Ken Lewis solves the mystery of compression attack time. Here, you will learn the real world functions of an audio compressor in an easy to understand way that you can replicate.
This mix tip is an excerpt from the full length tutorial, Audio Compression and Limiting Explained, where Ken gives you a real world Master Class on understanding the functions and sonics of compression, and most importantly, how to control and shape sound with them, not the confusing, book-learning explanation of Compression & Limiting.
The functions covered include: Threshold, Attack, Release, Ratio, Knee, Brick Wall Limiting, Gain Reduction, Gain Make-up, and more, all explained and demonstrated in depth so you can take command of your gear.
Learn how to harness the full power of compression, in both the classroom and the studio, to give you a well rounded and very real world approach to understanding compression and limiting.
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Learn how to mix, record and produce music from Ken Lewis, as he shares the real world techniques used to make world-class, hit records based on his 25+ years of industry experience. Ken’s credits include work with BTS, Kanye West, Bruno Mars, Drake, Future, FUN., Mark Ronson, Ariana Grande and countless others.