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How To Make Your Music Louder

by Kim Lajoie on June 23, 2013

So, you want to make your music louder?

While the loudness wars seem to have plateaued, much of today’s commercial music is still quite loud. And you’ve probably noticed that simply slapping on a limiter at the end of your mix bus doesn’t give you result you’re after. Sure, it’s loud, but it can also very easily turn your track to mush.

How To Make Your Music Louder is a guide to achieving clarity and focus in your music.

That means it’ll take more master-limiter punishment, if that’s your thing.

But it also means that you the mastering processes is more able to retain the natural dynamics and subtlety in your music, if that’s what you prefer.

This guide provides advice and guidance for the whole production process – through composition, mixing and mastering.

And it’s all written in my usual clear and precise style. If you’re a fan of my blog, you know what to expect. Plus, it’s a PDF with no strings attached, which means you can print it out, read it on your tablet, or keep it on hand in the studio.

11+ pages. 3200+ words. $20. You know you want it.

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How To Make Your Music Louder Overview

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Or forever wonder why your music turns to mush when you turn it up.

-Kim.