Over the July 4th break I purchased the Promix Acadamy full bundle that was on sale. I decided to tackle the “Mixing Alternative Rock” class first. This was given by Mark Needham. Here is my version of the song “Know when to walk away” by Jay Clifford;
I had a second go on this set of tracks. Just to see if I could do better 9 months or so later.
Thank you to the Unicorn Rodeo guys for providing their tracks on the Cambridge site. The 27 guitar tracks was a real challenge. Hopefully I got the fullness of the guitars in the mix that they were after. Check it out;
I listened to the above on my phone speaker and I didn’t like how the reverb pushed everything into the background. Here’s another version mixed with less reverb.
And here’s another brickwall limited hard to see what that sounds like on my phone.
I wasn’t happy with the mixes above. I made a bunch of modifications from new things I’ve learned. Here’s that version;
Glenn Fricker from https://spectremedia.ca/ was gracious in sharing the multi tracks from the video he made about the Coffee Custom Cabs LUNGO. This is the video where he demos what the cabinet sounds like:
Thank you to Warren Huart for access to another set of quality multitracks to learn from. This time its a song from America’s Got Talent Semi-Finalist Jonah Smith. I don’t actually know the name of the song, so let’s call it “Again”. Apparently this was a one take recording.
Here’s a link to Jonah’s website. https://www.jonahsmith.com/