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Achieve Success In The Music Business No Matter Where You Live

Hopefully you have read my previous article on moving to Los Angeles to further your music career (click here to read it; hopefully it will help you with any irrational … Continue Reading →


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Should You Move To Los Angeles To Further Your Music Career?

You might be a musician in a small town who is frustrated with the local music scene. Or you might be a rapper with dreams for stardom. ┬áMaybe you want … Continue Reading →


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How To Set Up A Great And Cheap Complete Home Studio For Singers And Producers

I know there are a lot of people out there who are students or are just on a very tight budget. If you want to experiment with home recording, money … Continue Reading →


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How To Force People To Buy Your Music

You heard me right. Just force people to buy your music, and watch the money start rolling in. Now before you think I’m out of my mind, let me explain. … Continue Reading →


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What You Need To Record A High Quality Music Video On A Low Budget

Do you need to shoot a music video for yourself or for your band? I’ll tell you what equipment you’ll need for the best results on a budget. Let’s start … Continue Reading →


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The Greatest Music Myths Facing Up And Coming Producers, Home Musicians And Mixing Engineers

There is so much misinformation going around the music industry. It’s sad when hopeful singers/songwriters and musicians fall into these traps: they believe the hype they have been told and … Continue Reading →


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Procrastinating With Trevor Horn

Years ago, when I was running my studio in Los Angeles, I happened to be at West LA music in Santa Monica. I was looking into new gear as I … Continue Reading →


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Mixing Tips For Newbie Mixers And Producers, Part 2

Welcome back. Now that you have practiced getting a good sounding mix using only levels, pan and a low cut filter eq, we can move on. Drums I would say … Continue Reading →


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Mixing Tips For Newbie Mixers And Producers, Part 1

So you want to produce and makes your own music. Well I have to tell you, mixing a song properly is an art form in itself. You can spend years … Continue Reading →


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Setting Up A Quick And Easy Website Using WordPress For Musicians

If you are an aspiring singer, songwriter, musician, or rapper, you really need to have your own website. Having a Facebook page is great, but you really should get your … Continue Reading →