Lewitt LCT 440 Pure Giveaway
The Lewitt LCT 440 Pure is an extraordinary microphone.  It is a large diaphragm condenser microphone that sounds great on a wide array of sources. You can see and hear this microphone in action in this video where David from…
Producing a Song with The Workday Release
I have been working with David of The Workday Release on a new album and I want you to be a part of it!  This week we're working on the acoustic guitar and the scratch vocal tracks. You can download…
Top 10 Recording Tips
You will find many articles on the internet with tips and tricks for mixing and making a song sound it's best. The best way to make sure the mix, and ultimately the final product sounds the best it can is…
How to Mix Vocals with Cameron Webb, Erik Reichers and Phil Allen
The vocal track is most important element in modern pop, rock and country music. The lyrics contain the point and theme of the song. The singer's voice is what connects the listener to the music. It's important to mix the…
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Giving Thanks and Free Gift for the Produce Like a Pro Community
Hello lovely people!  Today is thanksgiving in the United States and as tradition goes, here are a few things for which I am thankful.   First, I want you to know that I am thankful for all of you. Together we…
Tips for Recording Rock Guitars with Cameron Webb
Cameron Webb is a master of recording rock music. He's worked with many great bands, including NOFX, Pennywise and Motorhead to name a few. I was at Cameron's studio with Glenn Fricker and we were doing some recording for a…
Master Bus Processing Chains from 3 Mix Engineers
Mixing through plugins on your master bus is a widely debated topic. There are many approaches and methods but the best part is that there is no one way to go about it. Some mixers will start by adding plugins…
AfterMaster Audio Labs Tour with Shelly Yakus
Shelly Yakus is one of the greatest recording and mixing engineers of all time. Not only that, but he is also a dear friend, and one of the nicest guys you'll meet. He's worked with many of the biggest names…
Ken Sluiter Recording Studio Tour
Hello lovely people!  A few years ago my friend, Brad Wood, introduced me to Ken Sluiter. Ken Sluiter is a recording engineer, producer, and mixer out of Chicago. He moved to Los Angeles in 2003, where he worked alongside legendary producers…
Logic Pro 10.3 Update – New Features with Rob Mayzes
Apple recently upgraded their DAW Logic Pro X to version 10.3. This update includes new features like selection based processing. Selection based processing allows you to highlight a section, add a plugin, do whatever processing you want, and click apply.…
5 Tips for Recording Vocals
Recording a great sounding vocal in the studio sounds like it should be a simple task. You set up a microphone, have your singer to stand in front of it, give them a set of headphones and hit the record…
Home Studio Setup Basics
This is the best time in history to be making music. With all the advances in technology, everything you need to make music is affordable and at your fingertips. But with all the options available, you may not know what…
What is the Right Gear for your Home Studio?
What is the right gear to buy when building your home studio.  This question can be met with so many answers, that it can be overwhelming for a beginner who is starting out building his/her first home studio.  There are…
How to Mix a Snare Drum with Glenn Fricker
Glenn Fricker is a known proponent of natural sounding drums. He chooses to mix without drum samples and advocates for human performance. When you hear his drum sounds you'll see why.  Many of his YouTube videos focus on the hard…
How to make a stereo mix hit harder with Ariel Chobaz
Mixing a vocal to a 2 track can be a difficult task.  It might seem easy at first because you have just a few tracks to work with, but it presents an interesting problem.  It can be difficult to get…