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Lopsided Mix

Discussion in 'Recording' started by deanp920, Jan 15, 2004.

  1. deanp920

    deanp920 Guest

    I'm working on some rough mixes in DP for a demo.

    When I look at the mix in the graphic editor, most of the peaks are favoring the minus side of zero by quite a bit.

    Is this a problem? Shouldn't eveything be symmetrical?

  2. AudioGaff

    AudioGaff Distinguished Member

    Feb 23, 2001
    Silicon Valley
    No, that's what makes a mix more interesting and not so bland. Don't worry about how the audio looks as a picture or graph, worry about the audio sound. Being happy and satisfied with how the mix sounds is the only thing that is truely important. If you you think your mix really needs it, you can add a comp or limiter to control and taylor the peaks more to you liking.

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