The UBK Happy Funtime Hour

- UBK's Vocal Panning Workflow

- Are Any Women Listening to Us?

- Boosting and Sweeping EQ: Quit It!

- Fostering the Sessions Creative Flow

- Recording with EQ and Compression...Why??  

-This Week's Plugin Winner is...Dave Roth!

...and Much, MUCH more!

Direct download: Ep_56_-_Call_Your_Mother.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 1:45pm PDT


- EQ That Reverb!

- It Takes Years to Dial Your Ears!

- Getting the Credit You Deserve

- Getting Smoooooooth Vocals

- The TRUTH about Analog Summing

- This Week’s plugin winner is…Alexander Rich! 

…and Much, Much More!

Direct download: Ep_55_-_I_WANT_CREDIT.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 6:47pm PDT

- Can Plugins Make You Insane?

- Is Analog Gear Really ALL THAT?

- UBK Apologizes!

- What Would YOU Do with a Billion Dollars?

- This week’s Plugin winner is…Jampa Dawa!

…and Much, Much More!

Direct download: Ep_54_-_I_Dont_Think_Im_Cool.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 2:06pm PDT


- Making Art vs. Making Money

- How to Think About Compression

- Optimizing your Attitude for mixing

- Fixing Bad Acoustics with Software??

- Mid-Side Processing… Phooey!


- This Week’s Plugin Winner is…Harold LaRue! 

…and much, much more!

Direct download: Ep_53_-_Youre_Gonna_Fail.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 1:48pm PDT


- Monitoring! Dark or Bright? Or Both? HELP!

- Mix Critique! Fred PuaTuaa’s “Elegance and Intrigue”

- How to get an Analog Vibe when you’re working ITB.

- Does music theory affect your engineering?

- This week’s plugin winner is Gary Jamms!

…and much, much more!


Direct download: Ep205220-20UBK20Mix.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 2:54pm PDT

- This week’s plugin winner is…Adam Chavez!

- Panning, Panning, and more Panning!

- How to break up your mix process for optimal results.

- Mixing and Mastering, which one’s cart, which one’s horse?

- How to get out of your own way and just MIX.


…And much, much more!

Direct download: Ep_51_-_An_ECKspecially_Good_Show.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 1:56pm PDT

Welcome to the first collection of juicy ‘best of’ mixing advice from the first 49 episodes of the UBK Happy Funtime Hour!


- Andrew Maury talks Spectral Analyzers!

- The Myth about Magic Frequencies.

- Session-wide phase alignment: Worth the effort?

- How to balance Glue and Separation in your Mix.

- How to approach your mix critique from different angles.

- Joe Barresi talks Getting it Right at the Source!

…and much, MUCH more!

Direct download: Episode_50_-_Elastic_Puzzle_-_Best_Of_Mixing_-CHRIS.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 1:32pm PDT

- UBK Grump of the Week!
- Why 6dB of Headroom for Mastering?
- CoAxial Monitors: Yay or Nay?
- Stacking Vintage-Style harmonies
- Should You Reference Other Mixes?

- This week's plugin winner is...Fred PuaaTuaa!

...and much, much more!

Direct download: Ep_49_-_6dB_for_Fcks_Sake.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 12:36pm PDT

- Making VSTi Drums Sound Good
- It's not the Reverb, It's You
- Preamps: Do They Really Matter?
- Tips for Mixing Meaty Guitars
- Plugin Winner: Leonardo Telles!

…And Much, Much more!


Direct download: Ep_48_r3_-_Drink_Your_Drink.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 6:36am PDT

- Hip Hop is our friend.
- Learning to Commit to sounds In The Box. 
- Being Unhappily Satisfied With Your Mix Translation.
- How to Give Advice to a Professional Equal. 
- The Three-to-One Rule and You!

- This week’s plugin winner is Kristofer Göransson!

…And much, much more!



Direct download: Episode_47_-_Dancing_Pubes.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 10:46am PDT