Branding is everything in all industries. Coca Cola wouldn’t be popular if it had no name and simply supplied soda in bottle with no label. I know what you’re thinking, why am I going on about Coca Cola when all you want is a name for your band. The reason I’ve used such an example […]
Does Band Name Matter?
Music bands have been in existence for decades and we know them by their band names. In this article I’m going to address whether a band name matters or not because let’s face it, coming up with a band name is no the easiest thing. And you definitely don’t want to spend time coming up […]
How Can I Join A Band?
There are so many great bands out there that started from somewhere but picked up people along the way to work with. This is almost the story for every band. A band is like a race, by this I mean you don’t necessarily finish with the people that you start with. This is obviously a […]
Why Are There 7 Musical Notes?
Learning music is one the best journeys one can ever embark on. In all my years as a music producer, I’ve spent almost every waking day making music and trying to understand music better. Music theory is an important tool that can drastically improve your abilities to create music. In this post I’ll discuss an […]
What Age Should You Start A Band?
Let’s face it; a career in music is not the easiest thing. There are so many nuances to this career path that you need to understand to not only breakthrough but stick with it long enough to eventually see your rise. A young person (like a teen for example) looking to get started in music […]
How Can A Teen Start A Band?
Teenage years are some of the most interesting years because all you have is a bunch of time and the world at your feet. You can pretty much pick a niche or career and start exploring it in and out. Honestly this how most of us got into music. If you’re a teenager interested in […]
Is Mono Output Good For Gaming?
Games are a great way to unwind for most people. Thanks to technology, the gaming industry has drastically changed its approach in both value delivery and standards. Video games are now more than ever so realistic that they some times feel more real than what they simulate. We thing we know for sure is that […]
What Happens If You Plug A Mono Plug Into A Stereo Jack?
In audio production we work with different equipment such as mics, cables and all sorts of other gear. In this post I’ll discuss What happens when you plug a mono plug into a stereo jack… But before we get into that, let’s get a working understanding of both. In audio engineering we use a stereo […]
Why Do Guitars Use Unbalanced Cables?
Someone just getting into audio production will have a lot of questions. From equipment, to choosing the right daw, setting equipment and so many other things. Instruments are another type of equipment that have their own level of sophistication independent of other things. This post will discuss why guitars use unbalanced cables because this a […]
Can You Use TRS As TS?
Deciding on which connection type to go with depends on a lot of things. You have to decide what you’re looking to accomplish as well as understand different types of connection and how they’re used. Of course audio production work requires that you use good connections that can deliver noise free recordings. This post will […]