Gear and Resources
My few of my favourite tools, equipment, apps and plugins that you might like too
Tried and tested tools of the trade and the ones I simply love to work with
Finding the right tool can amplify your results 10x over, and in my transition from BBC staff to self employed mix engineer I've tried a few!
This page contains my favourite tools I use for mixing, YouTube and business duties that I recommend to make your life a little easier.
Before we start...
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Mixing & Mastering Software
Avid Pro Tools
The DAW that I love to use. It's powerful yet easy to use and is constantly being updated.
Probably the largest plugin company in the World! For all aspects of music production
High quality plugins from this Polish company. Well respected by the pros. From the Vintage Warmer to the Infinistrip
The DAW for pro mastering. I like to change mindset when mastering, so a change in DAW helps me do that.
One of the best room and headphone correction software available today. Free trial available
Pro Mix Academy
The most affordable online training for recording, mixing and mastering from big names and the not so big (...me)!
Mix With The Masters
In-person seminars and online training from some of the worlds best producers. Changed my life!
Music production membership with tutorials from big names like Andrew Scheps, Joe Chiccarelli and Greg Wells.
My Core Studio Equipment
My Video & Lighting Equipment
Cloud backup storage for my clients files, videos, sessions and more. Easy minute by minute automated backup.
My all in one tool for Simply Mixing's website, email service, digital product storefront and shopping cart.
Social media scheduler that makes posting on all my media outlets so easy, Incl. IG carousels and YouTube.
I use this app every day for to-do's and project management. Simple quick capture of tasks and calendar sync.
The secure file transfer service I use to send mixes to clients. 10GB free storage!