Are you struggling with mixing backing vocals? Here are 3 simple tricks for you to help you to mix backing vocals like a pro!
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These are the best Pro Tools plugins for vocals! All of them are free with Pro Tools and can easily sound as good as the 3rd party plugins if you practice mixing with them. I detail their features and uses, then show you how they sound in action.
Learn the full mixing process in this “Mixing a Rock Song From Start To Finish” video series. In part five we’re mixing vocals. Find out how to make use of EQ, compression, reverb and more to get the vocals sitting right in the mix and sounding present.
Mixing piano with vocals can be tricky. Even if they’re the only two elements of the song. The main issue that you’re likely to face when mixing piano with vocals is getting them to sound cohesive and work well together without them masking each other and becoming muddy. I show you how to achieve this by making use of EQ and compression. I also make use of side-chain compression for a balanced mix. Finally I show you how to make use of reverb and delay for a smooth and realistic ambience.
I want to show you how to mix vocals to achieve a professional and smooth sound that fits nicely within the mix. Join me as I break down my vocal mixing method into 6 steps.