Sidechain Compression Tutorial + 4 Favorite Methods in FL Studio 12

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This tutorial explains what sidechain compression (or sidechain "ducking") is, the uses of this technique, and demonstrates four methods of achieving this effect in FL Studio 12.

00:13 - What is Sidechain Compression?
00:38 - When to use it?
01:24 - What is Phase Cancellation? (Where'd my bass go?)
02:30 - Wave Candy
06:14 - Method #1: Automation Clip
09:42 - Method #2: LFO Tool (https://www.xferrecords.com/products/...)
11:49 - Method #3: Fruity Peak Controller
14:27 - Method #4: Compressor (Fruity Limiter)
17:34 - My Favorite Method + Final Thoughts

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