Mastering Tutorial Part 2: The Secret Notebook of a Mastering Engineer (Advanced)

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No. 1: Fatness & RMS - Explains what RMS is and how it relates to loudness and fatness. Further discussion into compression techniques that can fatten a mix on another level. All the time helping you realise your goal when mastering your music. Find it here:

No. 2: Definition of Audio Mastering - Explains why mastering is so important. Begins to paint the picture of what it is we are trying to achieve when mastering music. Find it here:

No. 3: Advanced Technique No.1 'Ultra Depth'. How to add depth and space to a mix using psychoacoustic manipulation. Find it here:

No. 4: EQ, Tone & The Frequency Spectrum - Explores the idea of shaping the frequency spectrum using EQ, equipping the track with a tonal balance that will translate well to different music playing systems. Find it here:

No. 5: Multi-Band Compression - An introduction to a very useful tool. Discusses the major differences in operation from single-band compression. Find it here: