What is Music Psychology? An Audio Producer’s Guide

Are you interested in becoming an audio producer? Some people think that being an audio producer means staying safely hidden behind a huge soundboard and never interacting directly with the artists themselves. The role that those people are envisioning is more likely the sound technician, who indeed spends the majority of their time on countless …

The Music Production Team: Collaborative Goals

Music production is a highly collaborative process. While it consists of distinct positions, teamwork is crucial to keep everyone on the same page and produce a successful project. Furthermore, to foster a healthy and efficient studio environment, each individual must develop character traits that support teamwork and consistently consider the crew’s collaborative goals. The Music …

The Importance of Microphone Placement: An Audio Engineers Guide

Manipulating sound is no easy task, and the effort that goes into making the songs on your Spotify playlist is a complex and highly detailed process. It could be said that the microphone is to the sound mechanic as the cell is to the biologist. Learning the basics of microphone placement is a great step …

Is My Music Intellectual Property?

Are you interested in producing music? Maybe you’ve wanted to become an audio producer for years and you’re finally getting your chance. Music brings us together and transcends many boundaries of culture. It animates and reimagines language and sound. However, before you start releasing tracks and sharing your art, it’s critical to understand how intellectual …

Recording Studio Etiquette: An Audio Producer’s Guide

Are you asking yourself, “What is recording studio etiquette and how does it apply to me?” Etiquette is a code of conduct that is both universal and specific. Recording studio etiquette is the key to success as an audio producer. Since being an audio producer is often a collaborative, team-driven position, interpersonal interaction is a …

Music Distribution: An Audio Producer’s Guide

In the past decade, the distribution of music has changed dramatically, resulting in a larger market for music than ever before. The advent of digital distribution has led, globally, to more and more musicians releasing music, freed from the constraints of the hard copy production commitments. And by contrast, digital distribution has also meant increased …

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