Getting Started With pureMix

Welcome to pureMix.net, the largest community of producers and engineers dedicated to sharing mixing, mastering, recording and production knowledge.

The pureMix Library is filled with hundreds of tutorial videos that will teach you how to use all of the tools in the studio including compressors, equalizers, microphones, preamps, DAWs, and more.

Be sure to check out our full-length mixing tutorials taught by Grammy winning mentors where they teach you how they mix songs by major artists. Be sure to download the stems and exercise files to practice your mixing skills using professionally recorded source material.

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Compression Overview
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Compression Overview

How to use an audio & music compressor? Examples on vocal, drums and bass. Compression history, tape machine & fader riding examples.
Fab Dupont
| 13min
The 13 Best Pro Tools Keyboard Shortcuts
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The 13 Best Pro Tools Keyboard Shortcuts

Ditch the mouse and keep your fingers glued to the keyboard to turn Slow Tools back into Pro Tools
Fab Dupont
| 14min
How to Use a De-esser on Vocals
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How to Use a De-esser on Vocals

Learn what a De-esser is and how to use them properly. Fab explains the concepts then compares plugins and hardware de-essers
Fab Dupont
| 21min
Sidechain Compression
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Sidechain Compression

Learn how to use sidechain compression and tweak advanced parameters to dial in the groove
Ben Lindell
| 9min
How to Get Punchy Drums with Grand Channel
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How to Get Punchy Drums with Grand Channel

How to use the Softube Summit Audio Grand Channel compressor, equalizer & saturation to get a punchy drum sound
Ben Lindell
| 7min
Tone & Color of the Fairchild Compressor
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Tone & Color of the Fairchild Compressor

Learn the subtle and extreme processing techniques possible with the Universal Audio UAD Fairchild compressor
Ben Lindell
| 6min
Adding Punch and Size to Kick Drums
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Adding Punch and Size to Kick Drums

Ben Lindell shows how to add size and speed to your kick drums to make them punch through your mixes.
Ben Lindell
| 7min
Using Sidechain Compression for Dynamic Delays
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Using Sidechain Compression for Dynamic Delays

Get creative with sidechain compression & expansion to enhance and control your delay sends
Ben Lindell
| 6min
Chocolate Mousse
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Chocolate Mousse

Life is not all about Music, there is also Chocolate.
Fab Dupont
| 6min
Introduction to Mastering
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Introduction to Mastering

Fab Dupont answers “what is mastering?” Learn the history of this dark art and why it is such a vital step in the record making process.
Fab Dupont
| 8min
Interview with Andrew Scheps
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Interview with Andrew Scheps

Andrew Scheps and Fab Dupont discuss Andrew’s wall of gear, analog vs digital and what matters most when mixing.
Andrew Scheps
| 11min
Creating Custom Pro Tools Shortcuts
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Creating Custom Pro Tools Shortcuts

Fab Dupont shows you how to create your own Pro Tools shortcuts using Apple’s System Preferences
Fab Dupont
| 4min
Hearing Compression in Context
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Hearing Compression in Context

Learn how to listen and make mixing decisions in context rather than solo
Ben Lindell
| 7min
Soldering an XLR Cable
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Soldering an XLR Cable

Learn how to prepare and then properly solder an XLR cable.
Mike Comparetto
| 10min
Mix Bus Processing with UAD Plugins
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Mix Bus Processing with UAD Plugins

Ben Lindell shows his mix bus chain and how to set up mix bus processing (EQ & Compressors) on a mix using Universal Audio's UAD plugins.
Ben Lindell
| 7min
How To Control Pro Tools From An iPad
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How To Control Pro Tools From An iPad

Learn how to control Pro Tools with the new Avid Pro Tools | Control iPad App.
Mark Abrams
| 17min

Most Popular Videos

Creating Space with Reverbs
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Creating Space with Reverbs

In this video Fab shows how he uses several reverbs in order to achieve depth and height in a mix.
Fab Dupont
| 18min
How To Set Proper Recording Levels
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How To Set Proper Recording Levels

Learn how to get proper recording levels & calibrate your system. RMS & Peak Levels, VU meters and headroom concepts are all explained
Fab Dupont
| 15min
Andrew Scheps Mixing Ziggy Marley In The Box
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Andrew Scheps Mixing Ziggy Marley In The Box

Grammy winner Andrew Scheps mixes Ziggy Marley entirely in the box. Sharing his Pro Tools mixing secrets using only plug-ins.
Andrew Scheps
| 02h 37min
How To EQ Vocals
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How To EQ Vocals

EQ more and compress less! Learn how to equalize your vocals track like the pros
Fab Dupont
| 27min
Inside The Mix: Pharrell Williams & Daft Punk
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Inside The Mix: Pharrell Williams & Daft Punk

See how Mick Guzauski enhanced Pharrell’s brilliant production and mixed the hit song “Gust of Wind”.
Mick Guzauski
| 01h 06min
Andrew Scheps Mixing Ziggy Marley All Analog
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Andrew Scheps Mixing Ziggy Marley All Analog

Watch Grammy-engineer Andrew Scheps mix a song entirely on his Neve 8068 console with tons of analog outboard
Andrew Scheps
| 2min
John Paterno Mixing Robbie Williams
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John Paterno Mixing Robbie Williams

John Paterno shows you how a hit pop song gets mixed.
John Paterno
| 32min
Advanced Vocal Compression
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Advanced Vocal Compression

Stop over compressing your vocals! Learn how to get a smooth, not smothered, transparent vocal sound.
Fab Dupont
| 14min
Start to Finish: The Arrows - Mixing
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Start to Finish: The Arrows - Mixing

Fab Dupont analyses his modern and punchy mix of the song 'Words to Say' by The Arrows
Fab Dupont
| 01h 24min
Mark Needham Mixing Imagine Dragons
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Mark Needham Mixing Imagine Dragons

Download the stems and learn how Mark mixed the multi-platinum hit song "It's Time" by Imagine Dragons
Mark Needham
| 01h 54min
How To Use Multiband Compression
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How To Use Multiband Compression

Learn how Multiband Compression really works with tips on how to rescue and enhance tracks using the magic of multiband
Fab Dupont
| 28min
Fab Dupont Mixing David Crosby
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Fab Dupont Mixing David Crosby

See how Fab created a delicate and intimate sounding mix for a legendary singer/songwriter.
Fab Dupont
| 02h 07min
Start To Finish of a Pop-Punk Song
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Start To Finish of a Pop-Punk Song

See the entire record making process from a rough demo through to mastering
Fab Dupont
| 03h 36min
John Paterno Mixing Steve Gadd Band
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John Paterno Mixing Steve Gadd Band

John Paterno mixes the Steve Gadd Band, showcasing the band's incredible musicianship
John Paterno
| 02h 02min
Inside the Mix: Zac Brown Band with Andrew Scheps
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Inside the Mix: Zac Brown Band with Andrew Scheps

Look inside the final mixing session for Zac Brown Band's "Young and Wild"
Andrew Scheps
| 5,070sec
Lifeboats Series: Fab Mixing Will Knox in Cubase
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Lifeboats Series: Fab Mixing Will Knox in Cubase

Using the built in Cubase plugins, Grammy winner Fab Dupont mixes a Will Knox song from start to finish.
Fab Dupont
| 01h 52min
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