How To Use Sidechain Compression Effectively

In this video, GARDNSOUND demonstrates how to effectively use sidechain compression to better your musical productions. 

He shows how to create separation between a bass line and an 808 kick to help aid a mix with a crowded low end. And then he demonstrates an additional use for sidechain compression... as an effect!

Below is the fully finished version of the track GARDNSOUND uses in this video.

Finished Track = https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xOfAr5pEZNA

 

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