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Using Templates In Your DAW To Improve Your Workflow

It’s no secret – templates make everything easier. Think about it – everything from coloring books to website templates – would be so much harder if we didn’t have a nice place to start. And working in your DAW is no exception. If you’ve...

Getting A Better Feel From Your Kick

The four-on-the-floor kick drum is one of the staples in dance/pop music. But getting it to sit perfectly in your production can be a little trickier than just hitting “quantize” on the MIDI track. There are two ways to greatly adjust the entire feel...

Turning Your Old Acoustic Guitar Into Something Special

If you’ve been playing guitar for a while, chances are that you have a few old beaters laying around that don’t get used much. This is a shame. All instruments should be used – even if you’ve upgraded! 🙂 Here’s a way to turn...

Soft Synths – Who’s Got The Best Deal?

It’s a long-running debate – which DAW comes with the best soft synths? Some argue that Logic by far has the best soft synths – but is quantity always better? While Logic has some amazing sounding instruments, they’re not the only ones that do...

Posture – Can It Improve Your Mixing?

Have you ever wondered what your posture can do for your mixing? I have. I was so intrigued by the thought that I spent some time looking into how your posture and body language can affect your mind and how others perceive you. This...

Compression On The Way In – Should you do it?

It’s a hot debate – should you, or should you not, compress something on the way in? There’s a lot of different opinions out there, but the truth is that there are times when it helps and times when it hurts. Learn how to...

The Secret to Space In Your Productions: Frequency Placement

And we’ve come to the end of the line – the final step to creating space in your recordings. This week we’re discussing frequency placement. And this might be the most important part of the entire discussion. Without carefully considering the placement of different...

Using Simplicity To Make Better Music

Sometimes we get caught up in trying to create “complex” music. We like our crazy chord structures, intense solos, and 200+ track sessions. And that music can sound really cool. But we often forget about the power of simplicity in music. Depending on the...

▶ How To Run A Recording Session – YouTube

We all need a little reminder of how to run a proper session now and again.

SSL E-Channel by Waves – 100 Days of Waves

Welcome to Multi-Platinum’s 100 Days of Waves! What’s that, you might ask? It’s where we go through our favorite 100 Waves plug-ins and show you a little about them. But we’re not going to just show you how the knobs work. We’re putting them...

The Making of a Pop Danthology

This takes talent. And a lot of it! When looking around for some great pop mashups, we came across this video on YouTube: The mix and parts were put together extremely well in this mashup, and Daniel Kim even explains how he goes about...

What an SSD Can Do For Your System

Are you tired of a slow performing computer? Nothing is worse – I can assure you – than trying to work on a machine that is just…too…..slow….. But what can you do? If you’re not in the position to drop thousands on a new...