Introduction For my AUS230 Major Project, I decided to test and hone my mastering skills by mastering three pre-mastered songs as well as produce, mix (both in stereo and in 5.1) and master a dubstep track titled “Phoenix”. The aim this trimester, was to learn how to master music both objectively and subjectively and also […]Read more "AUS230 Post-Mortem Reflection"
In this blog post I will be looking at the loudness wars – the battle to make songs louder at the expense of its dynamic range through mastering. In the past, I often wanted to make my songs as loud as possible without realising how much life was being squashed out of them. But recently I […]Read more "Loudness Wars: The Dynamic Range Strikes Back?"