Here you find the latest site updates, random music production and business tips, ideas, videos and other interesting odds and sods.
The Basic Music Theory Vocab for Producers and Beatmakers
Discover the basic music theory vocabulary you need to progress faster as a music producer or beatmaker. You just need the vocab...
Continue reading "The Basic Music Theory Vocab for Producers and Beatmakers"
The Vocal Mixing Skill-Stack for Producers & Beatmakers
Discover the vocal mixing skills you need to to stack to make your vocals sit well in every mix you do. Tight, nailed, punchy and clear. Vocal mixing techniques for producers and beatmakers. Read now!
Continue reading "The Vocal Mixing Skill-Stack for Producers & Beatmakers"
The Music Production Skills Stack You Need As A Producer
Step right up and uncover the various music production skills you must stack to go from a competent to a proficient music producer or beatmaker. Start to crush it in your home studio on the daily! Start stacking!
Continue reading "The Music Production Skills Stack You Need As A Producer"
Studio Flow - Music Production Workflow Course
Discover tried-and-tested music production workflow tips, strategies, habits and techniques to make more music, consistent and fast. Includes exercises to help you break through blocks and escape the dreaded creative rut.
Continue reading "Studio Flow - Music Production Workflow Course"
11 Handy Home Recording Tips for Music Producers
These handy home recording tips will make your life easier when it's time to capture the musical magic in your home studio. Specifically for music producers and beatmakers.
Continue reading "11 Handy Home Recording Tips for Music Producers"
3 Home Studio Design Considerations for Producers
Look at your home studio design from three diffferent perspectives to make sure you create the room you want.
Continue reading "3 Home Studio Design Considerations for Producers"
5 Top Digital Audio Workstations for Producers
Cut the crud! Read RenegadeProducer.com's list of 5 top digital audio workstations for music producers and beatmakers.
Continue reading "5 Top Digital Audio Workstations for Producers"
3 Valid Reasons NOT to Mix with Headphones
A reader asks if he can mix on in-ear headphones. Read my response plus a tip for if you're forced to mix with headphones.
Continue reading "3 Valid Reasons NOT to Mix with Headphones"
It's Not the Mix, It's You - Perfect Mix Syndrome
Learn how your quest for mix perfection may be hiding something a bit more sinister.
Continue reading "It's Not the Mix, It's You - Perfect Mix Syndrome"
33 Tips for Songwriting + Action Steps to Take Straight Away
Level-up your songsmith superpowers with these 33 tips for songwriting.
Continue reading "33 Tips for Songwriting + Action Steps to Take Straight Away"
How to Write Music Like You Mean It
This post looks at how to write music. Includes songwriting process, tools, habits, resources and techniques.
Continue reading "How to Write Music Like You Mean It"
Read my review of ear training software called TrainYourEars for producers, artists and audio engineers.
Continue reading "TrainYourEars Review"
Music Production Equipment Reality Check
Overcome the temptation to buy new or expensive music production equipment unless it is absolutely needed.
Continue reading "Music Production Equipment Reality Check"
Audio Ear Training and Music Producers
Discover why regular audio ear training is essential for sound engineers and music producers.
Continue reading "Audio Ear Training and Music Producers"
Interval Ear Training Introduction
Boost your composing and production skills with basic interval ear training
Continue reading "Interval Ear Training Introduction"
10 Music Production Techniques and Strategies
Discover 10 music production techniques and strategies you can apply to improve your sound...
Continue reading "10 Music Production Techniques and Strategies"
Music production resources for electronic music producers.
Selected music production resources for electronic music producers...
Continue reading "Music production resources for electronic music producers."
Pro Computer Sound Cards Clarified...
A basic introduction to the world of pro-audio computer sound cards for your DIY home studio...
Continue reading "Pro Computer Sound Cards Clarified..."
Free VST plugins and plugin directories...
Discover free VST plugins that you can start using today to improve your productions...
Continue reading "Free VST plugins and plugin directories..."
Mixing Secrets for the Small Studio
Review and overview of "Mixing Secrets for the Small Studio" by Mike Senior
Continue reading "Mixing Secrets for the Small Studio"
Drum samples and the electronic music producer - 2 tips...
We want to find the best drum samples for the track, as soon as possible. Here's why...
Continue reading "Drum samples and the electronic music producer - 2 tips..."
Digital Audio Workstation - For Beginners
Know your Digital Audio Workstation better than the back of your hand if you're serious about music production.
Continue reading "Digital Audio Workstation - For Beginners"
The War of Art: Resistance and the music producer...
Discover your greatest enemy as a music producer and human in Steven Pressfield's book: The War of Art...
Continue reading "The War of Art: Resistance and the music producer..."