth!

All about those details! Watch Tyler Smyth mix the drums in “Cutthroat” by Blessthefall in this clip from his Nail The Mix session. He uses a variety of EQ, compression, saturation and other plugins from Universal Audio, Waves, Drumforge, Wavesfactory and Slate Digital in Cubase. Click here to instant access to these multi-tracks and Tyler’s full mixing session! Nail The …

How to get the clanky metal bass tone

You know the one I’m talking about! In this tutorial you’ll how to dial in that sought-after “clanky” bass guitar tone you’ve heard in so many of the best metal mixes. Joel Wanasek shows how to do it in Cubase and the stock amp simulator plugin, but the same approach will work in any DAW with similar plugins. He duplicates …

EP202 | Billy Decker

EP202 | Billy Decker

We’re incredibly excited to have Billy Decker back on the show to talk beating cancer, Nashville standards, and maintaining motivation. “Mixing is almost as much a state of mind, as it is a state of hearing.” – Billy Decker ON THIS EPISODE, YOU’LL LEARN ABOUT: 5:00 How Billy’s Attitude towards life has changed post-cancer 17:00 Adding extra production elements or …

Behind the scenes of Nail The Mix in Los Angeles!

It’s a double header! October 2018’s Nail The Mix took us to Los Angeles, where we streamed TWO sessions: First Warren Huart (of Produce Like A Pro) mixed Whale Bones, then Tyler Smyth (of Dangerkids) mixed “Cutthroat” by Blessthefall. We got to see Warren’s very cool hybrid ITB/SSL console setup, he talked shop with Joey Sturgis, we hung out with …