Music School: Compression

How To Use Compression (image via In The Mix) How To Use Compression (image via In The Mix)

A roundup of intro video tutorials.

In the first of two short, helpful explainer videos, Joe Gilder from Home Studio Corner introduces the concept of compression, visually:

In this second video, Joe offers his six “rules”, or his mix of tech-and-taste considerations, when using compression in music production:

In The Mix offers a slightly longer, purely technical intro tutorial: