3 Home Studio Rules For 2019

It’s a new year, and that means you have a chance to do more with your music than you did LAST year! Today I want to challenge you by giving you three simple but powerful rules for the new year that will help you improve your craft, grow as an artist, and save...

Why The Pros Don’t Rush Recording

Last week I spent a couple of days in Nashville recording with 3 time Grammy winning producer Jacquire King. One of the biggest things I noticed was how slow and deliberate he was in the recording phase. Nothing was rushed. And there’s a big reason why: rushing...

Should You EQ Virtual Instruments?

Should I EQ my virtual drums and pianos? Or are they already processed and therefore don’t require any additional EQ? I get some variation of these questions on an almost weekly basis and I’d like to clear the air once and for all. Whether you use...

How To Make Your Vocals Pop In The Mix

Getting your vocals to pop in the mix is critical. If you find your vocal track a bit too buried and muddy and volume alone won’t fix it, then I have 3 things you can try. Through a combination of EQ, stacked compression, and parallel tricks you can quickly and...

3 Ways To Improve Your Production Skills Now

If you want to improve your songs so they sound like they were produced by pros, then you need to focus on production. Not just recording and mixing, but the production. You need to think like a producer and get the absolute MOST out of every song you write and...