Stems are a common way of collaborating on a song with others, whether that be in the form of sending a track to get mixed by a mix engineer, or if you’re producing a track with another producer and you both have different plugins/use different DAWs. Tip: Stems are also sometimes called track outs. The
Nowadays with such high quality audio coming right out of our synths/vst’s, we’re already working with some of the highest quality audio we’ve ever been able to get our hands on! And I feel we’re always trying to achieve this false perfection.
Automation is commonly used for EQ filters, or blending more/less of an effect in at certain times. But something I’ve never automated before, until this track (which is called What’s Inside), is swing. In this track, I only automated swing very gently. But I’m sure if used as the primary focus of a song, you