Find the excitement
There are lots of different ways to conceptualize EQing; here’s a way that I use a lot:
Find a place to do a boost that brings out or accentuates something exciting or useful about the sound in question.
This is often between 600 and 1900 Hz. There are other places too! But the midrange is a great place to look.
What I like to do is to set up a little narr…