Music Production

Awesome guides and free resources to help you create music

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Mixing is an important part of music production where producers add effects, correct imbalances, and otherwise tweak a song in order to make it sound amazing.
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When mixing music you'll need to use a variety of plugins. Learn about the most common ones and see why you probably won't have to spend any money when getting started.
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Understanding the audio spectrum is essential to successfully mix music. Learn about the seven frequency bands in the audio spectrum and get helpful EQ tips.
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Need some pointers on compression? This article will teach you the core concepts and introduce you to the most commonly used controls on a compressor.
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Learn how far to the left or right you should position instruments and vocals in this comprehensive guide to panning music.
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Equalization is an important part of the mixing process that is used to increase clarity and improve the overall quality of your music.
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Discover the best compressor plugins available for mixing and mastering, and see our pick for the #1 compression VST producers can buy.
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Sidechaining is an audio production technique where the output of one audio signal is used to activate and control an effect on another.

Learn How To Produce


Discover the software and tools you need to create music


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Learn How To Produce


Discover the software and tools you need to create music


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Freebies

Samples

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Plugins

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Preset Packs

Enhance your plugins with presets

Helpful Tools


Determine note length by converting beats per minute (BPM) to milliseconds (ms).


Perfectly sync delay and reverb to tempo with this easy to use calculator.