The UBK Happy Funtime Hour

- Female Human Audio Engineers
- Mix It Like It's Someone Else's
- Why iLok?  Why???
- Studio Spaces in High, High Places
- Judging if Your Work is Any Good
- The Age Old Desert Island Mic Dilemma

 

…and much, much more!

Direct download: Ep_30_-_OccupyKush.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 8:30am PDT

- DIY Marketing of DIY Music

- Dealing with Bugs & Crashes

- The Car Test: Truth, or Lies?

- Spirituality and Physics

- What Exactly Is "The Source"?

- Live Tracking a Band in the Studio

- Dealing with Odd Vocal Timbres

 

 

…and Much, Much more

Direct download: 29_Greg.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 8:03pm PDT

- What Exactly is Mixing Anyway?

- Getting Past Your Own Crap

- Part 2 of Natural Reverb & Mic Placement

- Analog Processing Gotcha's

- How Many Tracks is 'Too Many'?

- Checking Your Ego at the Door

 

…and much, much more!

Direct download: Episode_28_-_Carniverous_Reverb_3.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 4:22pm PDT

- A Step-by-Step Definition of Mixing?

- Mixing Sub Bass in Sub-Optimal Rooms

- Helping Clients Become Better Arrangers

- When Your Gear Equals a Famous Studio B

- Gear: Power it Down, or Leave it On?

- Stacking Delays

- What Kind of Desk for your Computer?

...and much, much more!

Direct download: Ep_27_-_Face_Down.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 9:00am PDT

- Room Treatment vs. Room Correction Software

- How You'll Be Judged as an Engineer

- Rebranding Nathan Schreier

- The Sound of Jazz in a 100ft tall Church

- Switching gears from Mixing to Mastering

- Enduring the Brutal Southern California Winters

 

...and much, MUCH more! 

Direct download: Episode_26_-_From_Bison_to_Antelope.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 7:00am PDT

 

- Learning When Less is More

- Getting New Clients and Earning Their Loyalty

- How to Please Unpleaseable People

- Stop Obsessively Re-Doing Your Songs

- Troubles Compressing the Overheads

- Sweetening an Already Mastered Track

- Knowing What Frequencies Need Adjusting


...and much, much more!

Direct download: Episode_25_f2.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 4:21pm PDT

 

- Which Mix Compressor for Glue?

- Suggestions for minimal mic setups on drums

- Converters: how hard to to hit 'em

- Getting to Automation Earlier in the Mix Process

- Overrated Gear: Why Are People Buying It?

- How many stages of Saturation & Compression?

And much, MUCH more!

Direct download: Episode_24_-_Some_Say.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 9:12pm PDT

- Dealing with Musicians who Overplay

- Taking Gear Out of the Rack... and Into Your Bed

- Neve vs. ART Preamps

- How to Raise Your Rates, and by How Much

- Investing in a Room You Won't Be in Forever

- When Mixing Becomes a Battle

and much, much more! 

Direct download: Ep202320f2.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 2:07pm PDT

- Getting Stereo Depth from Mono Sources

- Tracking Vocals with Compression

- Getting Space in Modern Metal

- Proximity Effect: Friend or Foe?

- Killer Results with Random Mic Placement

- Crosstalk: When Does it Matter?

- Clariphonic YES, Bassophonic NO...?

- Samples vs the Real Deal

- Expensive Mics: Worth It?

...and much more!

Direct download: Ep_21_-_Do_Stuff.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 1:37am PDT

- Forming a "Vision" of the Mix

- UBK's Favorite Frequencies

- Getting Electronic Drums to Leap Out

- Best time of day to Mix

- Technically Better vs. Creatively Weaker

- Reznor-esque Drones & Soundscapes

- How Passive EQ's really work

and a LOT more!!!

Direct download: UBK_HFH_20_r2.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 11:22am PDT