Gain staging your beats is about making sure that all of your tracks are hitting the master bus at a good level and with enough headroom to encourage a solid master.
Gaining staging well will give you a louder, fuller mix - as well as generally making the mix process easier. It’s an important process to learn anyway, but it’s especially great for when sending beats out. You want them knocking on any system, and ensuring they’re properly gain staged is going to help with that.
It’s actually quite a simple process and can be broken down into 4 steps.Comment below for what you'd like to see next!!
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