Tag: headphones

  • What to Look for When Choosing New Headphones

    What to Look for When Choosing New Headphones

    Some handy information on how headphone speakers produce sound, and what to consider when choosing new pairs for your audio usage.

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  • How to Make Your Mixes Sound Great in Every System (Part 2)

    How to Make Your Mixes Sound Great in Every System (Part 2)

    Pro mixing engineer, composer, and mentor Gary Gray shares his thoughts in this two-part series on how you can get better sounding mixes in every system.

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  • How to Make Your Mixes Sound Great in Every System (Part 1)

    How to Make Your Mixes Sound Great in Every System (Part 1)

    Pro mixing engineer, composer, and mentor Gary Gray shares his thoughts in this two-part series on how you can get better sounding mixes in every system.

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  • 6 Tips for Mixing on the Go

    6 Tips for Mixing on the Go

    You may not always have access to high-fidelity studio monitors, especially nowadays with studios being closed, so here are six tips for mixing on the go.

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  • Why Mixing On Headphones Is Better Than You Think

    Why Mixing On Headphones Is Better Than You Think

    In this guest post by our friends at LANDR, we look at why despite what many will tell you, mixing on headphones isn’t so bad after all.

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  • Your Favorite Songs to Use for Testing Headphones and Speakers

    Your Favorite Songs to Use for Testing Headphones and Speakers

    Last week, we published a short playlist of songs curated by songwriter, performer, and author Evan Zwisler, featuring his “8 Favorite Songs to Use to Test Headphones and Speakers.” Since then, we’ve been pleasantly overwhelmed with your amazing suggestions of more songs that can be used for the same referencing purposes. Thanks so much for your input! We’ve […]

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  • Our 8 Favorite Songs to Use to Test Headphones and Speakers

    Our 8 Favorite Songs to Use to Test Headphones and Speakers

    Here’s a playlist of songs meant to help you choose the right speakers and headphones for your mixing project, exploring dynamics, frequencies, and timbres.

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  • How to Tame Unwanted Low Frequencies Out of Your Mix

    How to Tame Unwanted Low Frequencies Out of Your Mix

    + Learning to record and mix at home? Soundfly’s online courses on mixing, producing, and beat making can help! Preview them all for free and subscribe for full access. One of the most essential mixing tips when working with low frequencies is to exercise the “less is more” approach. These days, low frequencies are more pronounced than ever […]

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  • 5 Secrets to Making Your Sub-Bass Notes Audible

    5 Secrets to Making Your Sub-Bass Notes Audible

    + Welcome to Soundfly! We help curious musicians meet their goals with creative online courses. Whatever you want to learn, whenever you need to learn it. Subscribe now to start learning on the ’Fly. Whether you’re making pop, hip-hop, or EDM, chances are your music is going to include sub-bass. For those who aren’t familiar, sub-bass frequencies are low-pitched notes below approximately […]

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  • Essential Tips for Recording Pro-Quality Lead Vocals

    Essential Tips for Recording Pro-Quality Lead Vocals

    + Recording and mixing your songs at home? Preview Soundfly’s online course, Modern Pop Vocal Production for free, and subscribe here to get unlimited access. Every production and every song is unique, but the lead vocal is typically the part that most directly engages the average listener. The human voice, with all of its frailty, power, and expressive nuances, is […]

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