Nobels ODR-1: Review & Giveaway
While I was at NAMM I was given a Nobels ODR-1 overdrive pedal to try out. I have never personally used one, but I wanted to give it whirl because I have recorded guitarists before that use and love this…
Interviews with Pro Audio Legends @ NAMM 2018

At Day 3 of NAMM 2018, we had the immense pleasure of chatting with several recording industry masters–each of whom are certainly “legendary” in their own right! We first spoke with Mike Piersante, perhaps best known for engineering and mixing…

5 Quick Saturation Mixing Tricks
Hello Lovely people! We have had such a wonderful response to the 5 Quick mixing tips series! Thank you for watching and leaving so many comments and questions below the videos.  Today I want to continue this series with 5…
What’s your favorite thing at NAMM 2018? & Giveaway!
What is your favorite thing at NAMM 2018? There's a ton of amazing gear, products, and people at this year's NAMM so naturally, that's what today's video features; amazing people and their favorite thing at NAMM! We heard from Audient,…
Preamps, Re-amps, Giveaways & NAMM 2018 (FAQ Friday)
This week we decided to do things a bit differently for the FAQ Friday episode. We filmed it LIVE at NAMM and we added 2 giveaways and several short interviews!  We're giving away the following: 1. Spectra Sonics STX 100…
UK Sound 1173 Channel Strip Review
This is very exciting for me because about two or three years ago I came up with the idea to take a 1073 and an 1176 and put them together! There's loads of 1073s and 1176s and all this kind…
Review & Giveaway: Rode NT1
This is a game-changing mic that has been around for a few years. You may have already used it, but if you haven't, you've definitely heard about it. We're talking about the RODE NT1. In this review we record some…
5 Quick Delay Mixing Tricks
Hello Lovely people! Mixing with delay can add a depth to you mix in an interesting way. Short delays can be used to add distance between your instruments similarly to reverb.   But unlike reverb you can add multiple repeats to…
FAQ Friday – Interfaces, Microphones & Acoustic Guitars
Hello lovely people! Thank you so much for you incredible response to last weeks inaugural episode of F.A.Q. Friday!  The comments on the youtube video were amazing and the questions have been pouring in.  I feel as though we already…
5 Quick Reverb Mixing Tricks
Download The Reverb Tricks Cheatsheet Hello Lovely people! Learning how to use reverb is essential in mixing.  It can add width and distance between you instruments.   Reverb can also make your tracks sound like they were recorded in a completely…
Review & Giveaway: BAE 500C FET 500 Series Compressor
The BAE 500C is a FET style compressor that is reminiscent of the FET compressors you know and love from the 60's and 70's, but in a lovely 500 series rack format! As many of you know, I am a huge…
FAQ Friday – Episode 1
Hello Lovely People!  I hope you're doing marvellously well and that you're off to a great start in the new year!   This year we want to answer even more of your questions.  We have a great community here at Produce…
Gain Staging: 3 Things You Need to Know
Gain staging is a very hotly debated topic around the internet!  When getting started in music, gain staging meant something completely differently than it does now. In Ye Olden Days we were concerned with signal to noise ratio and tape…
Review & Giveaway: Phoenix Audio N90-DRC/500 Compressor and Gate
The Phoenix Audio N90-DRC 500 is a 500 series compressor and gate.  It was developed by Phoenix's lead designer David Rees over 20 years ago to resemble a more subtle style of compression from yesteryear. This compressor sounds fantastic! For…
Mixing The Aquabats Kick Drum with Cameron Webb
The Aquabats are an Orange County California based band that formed in the early nineties.  By 1997 they had released their second album featuring the song "Super Rad!" One of the coolest facts about this era of the Aquabats career…
Eddie Kramer Interview (Led Zeppelin, The Rolling Stones, and Jimi Hendrix)
Eddie Kramer is as much a record industry historian as he is a storied engineer and producer. Apart from his work with such names as Led Zeppelin, The Rolling Stones, and Jimi Hendrix, Mr. Kramer is also a wealth of…