Re: Mixing good ol' rock 'n roll
Re No.5 , yes, but it will also happen at the artist level - the drummers changes from ride to hi hi-hat, or vice versa and the sax comes in, etc.
PC - i5 6500 3.2GHz; 16GB; Win10 on SSD1; recording and samples on SSD2; + 3 other HDDs; 2 monitors in landscape; back with Cakewalk and also Cubase 9.5Pro, Komplete 11, Steinberg UR22.
Instruments: Various string instruments and amplifiers.
Listen to ... Cosmic Two-Step (2017)