The UBK Happy Funtime Hour

 

- Are Engineers Stuck in the Past?

- Turning Off Your “Engin-Ears”

- Finding Tutorials That Help

- GRUMP OF THE WEEK!

- This Week’s Plugin Winner: Benjamin Richards!

 

…and much, MUCH more!

Direct download: Ep_66_-_Dinner_and_Drinks.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 7:28am PDT

- The Dangers of EQ!  Beware!!!
- Mixing into a Master Limiter?
- Templates are for Winners!
- Our Favorite  Analog Distortion
- How to Finally, Actually (Probably) Grow Up

- This week’s plugin winner is…Michael Williams!

…and much, MUCH more!

Direct download: Ep_65_-_As_Long_As_You_Pay_Me.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 7:00am PDT

- Staying creative with Option Anxiety.
- Making Big Moves to Big Cities.
- UBK Happy Funtime Rant of The Week Time!
- Got a problem in the bass? It ain’t the bass!
- Multi-tracking guitar and YOU!
- Can new gear solve old problems?

- This week’s plugin winner is…Jinzōningen Jū Roku-Gō!

…and much, MUCH more!

Direct download: Ep_64_-_Gobble_Gobble.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 10:00pm PDT

- Mic Preamps: Tools with 1,000 Uses
- Making VI’s Sound Less FAKE
- Getting Authentic Dub Music Effects
- Do You Really Need Outboard Gear?
- Recording Ensembles with One Mic

- This Week’s Plugin Winner: Alex ‘Run by Dogs’!

…and much, MUCH more!

Direct download: Ep_63_-_Take_a_Hike.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 9:00am PDT

- Artists Who Continually Rework their Art
- Mixing Music Destined for the Background
- Binaural Recording for Dummies!
- Web Forums: Run Away!!!
- Stereo Reverb?  Why???
- Electronic Music, Live & Energetic!

- This Week’s Plugin Winner is…Ken Barnum!

…and much, MUCH more!

Direct download: Ep_62_-_Wide_and_DEEP.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 9:00am PDT

In this episode...

- This Week’s Plugin Winner is…Brian Decker!
- Another Badass Mix Critique!
- Tracking with EQ vs. Moving the Mic?
- Our Favorite Cheap Analog Gear!
- Choosing a Good Reference Mix
- Are Effects part of the Arrangement?

…and much, MUCH more!

Direct download: Ep_61_-_Suck_My_Big_Fat_Toe.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 9:00am PDT

- Staying Inspired Over Time
- Dealing with Insecure Singers
- Tuning Your Ear for Compression
- Supporting Your Partner
- Rapid-Fire Question Time

- This week’s plugin winner is…Ete Kurttekin!

…and much, MUCH more!

Direct download: Ep_60_-_Honey_Im_a_Failure.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 9:00am PDT

Nathan’s still sick, so UBK takes the podcast out for another solo run with…


- Tracking with UBK!
- Gear talk with UBK!
- Mix Critique with UBK!
- Process and Perspective...with UBK!

- This week’s plugin winner…Paul Smith from Lewisberg, PA!

…and much, much more!

Direct download: Ep_59_-_Its_Hopeless.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 3:38pm PDT

Nathan is sick, so UBK tackles a TON of questions for your listening pleasure! Densely packed with gems…

 

- Mixing Questions! Mud! Reverb!

- Analog! PreAmps, Distortion, and Summing!

- Production! Audio Perspective for Video, What!?

- Randomness! Too Many Corey’s? Too Much Muzak? Too Many Cows to Find a Job?!

- Business! Clients!  Changing Arrangements!

 This Week’s Plugin Winner is…Imtiaz Ahmed!

…and, much—well actually, that’s a lot. What more do you want!?

 

 

Direct download: Episode_58_-_UBK_Flies_Solo.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 3:10pm PDT

- Getting More *Contrast* in the Mix!
- Compressing Spatial Effects: Why??
- Billing for Grunt Work is... Grunt Work
- Drawing the Line Between Mixing and Tracking
- When a Dead Room Beats a Treated Room

- This week’s plugin winner is…Rick James!

…and much, much more!

Direct download: Ep_57_-_Never_Talk_to_the_Cops.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 11:56am PDT