Year of issue: 2021
Manufacturer: Mix With The Masters
Manufacturer’s website: Link
Author: Tchad Blake
Duration: 0h 28min
Handout Type: Video Tutorial
Description: Come to Full Mongrel Studios for a distortion workshop with the king of crunch, Chad Blake! In the multitrack session of The Artic Monkeys’ harsh rock anthem “R U Mine”, Blake demonstrates his creative harmonic enhancement techniques to give raw recordings character. Focusing primarily on drums, he discusses and shows his approach to handling kick drum, snare, and full setup through distortion, compression, expansion, phase change, pitch bend and EQ. In addition to revealing some of his favorite plugins and their parameters, Chad highlights the creativity that can be explored by modifying the phase ratios and shelving EQ.
1. Kick drum signal blend & processing, full kit distortion, polarity, expansion, phasing, EQ
2. Kit modulation, snare treatment, guitars, bass, creative uses of phase, shelving filters
There are subtitles in English and Spanish.
Sample files: not provided
Video format: MP4
Video: AVC, 1920×1080, 16: 9, 30 fps, 1500 kb / s
Audio: AAC, 48 kHz, 160 kb / s, 2 channels