The UBK Happy Funtime Hour

- Compression: New York vs. Vermont

- Mixing the Instruments You Play
- MONITOR MORE QUIETLY
- Recording and Mixing in the Same Space
- Phase Correction: Does it Help?
- Choosing a Song's Style

 

and much, much more!

Direct download: 37_G_Final.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 11:05am PST

- This week’s Kush Plugin winner!
- How to work in a Real Studio for the first time
- Go-To Mix Bus settings, yea or nay?
- So…is UBK on the green stuff when he builds? The answer is not what you think!
- What do you do with Mid-range monitors?
- Should engineers share their mixing secrets? 

 

…and much, much more!

Direct download: UBKHFT_Ep_36_-_Mind_Your_Own_Business.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 8:00am PST

- High End Gear: What's all the Fuss?
- Thoughts Not on Streaming Music
- Live Electronic Music = Live Music
- Transparent vs. Colored vs. Moist vs. Fluffy
- Professional "Enhancements"

 

…And much, much more!

Direct download: Ep_35_-_You_Got_Nothin.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 7:18pm PST

- What to do when your phone rings during a session.
- Want a free plugin? Ask a question!
- Automation: Controller? Mouse? Magic?
- Mix critique with Jesus Romero’s “Deslices”
- Creating space in an ultra-dense mix.
- Mastering: How? What? Huh? When?
- Perspectives on overproduced music.
- Monitoring techniques in a crappy room.

 

…and much, much more!

Direct download: UBKHFT_Ep_34_-_Free_Steroids.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 9:00am PST

- How to win free Kush plugins
- Mix Critiques by UBK and Nathan Daniel
- Making Music, not Sounds
- The Magic of Serial Compression.
- Coping with Unfinished Songs.
- Midrange Monitors: Friend or Foe?

 

…And much, much more!

Direct download: Ep_33_-_Lazy_Goat.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 1:32am PST

- The finer points of mixing duets

- Learning to use your ears before your plugins

- Recording vs ReAmping: Fight!

- Using phase to diagnose insanity

- Getting energy into your mix

- Creating space with subtractive EQ

- The magic of the Time Domain

 

...and much, much more!

Direct download: Ep_32_-_This_Mixxa_So_Nice.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 9:00am PST

- Breaking Down Kavinsky's Nightcall
- UBK's Desert Island Mics
- Programming vs Playing
- Who's the Producer Here???
- Mixing Dense Electronica

…and Much, Much Less!

Direct download: 31_-_Robo_for_the_Win.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 1:21am PST

- 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 PST

- 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 PST

- 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 PST