What should the spectrum analyser look like on a good mixdown?

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  1. graffitizax

    graffitizax Hauntr

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    what should it look like at the drop? iv heard people say it should be like a smiley face because our ears are more sensetive to mid range frequencies but not sure if this is true. i was wondering if anyone could post a picture of their analyser on a good mix
     
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    DjCartel Well-Known Member

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    it depends on the style of tune really. take a tune you liek, stick it in your daw, and put a spectrum on it. then youl see a good mix!
     
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    graffitizax Hauntr

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    ahh good idea i never thought of doing that
     
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    ARTFX www.artfx-studios.com

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    Yeahh and don't rely to much on the spectrum analyzer, sometimes best is to just listen. If it sounds good, then leave it like it is.
     
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    Rule of Dada °13: Songs should look like sausages! :D
     
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    JHSE23 the yen

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    put a tune that sounds like it thats released and sounds good through it and compare
     
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    the "smiley" face spectrum is supposed to be used for live situations I believe.

    i'd imagine it should have a pretty level field of frequencies :)