Brad Pack

Easy EQ Tips for Powerful Punk Rock


Mixing punk music can be a delicate balance. You don’t want the band to sound too polished, like a bunch of corporate sellouts. But you also don’t want the track to sound too raw, like a demo or a live show. In this post, I’ll break down my favorite EQ tips for punk rock. Admittedly,...


How To Easily Record Pianos, Keys and Synths


With over 7,000 moving parts, pianos are incredibly intricate instruments. They fall somewhere in between a stringed instrument and a percussive instrument. Pianos produce a very complex sound with rich overtones that can be difficult to record. Let’s break down a few simple techniques for dialing in the perfect piano sound—whether you’re on a grand,...


How To Record Electric Guitars The Easy Way


If you want to record electric guitars without feeling like the end result sounds like a muddy mess, then you’ve come to the right place. Nothing ruins a rock song quicker than weak, wimpy guitars. You want massive, powerful, roaring guitars that knock the listener off their feet! Over the years, countless engineers have concocted...