We've all been there. You've worked hard on a mix and after much back and forth, you're really happy with it. It's punchy, balanced and where you want it so off you go to your car for a quick refreshing drive and to listen to your new masterpiece.
And then the bomb drops...
The mix sounds flat, muddy, the vocals are lost and the bass sounds like it's dropped out. On top of that it all sounds so quiet compared to your favourite reference tracks. It's not a nice feeling BUT you are not alone.
It happens to the best of us and it's all part of the learning curve and just another opportunity to learn something new; that really is the best way to look at it.
So check out today's blog video to discover 5 typical reasons why your mix isn't translating and some top suggestions on how to fix them.