NYC artist/engineer Erica Glyn interviews world-class mixer Chris Lord-Alge (U2, Green Day, Daughtry) at Avatar Studios in NYC. In Part 1, CLA takes us back to the beginning…to his NYC roots!
Master producer Chris Lord-Alge demonstrates mixing hit records with the Waves CLA plug-ins.
GRAMMY-winning mixer/audio engineer Chris Lord-Alge spoke with Advanced Session Recording Course Director Darren Schneider during a presentation at Full Sail Live. Over the course of his twenty-plus year career in the music industry, Chris has racked up mixing credits on more than 725 records, including notable ones from Prince, James Brown, Green Day, Paramore, and the Smashing Pumpkins. In this Q&A, Chris talks about his start in the music industry as a studio runner at the age of 13, finding his niche in mixing, and how to be successful as a mixer. Interested in a career in the music industry? [More]
Check out “Understanding Compression” To be very clear about this – ** I DID NOT MAKE THIS VIDEO ** How to create sidechaining in SX for use with compression or gate effects. This came from the now defunct audiofarm website and was made by a user called “Counterpoint”. And if you either pay attention to the video or read the comments, you will find out that the plugin is the OptiumFX Compadre. Here is the link to another video showing sidechain compression in SX3, which I also DID NOT make!!!
How to use the effects channels in Cubase.
In the 73rd episode of Pensado’s Place, Dave and Herb are joined by GRAMMY award winning engineer, mixer and producer Andrew Scheps! Andrew has credits ranging from Red Hot Chili Peppers to Adele, to Metallica and Jay-Z. For more information on Andrew Scheps, visit his website: – – – This week’s ITL is a special mic shootout/listening test with Telefunken’s RFT and Diamond series of microphones with Chris Baseford at the Atrium Studio. You can download the Pro Tools files for this session here: To enter the Avid FastTrack C400 giveaway: To enter the Telefunken [More]
In the 66th episode of Pensado’s Place, Dave and Herb are joined by 2-Time GRAMMY Award winning Engineer/Mixer/Produce Ross Hogarth! Ross has worked with such artists as Van Halen, Roger Waters, The Black Crowes, Shawn Colvin, John Mellencamp, REM and many, many more To learn more about Ross along with his full biography, visit his website here: Special thanks to our title sponsors: Avid: Vintage King For all of our episodes, contests, news and other opportunities, check us out at Follow us on twitter Like us on facebook: Art Institue of California – Los [More]
In the 6th episode of Pensado’s Place, Dave is joined by 5-time GRAMMY award winning mixer Manny Marroquin! In this week’s Into The Lair, Dave discusses reference mixes, why he uses them, and some of his favorite songs to use as reference mixes. Afterwards, Dave and Manny take viewer questions and discuss their approaches to mixing today’s most popular music. 3:10 Into The Lair – All about reference mixes 3:20 Ultrasone Pro 750’s. Use of headphones to negate the sound of the room. 3:57 Referencing Technique when mixing 4:50 “Romio and Juliet by Silk E. Fyne” – Instrumental 5:35 [More]