Using Parallel Effects in Pro Tools

Aux tracks are an incredibly flexible tool used in music production. Amongst other applications they are used commonly to create submixes, parallel effects sends and monitor mixes. Read on for some quick+dirty theory plus a demonstration on setting up parallel effects in Pro Tools.   Pre/Post Fader Sends? Sends can be configured to be Pre-Fader [...]

Lessons from Wastelands & How to Land a Mini Studio Internship

In early 2016 I snagged a studio internship with Joel Quartermain at Wastelands Studio. The main project was a full length album with the legends from Sydney band Caravana Sun. Read on for key lessons and how I landed the opportunity. Persistence is Key After studying for a year (Cert IV composition/music tech) I wanted to continue to [...]