The 11 Best Vocal Microphones For Your Home Studio

The number of options for microphones that are available on the market these days are just endless. You may be in a rut trying to invest in one or even planning on expanding your microphone collection. The good news is that there is no one best microphone for everything. Every microphone has its own character, […]

5 Studio Monitor Speaker Placements You Should Know

If there is one thing that you need to be able to do, as a music producer, that would be to monitor accurately. Being able to monitor recordings and mixes accurately will determine the quality of your music. No matter how expensive your studio monitors, mixers or pre-amps are, it all doesn’t matter if your […]

How To Find High-Quality Samples for Music Production (and top 4 sites)

Why don’t my tracks sound the same as big-time producers? This is a question I found myself asking constantly during my growth as a producer. I would constantly add different layers, effects, and presets. I would spend hours on my mixing and mastering to no avail. Unfortunately, my tracks still lacked a certain quality when […]

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10 Insane Songwriting Methods To Overcome The Writer’s Block

Writer’s block visits all writers at some point. You’ll be surprised to find many genius songwriters also struggling with it. But of course, nobody talks about them on the media. You know the feeling. Sometimes, creativity just dries up. You sit down in front your music workstation, stare into your blank DAW arrangement window and […]

Recording Acoustic Guitars in Your Home Studio? Read This

The acoustic guitar is an expressive instrument. Trying to capture the subtle nuances of the plucking or strumming of the guitar can be very challenging, especially if you are trying to record from your untreated home studio or bedroom studio. There are many obstacles you’ll stumble upon preventing you from recording your next killer track when it […]

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How To Choose A DAW – Pros & Cons of The Best DAWs in 2017

Recordings in the past weren’t always done in DAWs. Before the digital age, records were produced in studios using large consoles and were recorded using tape. But as technology became more and more efficient, studios started using DAW’S as a replacement instead of using tape. Today, the DAW (Digital Audio Workstation) is the core product […]

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A Brief Guide To Guitar Effect Pedals & Boards

Today many home musicians and guitarist take guitar effects for granted. Compared to the old days, effects are now so easily available – in the form of digital processors and software plugins. While music is art and there is no single rule to using effects, it’s beneficial to understand how effects are altering your sound. […]