Getting vocals to sit in a mix if often one of the most difficult stages of the entire mixing process.
If you’re dealing with a dull and uninteresting vocal, sometimes you just need to add a little something extra to make the whole track come to life.
This is often referred to giving the vocal “a little air”.
Of course there a TON of ways to get you great results, but sometimes less is truly more…
So if your vocal track is struggling for some clarity, try this simple trick from 7x Grammy winner Darrell Thorp.
He uses the Softube Abbey Road RS127 to help this vocal to cut through a dense mix.