1 Step To Louder & Cleaner Mixes with Marc Daniel Nelson
In this episode of MakeMineMusic, Marc Daniel Nelson shows you a secret one step trick…
Game-Changing Podcast & Streaming Mic? Earthworks Audio ETHOS
Today we are looking at Earthworks Audio new Condenser Mic, ETHOS! Earthworks has generously given…
“Sweet Dreams,” Endless Hooks and the Creative Power of Home Recording
In 1983, a new, almost entirely electronic sound, dominated the charts as Annie Lennox and…
Ultimate Drum Gate? Poltergate by Denise Audio
Today we are looking at Denise Audio's BRAND NEW Plugin, the Poltergate! Denise also generously…
Mix Bus Tips and Plugins with Sara Carter
Today we have the wonderful Sara Carter joining us to share her Most-Used Mix Bus…
How Do You Know When A Mix Is Good Enough? FAQ Friday
Today we have an amazing FAQ Friday video for you! Our featured question is: "When…
How Procol Harum’s “A Whiter Shade of Pale” Turned Baroque Pop into a Psychedelic Masterpiece.
In 1967, Procol Harum was still in the process of putting together it’s original line-up…
The Most Versatile Mic Pre You’ll Ever Need? 5025 Dual Shelford + FREE Multitracks
Rupert Neve Designs is proud to announce the 5025 Dual Shelford Mic Pre, a limited…
MIXING TRICK For A HUGE Kick Sound From Manny Nieto with FREE Cheatsheet
Today, producer Manny Nieto is joining us to share one of his most unique mixing…

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U-He Satin Review with Matt Boudreau
Hey Friends, I recently sat down with my friend Matt Boudreau of workingclassaudio.com and we discussed which plugins that came out lately could be considered game-changing. Matt recommended U-He´s Satin plugin, which is an advanced tape emulation plugin with some…
Podcast #22 – Ken Sluiter
This weeks Podcast features the talented engineer and producer Ken Sluiter (Archer Prewitt, The Waco Brothers, MxPx, Weezer, Ok Go, Red Hot Chili Peppers and Many more). Podcast: [soundcloud url="https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/285391171" params="auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true" width="100%" height="450" iframe="true" /] YouTube Interview:
What Makes A Great Mixing Engineer?
I hope you´re doing marvellously well! My friend and phenomenal mixing engineer Matthew Weiss (Dizzee Rascal, Juicy J, MURS, Royce Da 5'9 and more) recently moved to L.A. into a very nice studio. I wanted to share this experience with you, so…
Podcast #21 – Christopher Thorn
The weeks Podcast features Christopher Thorn (Blind Melon, Awolnation, Unified Theory, Live). Christopher is an excellent guitar player, songwriter and producer. He built a studio behind his house and it´s absolutely fantastic. In this interview, we discuss his studio setup, workflow,…
Get Creative Wherever You Are
Hey Friends, I recently came across a very cool music production app for your phone or tablet. It´s called "Stagelight". After playing around with it for a while, I really fell in love with it. As a producer I have to…
Podcast #20 – Val Garay
Hi, Friends! Many years when I was a little kid in England a song came on the Radio when were driving in my Aunt and Uncles car, the song was ‘Romeo’ by a band called Mr Big (not the late…
Nashville is growing fast!! – Interview : Amos Heller Bassplayer for Taylor Swift

I was there for Summer NAMM this year and I had a great time! I met with so many amazing Producers, Engineers and Mixers, toured studios, talked to gear manufacturers and thoroughly enjoyed the experience! One of the things I…

Be Easy To Work With – Matt Starr Interview

I first met Matt Starr a couple of years ago when making Ace Frehley’s Album ‘Space Invader’. Matt came down and played at my Studio, Spitfire. What impressed me most was not only his incredible talent, but his effortless way…

Podcast #19 – F. Reid Shippen

Hi, Friends! Today in Podcast #19 we have Reid F. Shippen, Grammy award winning engineer, producer whose amazing resume  include Jonny Lang, Third Day, Chris Tomlin, CeCe Winans, Death Cab for Cutie, Shania Twain, Backstreet Boys, Jonas Brothers and More. Please…

Today marks Freddie Mercury’s 70th Birthday

Christmas 1975, I’m barely out of diapers, my father gives me Queen ‘A Night At The Opera’ to me. My father, a Classical and Jazz fanatic, deems it ok for me listen to Queen, in fact after hearing ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’…

Podcast #18 – Joe Barresi

Hi, Friends! Today in Podcast #18 I get to talk with Joe Barresi.  As far as I’m concerned Joe Barresi is Mr Guitar! Joe has made some of the best sounding guitar albums of the last 25 years! His tones…

EMI ABBEY ROAD REDD.37 HISTORIC BEATLES CONSOLE

The legendary Abbey Road Studios/EMI REDD.37 paired with Abbey Road/EMI Studer J37 & C37 Hi, Friends! A few weeks ago I went to Kevin Augunas’ Studio Fairfax Recordings, there in the Live Room, courtesy of Lenny Kravitz and Vintage King…

Free Admission To AES LA 2016
Hey friends, I hope you´re doing marvellously well. I have some exciting news for you: This year, you´ll be able to attend the AES Convention in LA for FREE: AES has agreed to provide all PLAP  followers with a free Exhibits-Plus Badge for…
Podcast #17 – Tommy Vicari

Hi, Friends! Today in Podcast #17 I get to talk with the great Tommy Vicari. Tommy’s journey is one of the most inspiring stories I’ve heard, he started in the mail room at Capitol, moonlighting at night in the Studios…

Podcast #16 – Greg Collins

  Hi, Friends! I was very fortunate to Mix, Co produce and Engineer the last two Ace Frehley albums and in the process I have met so many incredibly talented people. During the second album we did together, ‘Origins Vol…

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