Q&A Episode – Making Money, Balancing Work & Music, and Learning Sound Design

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Hello everyone. In this episode, I sit down with EDMProd’s Product Manager Connor, author of the Ableton Workflow Bible. We take on some questions about topics such as making a living off of music, making music while working full time, and the real way to learn sound design. Direct Download Link Right-click and select “Save Link As…” Listen on Soundcloud … Read More

Ian Shepherd: The Loudness War—How to Fight It Properly

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Here’s what I remember… I’d export the final version of my song. I’d spent hours upon hours making sure it sounded good. I was happy. Then, I’d jump on my decks and try to mix it in with everything else. I wasn’t happy. It was too quiet. I tried everything I could to get it louder. None of it worked. When … Read More

Rick Snoman – Taking Music Production Seriously

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“Creativity is in direct proportion of my ass to my chair. You’ve got to sit down in front of your DAW and start working. Something will come to you.” —Rick Snoman In this interview, I talk to Rick Snoman, widely acclaimed producer, ghost producer, and author of the Dance Music Manual. If you know who Rick is, you’ll know he’s … Read More