Are you frustrated that you seem to be wasting too much time at the beginning of every recording session? Check out this post where I explain 5 crucial aspects of recording in the studio.
As tracking a song progresses, you move from instrument to instrument with each successive one being on the top because you want to hear it clearly as you record it for any mistakes. One by one, each fader will creep up towards the top as you begin making changes. This is a recipe for disaster if you don't use this one tip.