Mix engineer is back with a Mixing Pop-EDM course with Studio One. See how he tackles the challenges of this genre in this 20+ tutorial course. Every genre has its mixing challenges and in this Studio One course Alex Solano is up to the challenge. He starts out by explaining his mixing philosophy and the concept of subtractive arrangement. Next, he shows how to get organized by creating folders and using busses. From there, he moves right into the mix. He begins with the drums and slowly adds all the other instruments as he explains how he creates clarity while simultaneously getting all the tracks working together.
This course concludes with a mastering section that explains Alex’s use of reference tracks and his construction/order of the mastering chain of plugins. Follow along as he tweaks the controls to put the final sheen on the track.
Every engineer has their own take on the mixing and mastering process. So, sit back, put on your cans and see Alex Solano’s take as he evolves this Pop-EDM track in Studio One.