THE MUSIC ACADEMY #20: Compression Basics

The Music Academy: Music industry advice in under 10 minutes.

This week Stu Watts gives you an introduction to another piece of gear that is crucial for sound engineers: the compressor. Stu runs through…

  • What is a compressor?
  • The key controls on most compressors
  • Some audio examples of different ways of using compression on a drum kit

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