Music production houses have existed for a very long time and are still around to this very day. A music production house is simply a music production company or record company who’s work is primarily to find artists and producers with whom they can work with to release and distribute music and share earnings. Usually […]
What Is A Music Artist Portfolio?
The music industry is an ever growing industry, for artists to stand out and be recognized, a Portfolio or Press Kit is absolutely necessary. A Musician portfolio or press kit is simply the resume of a musician which includes a collection of media, accolades, work history, background created to exhibit and demonstrate potential to industry […]
What Makes A Great Music Producer?
Being a music producer is not an easy job and it requires a lot practice to get to a point where your work can speak for itself. Certain attributes of great producers are easily detectable and apply to a variety of other great producers. This post will talk about the characteristics that make great music […]
How Do You Read EQ Frequencies?
Getting a firm understanding of frequencies when you’re beginning your music production journey is very important. Equalization being one of the most important elements of music production, understanding and being able to use a frequency analyser is a prerequisite for any mixing and/or mastering. The easiest way to read the frequency of any sound or […]
Does It Matter What Pop Filter You Get?
Pop filters are great tools used in music production to counteract plosive sounds that are found that have the letters P, B, T, S, D, K and G. When it comes to pop filter a standard one will suffice, you don’t really need something over priced. Pop filters serve the same function which is to […]
Does Garageband Use AU Or VST?
Garageband is a digital audio Workstation created by Apple and is available on Mac OSX. It is the simpler version of Logic Pro. Garageband supports the plugin format AU, VST, VST 2 and VST 3. VST stands for Virtual Studio technology and is a common format utilized by a variety of Digital Audio Workstations like […]
Do I Really Need A Vocal Booth?
Recording can bring up many questions especially for the beginner that hasn’t been a producer for long. so do you really need a vocal booth? You don’t really need a vocal booth if you know how to record vocals outside of a booth using the right microphone placement, a vocal screen, acoustic panels, a pop […]
Is Pro Tools Worth It?
Pro Tools has been the industry standard Digital Audio Workstation as far back as the 90s. Today Pro Tools is still regarded as one of the leading programs for Music Production, this is because AVID (the developer) created their DAW as a solution to music production problems that are frequently experienced. It is definitely worth […]
How To Add Sample Packs To FL Studio
Every producer needs access to their sample packs in order to use them in music production. This post will adress how to add sample packs to FL Studio!! The easiest way to add samples to your FL Studio is by copying or moving your sample pack to the following folder location: Image-line folder > FL […]
Should Vocals Be Louder Than The Beat?
Let’s face it, mixing is a very delicate craft in music production and it requires a lot of understanding, careful attention to detail and an overall good ear. one of the most asked questions online is: Should the vocals be louder than the beat? The vocals should not be louder than the beat, there should […]