When it comes to producing a great mix, there is no “one size fits all”. I see producers that aren’t well-trained trying to engineer and mix their own tracks, while making common mistakes. At some point, you’ve probably wondered why your tracks don’t sound as good as every other song released into the world. I […]
In this episode, the CTO of iZotope Jonathan Bailey and Dan discuss the company’s philosophy and strategy behind developing audio software and hardware solutions for creatives. Jonathan shares stories behind the products, and how the company uses technology.
Listen to the new podcast as award-winning mastering engineer Matty Harris shares mixing insights including loudness metering, managing room acoustics, mastering workflows, and more.
In this episode, Tommy Zee shares his process behind the scenes running a music production house for commercial & film. Listen as Tommy and Dan discuss scoring audio for video, managing expectations as a producer, and how one can get involved in a career working with a music production house.
In this episode, Steve Primo dives deep in sharing specific hardware solutions for live performance, programming visuals & lighting, live streaming, and other tech goodies.
Time and time again people ask me, “Is mixing vocals any different from mixing other elements? Do special rules apply?” The answer is yes. And no. Yes in the sense that there are a some vocal-specific techniques. No in the sense that every vocal sounds different based on the room, microphone used, the vocalist, and […]
It’s easy to spend money on the 6,000,000 Black Friday deals when it comes to music production. There are so many plugins out there to consider. Even though Ableton Live gives you a ton of tools to do (almost) anything you want, having the right plugins can take your music a lot further. Here’s an […]
In this episode, Dan and Julie Kathryn (I AM SNOW ANGEL) discuss a variety of things, including her creative process producing the new album MOTHERSHIP in Ableton Live, as well as her live performance setup, and more. Julie Kathryn is a NYC based dream-pop artist with credits as a sound designer for Ableton and […]
In this episode, the Product Owner of Ableton Live – Simon Hayes discusses new updates in Ableton Live 10.1 and shares stories behind the scenes working with Ableton’s team of developers. They had fun entropay fees at netentplay.com Simon is the Product owner for Ableton Live, with the task of overseeing the development team to […]
In this episode, Dan and Kevin discuss digital music distribution, as well as tools and strategies for DIY artists to market themselves. Kevin Breuner is the Marketing Director of CD Baby, one of the largest music distribution companies in the world. He’s also in the band Smalltown Poets, which has received multiple Grammy and Dove […]
Listen as Dan Giffin and Darren Cowley discuss music tech with Ableton Live, Max For Live, and new software developments with Isotonik Studios. Darren is the Founder of Isotonik Studios, a collective of developers that create innovative devices and tools for music producers. Isotonik has released some of today’s most popular and useful software tools […]