Record and Release a Song In 8 Weeks – Guitars & Bass

When it comes to recording guitars and bass in your song, make sure you have a plan and a purpose for each instrument. As we’re making our way through this series and as I’m recording my song, I already have a tempo setup and some virtual drums in the...

Record and Release a Song In 8 Weeks – Virtual Drums

Recording drums for your song has never been easier. You don’t need a drum set or even know how to play drums. (Lord knows I sure don’t!) Instead, you can turn to a program like EZ Drummer from Toontrack (one of many virtual drummer plugins) to create...

Record and Release a Song In 8 Weeks – Musical Ideas

So I’m working on a new song and I want to bring you in on the process. Over the next 8 weeks I’m going to be doing a brand new series showing you how I write, record, mix, master, and release one of my singles – and I want you to join me! In fact,...

3 Ways To Write Songs

Songwriting is one of the most exciting things you could ever do. And as it relates to music production, it’s the most important part of the process. Bad song = bad recording. Now, I’ve been writing songs for 25+ years and I’ve written some really...

3 Keys To Unlocking Perfect Takes

Can you achieve the perfect vocal take? Believe it or not, yes, you can. However, that requires understanding 3 keys of how perfect vocal takes really happen, and how to use them the next time you’re recording your vocals. Check it out below:...

Watch This Before You Buy More Plugins and Gear

If you’re like me you can’t escape the onslaught of new plugins and gear coming out each and every month. Whether in a catalog, email promotion, or YouTube ad – that shiny new thing is calling your name and the temptation is hard to resist. But I...

5 Tools To Get More Clients Into Your Home Studio

I’ve got a guest video today from a friend of mine, Ryan Waczek. He’s a producer, songwriter, and engineer who makes a living from his home studio, and I’ve asked him to share his best tools for getting clients into his home studio… That you can use today! Here are...

4 Ways To Make $1000 a month

Wishing you could add an extra side income using your music and audio skills? It’s now more possible than ever in large part thanks to both better tools to find clients online and more people making music than ever before. Today I want to share with you 4 ways...