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Tony Vincent Reveals His Studio & Production Tools
Actor, singer, producer, musician Tony Vincent talks to us and shares his thoughts on singing the songs of David Bowie, his studio setup, his favorite vocal compressor and the art of performance.
Oct. 30, 2016
7 Tools & Techniques To Make Recordings That Suck Sound Better
You've finished recording for your track, the talent has gone home... but, the recordings have glaring flaws. What can you do to fix them in post? Joe Albano explores 7 tools and techniques to help.
Sep. 4, 2016
5 Mistakes to Avoid For The One-Man Band / Solo Producer
As music making tools become more accessible, it's easier than ever to ditch the band and record and produce an album by yourself. Here are 5 pitfalls to avoid when doing solo.
Jul. 27, 2016
What Every Modern Music Producer Can Learn From Picasso
It may surprise you that Pablo Picasso's philosophy on the creative process can be applied to music production. Shane Berry demonstrates how a world famous artist's vision can transform your sounds.
Jun. 19, 2016
How To Avoid Alienation As A Bedroom Producer
Music production can, ironically, often be a solitary experience spent in a home or bedroom studio for long hours. Here are 8 tips to help you get more connected to the music world around you.
Jun. 17, 2016
Video Interview: Oz Craggs Shares Recording, Mixing & Production Tips
Sought after producer, Oz Craggs, opens the door to his studio in this revealing video interview. He explains how he first got the buzz for producing music, and shares recording & mixing tips.
Mar. 1, 2016
EOY Sale: Learn Audio & Music Production From The Pros
There's over 1,700 hours of music production video courses in the Ask.Audio Academy & more being added every week. Now you can amp up your audio / music skills for just $99 for one year in our sale.
Dec. 28, 2015
BandLab Cloud Platform Makes It Easy To Capture and Collaborate on Music
BandLab is a cloud platform where musicians and fans create music, collaborate and engage with each other across the globe... or across the room. It can be run via iOS, Android and your web browser.
Nov. 15, 2015
10 Tried & Tested Tips To Starting a Successful Music Label
Whether you're just thinking of starting a record label or have been struggling to a while, these 10 tips from Ukranian-based label manager, producer & artist, Histibe can help inspire.
Nov. 5, 2015
What Every Modern Producer Can Learn From Mozart
Often, when society encounters the work of an amazing artist or producer, the word talent gets whipped out quicker than the Amen break at a drum ‘n bass festival. But what is talent really?
Oct. 25, 2015
8 Tips to Consider When Arranging Electronic Music
So there isn't a one-size-fits-all approach to arranging music, there are helpful pieces of advice that stand the test of time. Sara Simms shares 8 electronic music arrangement tips & video examples.
Oct. 15, 2015
Music Theory: Odd and Compound Time Signatures
Tired of the ol' 4/4 time signature? Looking to freshen things up with an exciting/unusual meter like 5/4 or 7/4 or 7/8... etc? Lynda Arnold delves into the "other" side of compound time signatures.
Music Theory & Education
Sep. 27, 2015
8 Mistakes to Avoid When Producing Music
So you're ready to record, mix and master that song/album/soundtrack? Joe Albano is here to ensure you don't succumb to any common pitfalls during the process. These tips should help...
Sep. 15, 2015
Help Women's Audio Mission Attend AES
It's crazy when you consider that women make up less than 5% of the audio industry! In fact it's more like criminal than crazy. Happily, you can help increase gender diversity in our industry .
Aug. 18, 2015
Recording Electric Bass: 10 Quick Tips & Techniques For Capturing The Low End
Recording electric bass can be more straightforward than drums or guitar, but there are still potential issues that can trip you up. Here's 10 tips & techniques to help you capture the low end.
Aug. 3, 2015
8 Essential Tips for New Music Producers
Thanks to the tools available and their affordable price tags, there's never been a better time to produce music. Sara Simms shares 8 tips for new & veteran producers to get the music flowing.
May. 30, 2015
Ableton Release a Book: 74 Creative Strategies for Electronic Music Producers
Ableton have released a hardback book on Making Music by Dennis DeSantis. While not a manual guide for learning Ableton Live it presents solutions to common problems for electronic producers.
Mar. 18, 2015
Video Interview: Rik Simpson on Coldplay, Modular Synths & Online Learning Tools
Grammy award winning producer, engineer, mixer & musician, Rik Simpson, talks about producing Coldplay, modular synths and how he uses AskVideo to learn music production tools in this video interview.
Feb. 12, 2015
Producer Tips: 3 Ways to Re-Experience Your Favorite Music
If you listen to music only on iPhone... shame on you! But seriously, take a leaf out of Andy Bowen's book as he suggests 3 simple ways to re-experience your music to understand it better.
Sep. 3, 2014
Best Ways to Share Audio Files Over the Internet
As the world becomes smaller and more studios and artists collaborate with each other remotely, it's important to grasp how to share audio files and projects over the net. Paul Wickliffe investigates.
May. 3, 2014
How to Overcome Writer's Block, Even Love it!
As musicians, producers, (or many creatives) tell us, writer's block is a feared stated. However, it doesn't have to be as Josh Aker, composer for the Infinity Blade series of iOS games explains.
May. 1, 2014
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