From Successful Rock Frontman to Full-time Audio Engineer and Instructor
In this Spotlight, we sat down with David Gnozzi of MixBusTV. The story behind his emergence as a YouTube Audio Guru begins all the way back in his home country of Italy, with several surprising turns along the way.
Part I: the Publishing agreement from Hell
From fronting a band and coping with a heartbreaking publishing deal to transitioning into full-time audio engineer, David’s journey gives us insight into how he came to develop his style and sensibilities as an engineer and musician.
Part II: David's Hybrid Analog/Digital Workflow
David details his workflow techniques and highlights his thoughts on the analog vs. in-the-box debate. By combining both of these methods David has developed a uniquely modern yet classic approach to mixing.
Part III: David's favorite Gear
David shows off his studio, highlighting a few of his favorite mixing & mastering tools. Gear isn’t something he takes lightly—he goes to great lengths to stay up-to-date with the newest innovations, consider what they can bring, and put them through the paces by demoing them alongside the rest of his gear before committing to an integration.
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Part IV: Why David Loves the Neve Genesys Black Console
David explains why he is such a big fan of digitally-controlled analog gear, and how that fascination led him to demo the AMS Neve Genesys Black Console at Westlake Pro.
Part V: What's next?
David breaks down his latest project with pop artist Bella. David has taken a hands-on approach in helping write and produce songs for this up and coming artist. Given David’s expertise and Bella’s blossoming writing and performing talent, this is a creative duo to look out for.
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Mixing Modern Rock with David Gnozzi
See David’s Hybrid Analog/Digital workflow in action and learn how you can apply his principles to your own mixing, mastering, and production toolkit in his newest Pro Mix Academy Course.