Hello folks, well it's been a while since I was available to contribute to Mixoff. Feels good to be back though!
Hm, there's a few things to say, hope I can remember them all. ;D
First off, I'll say that regardless of how much this song may sound like Mumford & Sons, it's still YOUR song and has a lot of merit artistically and performance-wise. Be proud.
Now, as to my mix. Here's the link and technical notes:
- As others have commented, yes it's well-recorded and that certainly helps a lot in the overall process. It's one of those "songs that mixes itself", more or less.
- Because it's not a rock song per se, I didn't go for that kind of mix. Instead I opted for a more "folk with rock overtones" approach. Bottom end is punchy but not overbearing. Vocals and acoustic instruments have prominence.
- Instruments all have articulation, but becaus...