Recording your tracks can sometimes be difficult, especially when trying to record music that has a wide dynamic range. Perhaps, for example, the verses of a song you are recording are quite soft, but the chorus is louder and packs more of a punch. Maybe the song starts with a clean guitar tone, and then switches to an overdriven tone as the song builds.
Music is inherently dynamic. Some parts are meant to be soft, delicate or to be approached with a lighter or softer footprint. Other parts may try to convey a diff