Parallel Compression = Massive Drums

Parallel Compression = Massive Drums

Massive drums are hard to achieve – unless you know the secrets to getting them!

Parallel compression is a popular way to get your drums to sound huge. Parallel compression is where you bus the signal to another track and heavily compress the bussed signal. Then, mix it in with the original signal until you’re happy with what you’ve got. Check out this video, where Dean Palya Jr explains the process and you can hear the results!