We’re delighted to bring you our first video release with songwriter and record producer Stelios! In this series, we explore the entire process of writing, producing, and mixing the song ‘High Highs to Low Lows’ by the artist Lolo Zouaï. Stelios reveals his techniques of building and manipulating sounds, songwriting methods, workflow with the artist, and much more.
We are proud to release our first video series with Grammy-winning engineer Stuart White! Focusing on ‘Becker’ by Autolux, we listen to the song in full and then dive into every aspect of his Pro Tools mix session. White revisits the processing and parallel mix blending used to create a sonically intricate and gritty result that oozes with character!
Join us at Guillaume Tell studios in Paris for our first series with John Powell, with whom we delve into the film cue ‘Third Date’ from ‘How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World’. The renowned film composer enlightens us with his influences, workflow, sources of inspiration, arrangement techniques, studio setup, tracking approach, and much more! We advise to listen to the full track before watching the video.
Step into the Hollywood studio of distinguished engineer Tony Maserati, where he mixes the stem session of ‘Pick U Up’ by Foster the People! Using his custom template, select plug-ins and fine outboard gear, he demonstrates his hybrid approach to mixing live and sampled drums, claps, vintage synthesizers, strings, electric guitar, bass, and vocals.
Join us at Sphere Studios in Los Angeles with the revered producer and engineer Nick Launay! With the multi-track session of 'Echo' by Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, he reveals the techniques he used to record the band, reasons for making particular decisions, his processing on certain parts, analog mix buss treatment, how he encourages optimal performances, and much more.
Enter the compelling world of film score mixing with Alan Meyerson! The acclaimed engineer demonstrates how he mixed an orchestral piece from 'The Predator', and reveals his microphone, preamp and signal routing decisions at the tracking stage. We observe how he harnesses modern DAW, plug-in and control surface technology to manage expansive track counts and let mixing creativity flourish.