Did You Know That This Synth Is A MONSTER? Unleash The BEAST!
The Lifeboats series is going to be a unique chance to see how the pureMix mentors each approach the same song with their own unique vision for the mix. See how Grammy winners Fab Dupont, Andrew Scheps and Mick Guzauski shape Will Knox's song with their own tastes and creativity. In this first installment of the Lifeboats series, Fab Dupont challenges himself to leave his familiar home of Pro Tools for a mixing adventure in Cubase 8 using only the built in plugins and Cubase channel strip.
After many requests from all over the world Fab takes on a full in the box mix in Cubase. Featuring the stylings of NYC band Plastic Days, Fab mixes the song from scratch and describes every step in detail. Subjects discussed range from mixing acoustic and electronic drums together, parallel processing, guitar processing, keyboard processing, phase alignment, extensive Eq and compression decisions using everything from stock Cubase plugins to Sonnox, UA, Soundtoys and other less known stuff.