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
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
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
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
Spicing Up Synth Sounds
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Spicing Up Synth Sounds

Follow Ben Lindell in a quick tutorial on how to approach synth sounds to diversify them and making them more unique and personal to your music production and style.
Ben Lindell
| 8min
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

Most Popular Videos

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
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 Template
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Andrew Scheps Mixing Template

Andrew shares his mixing template and walks through it track by tack
Andrew Scheps
| 01h 29min
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
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
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
Mick Guzauski Mixing Ady Suleiman
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Mick Guzauski Mixing Ady Suleiman

Grammy winner Mick Guzauski mixes British Pop/Soul artist Ady Suleiman
Mick Guzauski
| 01h 50min
Start to Finish: Tracking Rock With Vance Powell
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Start to Finish: Tracking Rock With Vance Powell

Recording and Producing A Rock Song From Scratch with Tyler Bryant & The Shakedown
Vance Powell
| 01h 50min
Fab Dupont Mixing Template
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Fab Dupont Mixing Template

Learn how Fab created a flexible and powerful mixing system that is optimized for modern music productions
Fab Dupont
| 53min
Luca Pretolesi Mixing Major Lazer
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Luca Pretolesi Mixing Major Lazer

Learn how Luca mixed and mastered the multi-platinum hit "Light It Up"
Luca Pretolesi
| 02h 32min
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
| 01h 24min
Mastering Levels for EDM
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Mastering Levels for EDM

Learn the target loudness levels for modern music and how to create multiple versions
Luca Pretolesi
| 10min
Inside The Mix: Green Day with Andrew Scheps
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Inside The Mix: Green Day with Andrew Scheps

A look inside the process and techniques used to nail Green Day’s signature stadium punk rock sound
Andrew Scheps
| 01h 35min
Luca Pretolesi Mixing Template
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Luca Pretolesi Mixing Template

Learn Luca’s EDM mixing & mastering workflow and hybrid mixing setup
Luca Pretolesi
| 13min
Fab Dupont Mixing With Pro Tools 12
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Fab Dupont Mixing With Pro Tools 12

Fab mixes a song using only Pro Tools 12 plugins
Fab Dupont
| 02h 35min
Inside The Mix: Colt Silvers With Fab Dupont
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Inside The Mix: Colt Silvers With Fab Dupont

Learn production & mixing tricks to polish a demo and create a professionally finished mix
Fab Dupont
| 01h 25min
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