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Mastering EDM Using Free and Native Plugins

Fuad Murad, CEO & Founder - Beat Tweaks

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12 Videos (1h 29m)
    • Critical Listening - Figuring Out What To Do and Why

    • Mastering Notes - Identifying Issues and Setting Goals

    • Mid Side EQ - A Superb Technique For Creating Width And Depth

    • EQ Continued - Cleaning Problem Frequencies, Adding Clarity and Punch

    • Glue Compression - Adding Thickness and Presence

    • Peak Compression - Precise Peak Control for More Loudness and Headroom

    • Multiband Compression - Controlling Low-Mid Peaks and Muddy Frequencies

    • Saturation - Adding Richness and Warmth Using Harmonic Distortion

    • Parallel Compression - Your Secret Weapon For Power and Punch

    • Limiting - How To Get Maximum Loudness Without Distortion

    • Dithering

    • The Mastered Song And Important Take Aways


About This Class

Start mastering your EDM tracks like a pro with no expensive or fancy 3rd party plugins whatsoever.  All you need is your DAW.

Note - If you're looking for the "magic plugin" that transforms your tracks from amateur to professional then please do not take this course. This course will teach you how to use native plugins to finalize your mix and create professional sounding masters.


About This Course

  • No expensive plugins at all required - only free plugins!
  • All future lectures and upgrades are included for free
  • Periodical, free advice and tips from me to help improve your production skills
  • Every once in a while I send out freebies and goodies for my students!


  • Professional sounding EDM tracks using only native plugins, forget about expensive plugins.
  • Loudness, punch, depth and clarity
  • Balanced and polished sounding tracks

...all in an easy to follow course with everything clearly explained.

Today, you can start making your tracks sound better, more professional, easily and quickly without expensive plugins or complicated techniques.

Take the guesswork out of mastering your next hit. Learn all the techniques, tools and tricks used by the pros to achieve a clear, punchy and loud final mastered version of your track. This course will cover basic mastering tools such as:

  • EQ
  • Compression
  • Saturation and Harmonic Exciting
  • Limiting

As well as more advanced techniques such as:

  • Mid/Side EQ
  • Multiband Dynamics
  • Parallel Compression
  • Volume Matching
  • Peak & RMS Monitoring
  • Dithering
  • Spectrum Analysis

The course is structured in such a way to help you understand the flow of the mastering process and the reasoning behind each of the individual steps and techniques involved.

The course should take 1 day to complete and will give you a comprehensive understanding of the mastering process.

If you've ever felt that your songs don't stand up to commercially released tracks in terms of clarity, punch, loudness and power, or you need a deeper understanding of the mastering process, this course is perfect for you. What makes this course unique is that you're shown the mastering process using free and native, which means you can forget about fancy plugins that you may or may not have.


Learn EDM mastering now and I guarantee you'll make your tracks sound better.





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Fuad Murad

CEO & Founder - Beat Tweaks

Electronic music producer and mixing/mastering engineer with a soft spot for melodic chord progressions and musical subtleties. With over 5 years of experience teaching mixing, mastering and production in addition to several signed releases, remixes and ongoing projects, my life revolves around this beautiful genre we call "EDM."

Whether you're just getting into the game or a seasoned pro looking to add to your bag of tricks, I'm 100% certain you'll find what you're looking for in at ...

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