Do your mixes sound muddy and distorted?
This is likely the case if you are not gain staging.
Gain staging is the practice of ensuring you have enough headroom at each amplification stage in your mix.
Improve your mixes with a better understanding of Gain Staging
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If you’re looking for a free VU meter plugin, we’ve got you covered.
These plugins are magic for gain staging. With a good VU meter, you are guaranteed to set perfect levels in between your plugins.
This works especially well for analog-modelled plugins looking for the sweet spot level at -18dBFS.
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Looking for some plugins to help with gain staging or A/B testing effects?
We found 5 awesome plugs that can help!
Volume Compensator is a Max4Live device that auto adjusts the level coming out of a device to match the input level. This helps a TON with A/B testing processing chains.
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Ever wonder how gain staging works in Ableton Live?
Our handy guide shows you where you need to make sure you’re hitting the sweet spot.
Use the free VU meter plugin to set sweet spots between plugins.
The dBFS meter at the end of the chain sets the pre-fader volume to the sweet spot for an optimal mix with tons of headroom.
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