I love this quote. It sums up why it is so important to have a coach or mentor. Or why it's important to bring in a qualified professional to do [...]
In design, there's a concept known as "less is more." Basically, minimalism. It's defined by Google as: "That which is less complicated is often better understood and more appreciated than [...]
Today I want to talk about the benefits of recording individually or in pairs -- multi-track recording.
For decades, acappella recording engineers have double-tracked the singers who perform the backing parts in an arrangement. All the tenors, altos, sopranos, harmonies, auxes, adds, trios, and even the basses [...]
Do you have a personal project sitting around at home. You know the one I'm talking about. That song that you just can't get right... that you work on every [...]
Responding to a question about whether or not the tips in the first EQ video apply to other types of groups (all female, mixed, all male, etc).
One of my email list subscribers and workshop participants asked me to take a listen to a mix he'd done recently (ok a few months ago... sorry for the delay!) [...]
A few months ago I made this video for my email list subscribers. Musicality is so simple to add yet it is missing from a great many a cappella performances [...]
Hey everybody! Over the next few posts, we will discuss, investigate, and price the equipment you’ll need for your recordings. There are so many opinions about gear these days. You [...]
All DAWs (Digital Audio Workstations - Pro Tools, Logic, Studio One, Digital Performer, Cubase, Reaper, Garageband, etc) are a little different in terms up set up and workflow but they [...]
What are the benefits of recording yourself? Here are a few... SAVE MONEY!!!! Most groups I record spend 3 – 6 hours (or more) tracking a song. Most great a [...]
There’s one step in the recording process that is more important than any other in making sure that the final product is awesome and uses the human voice most efficiently [...]