“You mix with your ears, dummy.”

Good point.

But is that all?

Unfortunately, no.

Unless you are visually impaired, chances are you struggle with mixing with your EYES.

I know I do sometimes. All this software just looks too cool. It becomes easy to let your eyes make the mixing decisions BEFORE you let your ears in on the action.

The result? Well, isn’t it obvious?

Nobody’s going to care what your EQ curve looked like on the lead vocal…if the lead vocal sounds like garbage.

SOoooo…Graham and I recorded a brand new Simply Recording Podcast for you. It’s all about the Dangers of Mixing With Your Eyes.

Go take a listen here: