"The Mixing Engineer's Handbook" | A Boöring Book Club Review
“The Mixing Engineer’s Handbook”
First, we rank the book based on three factors:
This will depend on your interest in production. If you’re a nerd like me, this is the closest we’ll get to a bible.
Everyday I use this book’s knowledge to improve my technique. Often times I come across industry experts who’ve arrived at similar conclusions through 20+ years of trial and error.
Why not take the shortcut?
I encourage you to incorporate each lesson into a practice session. Tinker and toy with the concept until you find a sound you like.
Literary Value (1*)
You won’t read this book for any literary gain.
Three Lessons from the Book:
Addition via Subtraction
Leave 12-15dB of headroom!
You can’t put lipstick on a pig
*for a detailed explanation, check out my video here
Thank you for reading!
Louis J. DiPaolo Jr.