Drums are probably the most important part of a dance track. The kick needs to be slamming, and the snare and hi-hats need to be loud and tight. The good thing for producers is there are tons of sound banks out with amazing drums sounds. So that leaves only one question: What do I need to mix?


While all the drums sound great by themselves you still need to mix them in a way that they sound like a single instrument. Check out the video below, where I go over my  “minimalistic” approach to mixing dance drums