Mastering Modern Metal Drums with Mattertone

Mastering Modern Metal Drums with Mattertone

Today we’re going to look at how we can use Mattertone in a mastering scenario. Let’s say we’ve just received a final mixdown or pre-master of a modern metal song, and we want to give it the final touch. After listening to it a couple of times we can say that the mix...
Mattertone – Multiband Envelope Shaping

Mattertone – Multiband Envelope Shaping

Mattertone is a multi-band envelope shaping effect. It is NOT a compressor, no thresholds. It is NOT level-sensitive, no triggering. Increase or decrease attack and/or sustain on selected frequency ranges. Tame resonances. Manage ambient. Get huge rooms from drums...
Synth shaping with Mattertone

Synth shaping with Mattertone

Today we’re going to have a look at the Mattertone plugin. Mattertone is a multiband envelope shaper, and thus it’s a great tool for emphasizing (or taming) transient-heavy material like drums, for instance. However, we will do something a little unusual and apply the...