Audio School OnlineMixing Bundle 1Nearly 20% Off these mix tutorials – Nice!!

Mixing Bundle 1

Mixing Bundle 1

Mixing Bundle 1

Nearly 20% Off these mix tutorials – Nice!!
  • Description

The Mixing Bundle 1 contains mix tutorials by Ken Lewis focused on reggae and trap music.

The tutorials include are:

Run Time: 1 hour, 48 minutes

Includes ProTools Session + Stems for use on any DAW to practice new skills

Watch and learn as Ken Lewis walks you through an entire Shaggy mix!!!! Gain insights into:

  • Mixing Shaggy’s vocals (lead, backing and ad libs)
  • Mixing layered female singing hooks
  • Beefing up samples and low end management
  • Mixing drums
  • Fitting frequencies together like a puzzle
  • Tuning and gating 808’s
  • Automating snare and vocal effects throws
  • M/S Equalization
  • Plugin Philosophy
  • Short reverbs to create depth
  • Haas Effect
  • Creating natural guitar doubles
  • Panning elements
  • Mastering the mix bus

Get all the individual tracks for the song “Keep Me Pon Di Side” INCLUDED with your purchase. Learn how to mix Shaggy while you follow along at home with the mix session open, trying each of Ken’s mix techniques. Then create your own mix. Practice mixing for an icon and let Ken prepare you better for that first big call. Do you feel like mixing for a legend today? Me too!

As an added FREE bonus, once you’ve finished your mix, check out Part 2, included here, as Ken teaches you ways to bring excitement and dynamics to a finished mix by building up and breaking down the arrangement.

Who said they didn’t love Shaggy? It wasn’t me!

Skill level: Intermediate / Advanced

Run Time: 1 hour, 24 minutes

Includes ProTools Session + Stems for use on any DAW to practice new skills

Watch and learn essential techniques for mixing trap beats as Ken Lewis takes you through an entire mix, from start to finish, of a trap beat with vocal samples. Gain insights on techniques including:

  • Parallel drum compression
  • Tuning 808s to the key of the song
  • Filtering basslines
  • Gating drums
  • Making 808s sustain and rumble
  • Making synths jump out
  • Using stereo widening
  • Pre-mastering the mix bus

Observe as Ken shows in depth use of both parametric and graphic EQ, fitting frequencies together that fight each other, making your snares and hats crisp, and much more. Finally, learn several mix techniques to create clean version edits on vocal curses, as well as, chops, drops, repeats, reverses, slow downs and more.

Skill Level: Intermediate / Advanced, Genre: Hip Hop

Run Time: 2 hours

Includes ProTools Session + Stems for use on any DAW to practice new skills

Discover the techniques Ken Lewis has used making records for Drake, Kendrick Lamar, Kanye West, Rick Ross, Future, Lil Wayne, Maejor Ali w Justin Bieber and Juicy J, 2 Chainz, and many others in this deep, two hour tutorial on how to mix trap music and how to create common trap effects.

Watch and learn as Ken takes you through a complete trap mix, from faders down to a finished full song (including beat and vocals), using both stock and 3rd party plugins. Learn, step-by-step, how to create many of the most common trap effects such as:

  • Panning snare fills, crisp hi hats, enhanced claps, phase coherency
  • Monstrous 808s that cut through small speakers
  • Mixing rap vocals and ad libs
  • Multiple effects to create lush ambient sounds, blasts, twinkles and more
  • Using short delay lines to define drum tracks and spread vocals
  • Panning and stereo widening effects on hit hats and background vocals
  • Replacing kick drum sounds and making kicks knock
  • Balancing multiple pads together
  • Filter effects
  • Mastering the mix bus

Then, gain insights into how to fix poorly recorded rap vocals and how to give them new life as Ken shows you standard and unorthodox techniques that will put you light years ahead of the game. Learn how to mix a trap song and practice creating your own trap effects and recreate the ones Ken teaches from the same mix session. Mix the song and compare your mix to Ken’s and see how you do!

Skill Level: Intermediate, Genre: Trap / Hip Hop with vocals

Be sure to check out Ken’s other recording, mixing and production tutorials and bundles.

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.