The first time I used multiband compression in a mix, I completely ruined it.
I slammed the lows and highs hard on the mix buss, and thought the track sounded ‘fat’.
It didn’t. It sounded awful. The mids became non-existent.
That was over 11 years ago now.
Since then, I have learned through experience that multiband compressors are valuable, simple tools… when you know the right ways to use them.
I can still remember the confusion and frustration that you might be feeling right now. Multiband compression seems daunting, and complicated.
But once you have a grasp of the basics, and the 7 ways to use a multiband compressor in your mixes, the clouds will clear.
This easy-to-follow guide will give you everything you need to start improving your mixes with this powerful tool today.