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The sonible blog is providing you with valuable ideas and suggestions for improving your music and audio production skills. A wide variety of short tips, video tutorials and in-depth articles keeps you updated about all sonible’s products.

Working with smart:comp’s sidechain ducking

Whenever your are struggling to merge signals that are competing for attention in the same frequency region, smart:comp can help you out with spectral ducking.

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You want to know how to use the main features of smart:comp? Let us show you how.

"smart:EQ 2 is a secret weapon EQ"

Matthew Weiss | Pro Audio Tools, Weiss Sound

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The smart:comp User Guide

There is a lot to discover in the A.I. powered audio compression plug-in smart:comp – learn more about all its features.

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The compact MADI converter, splitter and router. 100% bit-transparent.

The compact MADI converter, splitter and router. 100% bit-transparent.

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A.I. powered compressor smart:comp – out now!

We proudly present smart:comp. This audio compressor plug-in enables you to master compression like never before.


Mastering Loudness

The loudness war began with the assumption: the louder, the better. It’s a catchy thing to say, and it certainly changed the music and broadcasting industry a lot. But when it comes to audio, nothing is that simple – ever.

smart:EQ 2 – Helpful tips and features

Sometimes very helpful control elements stay unknown until you stumble upon them. Coincidence is a fickle thing, so we rather show you all the important shortcuts and features of smart:EQ 2 in a short tutorial.

Aural Sculpturality

Soundartist Gerriet Sharma presented his new book “aural sculpturality” at ZKM Karlsruhe. Part of the evening was a concert, where he interpreted the work of different composers instrumentally as sculptures via sonible’s 3D audio system IKO.


Smart insights

A.I. in mixing and mastering is still a little elusive? We try to make it all more tangible by telling you what goes on when the smart:filter of smart:EQ 2 is at work and giving you examples.

Look into the past, embrace the future

As in other fields, many technologies have made things more comfortable, affordable and accessible in audio production, manipulation as well as distribution; and A.I. isn’t an exception.

Ariel Borujow: My ear is my weapon

Grammy-winning mixing engineer Ariel Borujow about how he learned his craft, which artists have inspired him and what advice he gives to aspiring audio engineers and producers.


We are hiring!

We’re currently looking for motivated Software Engineers with a passion for audio. Interested? Apply now!

smart:EQ 2 – Mixing a dialog with smart states

Use smart:EQ 2’s states to master rapidly changing characteristics in a single track. We show you how by using the example of a dialog.

"smart:comp is like instant glue on a mix."

César Sogbe | Grammy-winning audio engineer

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