Monthly Archives: March 2016

Recording Yourself

Pros and Cons of Recording Yourself

If you’re anything like me you beam with pride when you tell somebody “I’m a musician!” Some people may mistake your sentiment for arrogance, but let’s be honest, playing an instrument is frackin cool. (Just like that sweet Battlestar reference right there.) Almost every producer I know started out playing in a band and recording…

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Record Producers

Alternate Jobs to Consider for Record Producers

Is your life as a Record Producer getting dull? Feeling unfulfilled, unsatisfied, unhappy? Of course not! Being a music producer is awesome. It’s quite possibly the best job there is. Other than ice cream taster. Or lego player wither. But alas, they’ll probably never respond to the 6,000 messages you sent them. So get back…

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Music Producer Pages

Music Producer Pages

The Importance of Facebook Music Producer Pages Last week I finished my How to Land a Band series and got a ton of messages from producers telling me that my article was extremely helpful. (I love to hear that, so keep em coming!) Unfortunately, it wasn’t quite working so well for them. After a few…

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Paying Clients

The Process of Attracting Paying Clients

By now, I hope you’ve gotten the best out of this series. Landing paying clients isn’t that hard, especially once you start to get the hang of it. It actually becomes a lot like crafting a mix – you learn what to do, what not to do and how to improve your techniques. It really can be…

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How to Land a Band (Band Responses)

We’ve gone over a lot in this How to Land a Band series, so if you’re viewing this for the first time, you’ll definitely want to check out Parts 1, 2, and 3.  This article will be covering how to respond to bands after the initial message has been sent. There are several different types…

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