Parallel Compression Setup
Learn the basics of how a compressor works and how it can affect the sound of your mix.
Parallel Compression Setup8:14
Luke provides a step-by-step process of how to setup Parallel Compression within your DAW.
Applying Parallel Compression5:15
Learn how to apply Parallel Compression to your drum tracks in a musical fashion.
Compressing Individual Channels
Parallel Compression on Different Drums3:45
Luke shows some different options when it comes to compressing different drum channels.
Bus Send Levels4:35
Luke explains how to adjust the Parallel Compression send levels within your mixer to adjust the relative mix of what is actually getting compressed.
Parallel Drum Room Compression4:28
Want to enhance your drum room sound? Luke explains how you can use Parallel Compression on just the room channels to make your drums sound like they were recorded in a bigger room.
Alternate Parallel Compression Workflows
Adding FX to the Dry Drum Bus7:43
Luke demonstrates how you can use Parallel Compression on an already processed drum track.
Adding Insert FX3:26
Learn how to use insert/channel FX to supplement your drum mix and the Parallel Compression channel simultaneously.
Creating A Parallel Compressed Drum Mix2:36
Need an overly compressed drum sound that still sounds natural? Luke explains how you can mix the "dry/compressed" signals in a way to create a compressed drum mix while still retaining the natural characteristics of the original drum track.
Luke explains how to use sidechain filters to adjust the frequency range that the compressor responds to.
N.Y. Style Parallel Compression5:14
Learn how to apply this unique Parallel Compression technique to add punch and depth to your drum mix.
Using 3rd-Party Compressor Plug-Ins6:27
Luke explains how you can use 3rd-Party compressor plugins on your Parallel Compression channel to produce different results.
Using The Dry/Wet Mix Knob3:55
Learn how to apply Parallel Compression directly within stock or 3rd-Party compressor plugins.
Drum master Luke Oswald reveals how to apply Parallel Compression to your drum tracks, adding musical depth and punch. Youll also learn how to compress individual channels, alternative workflows, using 3rd party plug-ins and more!
See the individual tutorial descriptions below for more info. Discover how to add that professional punch and impact to your drum tracks, making them stand out and groove Watch Parallel Compression for Drums now!
Submitted 2 months ago
Parallel Compression for Drums
This is an outstanding tutorial if you are serious about learn about Parallel Compression for Drums. Thanks Groove 3. You make learning about a new skill fun!
I am a: Beginner
Submitted 5 months ago
Simplified Parallel Compression Technique
Simple, straight-forward tutorial on Parallel Compression. Like the few repetition to reinforce understanding. Recommended as basic training for any Mix Engineer
I am a: Semi-Pro
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