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Production Time: Working To Maximize Output

Production Time: Working To Maximize Output

Production Time: Working to Maximize Output Written by Bandcoach “Time is an illusion, lunch time doubly so” so wrote Douglas Adams in his trilogy (which became a quintet) “Hitch Hikers Guide to the Universe” It is funny and yet at the same time a stark reminder that time, as we know it, is about measuring [...]

March 29, 2013 Band Coach
Band Coach
Music Production 0

Mastering Part 4: How to prepare your final mix for mastering

Mastering Part 4: How to prepare your final mix for mastering

Mastering Part 4: How to Prepare Your Final Mix for Mastering by Leon J. Portelance, Okay, we’ve covered, “What is audio mastering?” in Part 1, “Can I, should I master my own tracks?” in Part 2, and “How to choose a mastering engineer,” in Part 3. Now let’s examine in Part 4, “How to prepare [...]

March 24, 2013 Leon Portelance
Leon Portelance
Audio Mastering 0

5 Websites Every Home Recording Studio Owner Needs to Know About

5 Websites Every Home Recording Studio Owner Needs to Know About

Every home recording studio is different, but these 5 websites can help all studio owners. [...]

March 20, 2013 Ayron Thelen
Ayron Thelen
Music Production 8

Mastering Part 3: How to find and choose a mastering engineer

Mastering Part 3: How to find and choose a mastering engineer

Mastering Part 3: How to Find and Choose a Mastering Engineer by Leon J. Portelance, In Part 1, we defined audio mastering and looked a little at the process, in Part 2, we discussed the options, pros and cons of mastering your own work or hiring a professional mastering engineer. In Part 3, we will [...]

March 18, 2013 Leon Portelance
Leon Portelance
Audio Mastering 1

Going to School For Music Production and Audio Engineering – Is It Worth it?

Going to School For Music Production and Audio Engineering – Is It Worth it?

Going to School For Music Production and Audio Engineering Is it Worth Going to School For Music Production or Audio Engineering? First Thoughts on Attending Music and Recording Arts Schools Music Production Schools – Are they worth attending? Almost every profession has some form of education that’s supposed to help pave your road to success. [...]

March 13, 2013 Ayron Thelen
Ayron Thelen
Music Production 3

Mastering Part 2: Can you, should you master your own songs?

Mastering Part 2: Can you, should you master your own songs?

Mastering Part 2: Can you, should you master your own songs? by Leon J. Portelance, In Part 1: “What is audio mastering?” we examined the definition of mastering and looked a bit at the process. In Part 2, we will examine the option of being your own mastering engineer or hiring someone else to master [...]

March 11, 2013 Leon Portelance
Leon Portelance
Audio Mastering 1

How Microphones Work – Different Types of Microphones

How Microphones Work – Different Types of Microphones

Knowing how a microphone works and the different types of microphones will give you a better idea of which ones you'll need for your studio. This article is going to explain the most common ways that microphones transduce acoustic energy (sound) into electric energy and the differences between the main types of microphones. How microphones [...]

March 9, 2013 Ayron Thelen
Ayron Thelen
Microphones, Music Production 4

Mastering Part 1: What Is Audio Mastering?

Mastering Part 1: What Is Audio Mastering?

Mastering Part 1: What is Audio Mastering? by Leon J. Portelance, This is the first of a four part piece on audio mastering. Since I tend to wander and often get sidetracked, the discussion will likely also touch on music production and mixing, and the music business in general. In Part 1, we will examine [...]

March 7, 2013 Leon Portelance
Leon Portelance
Audio Mastering 2

Beats By Dre Review – For Music Production

Beats By Dre Review – For Music Production

Beats By Dre Review – For Music Production This is a Beats by Dre Review from the perspective of a music producer as opposed to a casual listener. We’ll focus on how well they perform for monitoring audio mixes. Obviously many people who buy or use Beats by Dre headphones don’t work in a studio [...]

February 27, 2013 Ayron Thelen
Ayron Thelen
Music Production, Music Production Gear And Software 1

What’s The Difference Between Mixing And Mastering? Mixing Vs. Mastering

What’s The Difference Between Mixing And Mastering? Mixing Vs. Mastering

What’s The Difference Between Mixing And Mastering? One of the most frequently asked questions throughout music production communities is “what is the difference between mixing and mastering?” Many times the two words get thrown around like they’re the same thing, and as confusing as it might appear throughout music production forums and other “producer hangouts” [...]

February 26, 2013 Ayron Thelen
Ayron Thelen
Audio Mastering, Mixing and Effects, Music Production 5