Mixing Vocals


Mixing vocals could be considered the most important part of your mixing job.  For instance, people will tolerate a poor acoustic guitar mix when the vocals shine through.  This isn’t to say you shouldn’t put effort into creating an all-around solid mix.  My point is that when the vocal mix suffers, everyone notices.  How do know your vocal mix was bad?  Have you ever heard these complaints; “I couldn’t hear the lead singer,” “I couldn’t understand what they were singing,” or the worst complaint, “they sounded terrible, what happened?”

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