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MIXING ADVICE, IN CONTEXT.

Five workshops + Q&As focused on mixing different musical styles.

FREE - RSVP FOR EACH EVENT IN THE CALENDAR BELOW
Seats will be assigned on a first come first serve basis


WHERE
:
Converse Rubber Tracks

(130 Hope Street, Brooklyn, NY)


WHEN:
OCTOBER 16-17

SCHEDULE:

FREE 40 MINUTE BASIC/ADVANCED
IN THE STUDIO MIXING SEMINARS


RSVP HERE for free, intimate mixing workshops with Aaron Bastinelli (The Hold Steady, Matt & Kim, Vacationer), scheduled in Rubber Tracks' control room during the following presentations.

**** SUNDAY OCTOBER 16 ****

Doors at 12pm

1.00 pm
Mastering Engineer: The Mixer's Best Friend

RSVP HERE - FB EVENT
[only 100 seats available]

Sonicsoop's editor and mastering wizard Justin Colletti will moderate a panel about "how to mix for mastering" with top mastering engineers, Randy Merrill (Adele, Chris Brown, Miike Snow), Joe Lambert (Animal Collective, Sharon Van Etten, Deerhunter) and Alan Douches (The National, Xiu Xiu, Wye Oak).

3.30 pm
Producing and Mixing Pop Classics
(sponsored by iZotope)

RSVP HERE - FB EVENT
[only 100 seats available]

Producer extraordinaire, six time grammy winner Frank Filipetti (Foreigner, Billy Joel, Bangles, Frank Zappa) will talk about the challenges of mixing and producing timeless pop songs.

Tackled topics:

- The balancing act of mixing and producing a pop song
- How production choices can help a mix
- The importance of tension and release and how to underline them
- Mixing for radio and interaction with the mastering engineer on hit singles


6.00 pm
When Things Get Busy:
The Mix Begins with the Mics
(sponsored by Audio-Technica Microphones)

RSVP HERE - FB EVENT
[only 100 seats available]

A presentation by Nic Hard (The Bravery, Ghost Beach, Snarky Puppy), involving a mix for a Snarky Puppy song.

Tackled topics:

- Preparing for the mix during the recording process
- EQing with microphones
- Capturing and organizing space
- Finalizing a complex and busy mix


8.30 pm
The Psychedelic Mix - Space and Definition

(sponsored by SoundToys)

RSVP HERE - FB EVENT
[only 100 seats available]

Stu White (Beyonce', Nicky Minaj, Fun.), will walk the audience through a hybrid live and electronic mix with an expanded ambiance and very effected tracks.

Tackled topics:

- Integrating live drums with programmed ones
- Reverb/delay techniques: "Spacey" vs. washed out
- Achieving definition in a dense arrangement

**** MONDAY OCTOBER 17 ****

 

 

Doors at 5.00 pm


5.30 pm
Hip Hop Mixing & Production

RSVP HERE - FB EVENT
[only 100 seats available]

Ken Duro Ifill (Jay-Z, NAS, Yo Gotti) will walk us through the
mixing and production of a hip hop song.

Tackled topics:

- Getting the hip hop vocals right
- The tight but huge sounding low end
- Hip Hop production 101


8.00 pm
The Nu Soul Mix -
Keeping Soul's Heart in a Modern,
Electronic Production

RSVP HERE - FB EVENT
[only 100 seats available]

Grammy-Award Winner Scott Jacoby (Coldplay, Vampire Weekend, Rachel Platten, John Legend), will walk the audience through a modern, electronic soul-pop track.

Genres: Soul-Pop, Nu Soul, Synth Pop

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is a blog exclusively focused on guitar pedals and home recording.
 

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WEB TRAFFIC

Between 10k and 12k unique visitors per month.

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Delicious Audio is the official site of the Stomp Box Exhibit, an interactive event taking place in Brooklyn and Austin where musicians are invited to test and compare pedals in the headphones.

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Sponsors:
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2016 Speakers:

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 Frank Filipetti
(Foreigner, Elton John, The Bangles)

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Stu White

(Beyonce', Nicky Minaj, Fun.)

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Scott Jacoby

(Coldplay, Rachel Platten,
Vampire Weekend,John Legend)

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Ken "Duro" Ifill

(Jay Z, Jennifer Lopez, Nas)

SoundToys
Nic Hard
(The Bravery, Ghost Beach, Snarky Puppy)

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Aaron Bastinelli
(The Hold Steady, Matt & Kim, Vacationer)

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MixCon is a free educational event for musicians and aspiring producers/mixing engineers. Its goal is to advise them on the art of mixing, the science it's based upon, and the techniques top engineers employ to shape the sounds in the directions they envision, and to make them coexist in a balanced fashion.

NYC based blogs The Deli (covering local emerging artists) and Sonicscoop (focused on recording advice and local recording pros) support and foster the huge local community of recording musicians and engineers. The Brooklyn Mixcon is intended as a service to them and a free opportunity for learning and improving their recording techniques.

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