Record and Release a Song In 8 Weeks – Mastering

What is mastering? And how is it different from mixing? Glad you asked. As we near the end of the song creation process we have one final audio-related step and that is mastering. We want to put that final coat of polish onto our mix and make sure it sounds its...

Record and Release a Song In 8 Weeks – Mixing

Mixing is one of my favorite parts of recording and releasing a song. It’s when all the things I hear in my head start to take full shape and come into focus. At this point in the journey, I’ve recorded everything and now I’m ready to grab plugins...

Record and Release a Song In 8 Weeks – Vocals

When it comes time to record vocals there are three things to consider: gear choice, mic placement, and performance. You can also throw in a fourth: arrangement. No matter what kind of song you’re working on, if you can get those four elements down, then your...