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September 19, 2016

Record Your Next Album In Less Time (By Hacking This One Concept)

The number one reason most home studio owners state for not releasing all the music they want to is this: lack of time.

It’s not really lack of gear, or lack of ambition, or even lack of skill – but rather all those other commitments we have in our lives (family, friends, work, school).

But what if I told you there was a simple hack you could use to virtually guarantee you’d complete your next EP, album, or single in less time and with more quality? There is – and it involves exploiting something called Parkinson’s Law.

It Takes As Long As You Let It

Are you not finishing your EP or Album because you feel you don’t have enough time?

If so, you’re [...]

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August 22, 2016

Using EZ Drummer To Build Custom Drum Tracks

Virtual drum plugins like EZ Drummer are powerful tools – assuming you know how to leverage them to build custom performances for your song.

Currently I’m in the process of producing my latest EP as a solo artist and this time around I’m using EZ Drummer to play my drum tracks. Over the next few weeks I’m going to take you behind the scenes of my production workflow so you can see how I make a record.

Today we’ll start with how I’m building out the drum tracks for one of my songs – specifically how you can get your virtual drummers to play exactly what you want them to play!

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