Building a vinyl record collection is easy; buy what you like and just enjoy them. I get common questions from close friends and peers about record players and how to take care of vinyl records. It’s nothing too complicated, but it’s a little overwhelming at first. So, I compiled a small list of 3 guides that I think are perfect for newbies.
Here’s a quick look at 3 different posts for beginners who are trying to get into audio production. I assure you, this list will grow with the blog in time. These guides are a primer for future posts that will reach deeper into other branches of audio.
Occasionally, I post to Quora to help answer questions related to audio production and music business. Here’s the latest: “As a music producer, what should my client expect me to do?” This is a solid […]
Satisfaction resides in the practice of putting forth your best work and being proud of it, regardless of what the rest of the world is doing.
“I don’t get any plays on SoundCloud. Is my music really that terrible?”
I’ve been so caught up with introducing other artists that I forgot to introduce myself.
Whether you’re a writer, artist, craftsman, chef, designer, choreographer, musician, or athlete, respect your craft and do it well, but don’t be afraid to put things down and enjoy your life.
In this post, I lay out a simple guide on how to record vinyl records with a computer for MP3 or WAV conversion.
Ableton Live is a powerful sound design workhorse. In this post, I break down some advice for beginners working with Live for the first time.
After buying vinyl records and expanding my vertical collage, I’ve become a well-versed scholar in the ancient art of turntablism. If you’re new to vinyl, you’re in luck. In this post, I discuss how to find the perfect record player.
Getting ahead as a professional musician isn’t an easy task. There isn’t a guidebook on how to “make it”. Instead, here are some general tips that’ll help set you apart from the rest.
Learn the basics of chopping and flipping samples by reading my first installment of “Sampling 101”
There is truly so much noise in the music industry today, and it’s hard not to drown in the sea of competition. There are so many insanely talented and hardworking artists out there trying to “make it” . Instead many artists are trying to navigate an undefinable path and follow cookie-cutter templates of success. You have to make music, love what you do, and stick to your guns. There is no secret.
So you want to assemble a home recording rig? Whether you want to explore a new hobby or establish a budding career in audio production, I want to help you seek out the necessary equipment. I will also point out what you don’t need, as well as dispel some misconceptions and common pitfalls.
You want your work to be heard, respected, and in-demand in the hip-hop community. Learn how to start landing clients and earning a profit selling beats.