10 Myths That Most Music Producers Believe Are True

Sam MatlaBusiness & Promotion, General, Workflow & Creativity%s Comments

It’s a cold Winters day. I sit down with a cup of tea to begin my productive evening routine, which involves a little bit of YouTube and a lot of YouTube. Naturally, I find myself watching something about music production. It was one of those “track breakdown” videos, where the producers runs through one of their tracks, explaining how they achieved X and … Read More

15 Ways to Create Musical Ideas and Crush Creative Block

Sam MatlaArrangement & Composition, Workflow & Creativity%s Comments

I think creative block, writer’s block, whatever you want to call it – is nonsense. I truly believe that. Professionals don’t give it a second thought, it’s their job. Why should it be any different for you? If you’re passionate about making music, then act like it. That’s easier said than done, of course, which is why I’ve put together … Read More

How to Cheat at Producing: 7 Quickstart Tips

Sam MatlaArrangement & Composition, Workflow & Creativity%s Comments

This is a guest post written by Oliver Cox. Oliver is a featured writed for Blue Label Records, a multi-genre record label currently accepting demos at: [email protected] Without talent, drive, and ideas, no producer will make truly good music, but I’m here to tell you how to make those ideas sound good, make that talent work, and use that drive … Read More