Chapter List (clickable)0:00Intro1:02Reviewing Terminology of Filters3:21Starting From Scratch 3:53Achieving AM Radio Sound6:21Demonstrating a More Steep Low Filter 8:19Achieving Even Steeper Effect with EQ9:17Discussing When to Add Compression 10:12Recapping Filter Techniques on Vocals 10:49Moving On to Practical Applications for Drums 12:04Filtering Room Mics to Add Depth13:58Adding Compression for Character15:14Listening to Result of Added Effects 16:44Using a Filter on Hi-Hats19:47Listening to Filtered Hi-Hat 20:40Reducing Harshness of Cello / Bass Part22:17Fattening Up the Low End with EQ22:50Treating Low Frequency Build-Up on Basslines25:00Filtering Out Noise from Vocal Mics27:13Handling a Plosive P28:21Cleaning Up Background Tracks29:06Discussing EQ Plugins30:00Reviewing Filter Terms in Logic31:12Listening to All Filters at Once31:55Tackling the High and Low Cut Filters33:27Handling the High and Low Pass Filters35:17Automating Filters in Logic38:17Discussing When to Automate39:23End
Learn All About Audio Filters Using Logic and Pro Tools. In this mix tutorial, Ken Lewis breaks down all aspects of how to use audio filters and shows you plenty of excellent filter techniques in both Logic and Pro Tools. He teaches you how to get the AM radio voice, how to sonically open up a mix, and how to effectively use filters on backing vocals, drums, and bass. In addition, Ken covers how to effectively use filters in combination with other EQ and compression. Finally, he breaks down all of the terminology and functions of filters, and teaches you how to do an automated filter sweep in a mix. If you are new to filters, this is your bible. If you are experienced, I bet there's still something here for you.
Running Time: 40 Minutes
Skill Level: Beginner
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