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8 Reasons Your Mixes Sound Thin and Muddy (and How to Fix Them)

Muddy mixes are the bane of any producer. You might have created a great track – with great composition and sound selection – and balanced the levels perfectly – but your mix still sounds unclear and the elements don’t pop and shine like your favourite reference tracks.

In this tutorial, I’m going to show you why that might be – and the exact steps you can take to instantly fix your muddy mix…

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top 10 vst plugins

The Best FREE VST Plugins for Music Producers in 2022

Here are my 10 best free vst plugins for music producers in 2022. Whether you are a new producer – or you’ve been doing it a while – all of these plugins will be a great addition to your collection. 

We’re going to be covering some instrument devices and some effects devices, too, including: Synths, samplers, saturators, limiters and more besides. 

I’m also going to show you how to use them, and how you can use them to create a track from scratch…

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mixing kick and bass

Mixing Kick and Bass – Balancing Levels

Mixing kick and bass is one of the most important parts of the mixing process. It’s the fundamental foundation for the rest of your track, and if you get it wrong, your mix is NEVER going to sound good.

In this tutorial, I’m going to show you a really quick way to balance your kick and bass in about 30 seconds…

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