Deadlines: The Key To Productivity

I love home recording. I love the freedom and flexibility that come from producing music far away from the rigidity and confines of the traditional studio environment. I’m assuming you do as well since you’re hanging out on this blog. But I have to be...

Why Do You Want A Home Studio?

We all tend to get bogged down with details. It’s human nature. We have a goal, work towards accomplishing that goal, but at some unknown point we forget the big picture and instead find ourselves debating minutiae and worrying over what I call the “non...

Record To Disk In Pro Tools [Video]

In light of the recent launch of REthink Pro Tools, I wanted to share a sample video from the tutorial series. In video 6 I go over putting the finishing touches on your mix and in one section I cover your options for bouncing your tracks down to a stereo audio file,...

Your Shortcut To Being A Pro Tools Power User

Edit: REthink Pro Tools was formerly known as Pro Tools Boot Camp. I am super excited today to announce the official release of my brand new video tutorial series, REthink Pro Tools. This project has been a longtime in the making and represents my passion for making...

Expand Your Inputs With ADAT

Some of you out there may own and use an audio interface that features an optical ADAT input. If you haven’t used it yet you might be wondering what it’s for and how best to take advantage of it. Today I want to briefly go over how great this option is and...

Are You New To The Revolution?

Today I want to address you new readers…those of you who have started following The Recording Revolution in recent weeks and months. First of all, thank you so much for being a reader, downloading my eBook, commenting on posts, and watching my video tutorials....

Custom Drum Loops With MIDI [Video]

If you’re a singer/songwriter looking for some great drum tracks to go in your session then using loops and prebuilt patterns on drum machines can go a long way. We took a look at this technique in week 2 of the One Song One Month Challenge videos. But what if...