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Pop Vocal Production Tutorial For Dark Alt-RnB [VIDEO]

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In this Make Pop Music video tutorial we show you how we processed the vocals for Nashville pop artist Tony B’s “Faded Dreams”.

Track produced by Christian Fiore from The Songwriting Team

In this video we do a walkthrough of a track inspired by indie pop, ambient, and alternative R&B. We show pitch and reverb automation techniques and wild delay effects using valhalla frequency echo. If you are a music producer and want to make cool sounding vocal tracks for modern production then this was made for you. It’s loaded with tricks and tips!

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3 Pop Vocal Mixing Video Lessons From Mixnotes

Jonathan Roye is a platinum mixing engineer who runs the YouTube channel (and soon to be education platform) Mixnotes TV. We’ve combed through his videos to bring you 3 of our favorites. It’s hard to argue against the fact that vocals are the usually the most important part of a pop song. Here are 3 video tutorials where Jonathan shows his signal chain, favorite plugins, and strategy for mixing pop vocals:

Mixing Pop Vocals! UAD AMS Reverb UAS Helios EQ, Fabfilter ProQ2

Mixing Vocals! – Pop Music – Sound Toys Decapitator / Phasemistress / CLA76

Mixing Pop Vocals – Waves CLA76, Waves CLA2A

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Oliver’s Studio Tour Will Make You Want Every Synth Ever

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So this is one of my favorite studio tours that I’ve seen on YouTube. Maybe I’m a little bias because one of my buds worked in this building for a couple of years. Regardless, these guys just have killer sounding electronic records. Huge, rich, deep, and clear all come to mind. I was always curious about what the heck Oliver used to make their music and bam! I come across this video. A huge collection of gnarly analog synths. Go figure right? Drip with envy as Oliver takes you through their studio and shows you their synth collection. They also sneak a few tips and tricks in there. The last part about using the iPads is rad!

 

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