Four-time Grammy-winning recording engineer and record producer Jimmy Douglass has been a first call for world-renowned artists like Timbaland, The Rolling Stones, Justin Timberlake, Roxy Music, and hundreds more for his ability to remain current while drawing from his years of experience.
Douglass is best known for bringing unconventional techniques into the studio and encouraging artists to transcend genre restrictions. His hard work and immense talent have carved a place for him among some of the most respected engineers and mixers in the world.
In this pureMix.net exclusive, The Senator opens up the multitrack for the single "This Is How I Feel Inside" by pop artist Mr. Emotional and produced by Angel Lopez (Kanye West, Coldplay, Nathy Peluso, Sam Smith, Chance The Rapper)
See how Jimmy Douglass:
Shapes the tone of the mix from the start by adding an outboard better maker EQ across the 2 bus.
Dials in the transients of the kick and snare to punch through the arrangement
Sculpts the 808 with Surfer EQ2
Adds movement and texture to the piano and synth pads
Adds a guitar part to the song on the fly
Builds space around the vocals with a Lexicon 480L
Drops in vocal samples to add to the production
This is your chance to sit next to the legendary Jimmy Douglass as he crafts his mix of "How I Feel Inside" by Mr. Emotional.
After seeing how Jimmy does it, practice what you have learned and download the multitrack to mix the song for yourself!
Rhythmic Pop Artist Mr. Emotional was born and raised in a small town outside of Austin Texas. His nightclub like blend of bouncy beats and dancy, dark earworm melodies is something sure to make your heart pump with energy and emotion.
marcos.fe •Sunday, May 1, 2022
Please, bring the mixing tutorial back, this is not the video that was here, this belong to the Mentor Interview series, not mixing.
Eric Herbig •Sunday, March 13, 2022
I saw another video series which was really helpful, but after this one I am convinced that I fng love this dude. Holy shit he just grabbed a guitar. Mind blown. Pure money.
Window •Saturday, February 26, 2022
Great Tutorial. He also uses a Bettermaker EQ232D plugin (Not listed). I just got it at plugin alliance with voucher for $30.
245will •Monday, February 21, 2022
This is why I renew my subscription every year!!
Love JD's mindset when it comes to mixing. Great mix, song, video.
Please.... more from Jimmy Douglas Puremix!!
Audio Art •Monday, February 7, 2022
Learned a few tricks and really enjoyed watching Jimmy work. A true Jedi Master.
thombleasdale •Sunday, February 6, 2022
Very cool. I really enjoyed Jimmy's approach, and how fast he got through this. It's helpful to be reminded you don't always have to spend hours tweaking tracks that already sound good.
MarcoPolo •Thursday, January 27, 2022
I like watching JD work. Good video & a nice track!