When People Say The Song Needs “More Layers”

I came across this post on r/WeAreTheMusicMakers I love writing out demos/songs, but anytime I show someone my music and ask to collaborate I often get told “there could be more there instrument wise/production wise.” I’m not sure what people…

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Which Sample Rate is Best to Record At?

One of the most common and misunderstood questions I get is about which sample rate you should record at. Short Answer: 48khz and 24 Bits I recommend tracking everything at 48khz and 24 bits. I’ll keep the boring technical reasons…

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Which Options to Use on DistroKid When Uploading

Confused by the options DistroKid gives you? Here are my recommendations for what you should and shouldn’t do. First things first, make sure you’re uploading full-resolution WAV files. I will legitimately cry if you upload an mp3. You might not…

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Best Home Recording Gear for Most Musicians in 2023

Every musician needs some way to record themselves at home (even though we firmly believe in the importance of working with a professional for your RECORDS). So here is our guide of the best home recording gear for most musicians…

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Stems vs Multitracks (What’s The Difference?)

So you’ve created your song and you’ve decided to hire a mix engineer to bring your music to the next level. The files you send are sometimes (incorrectly) referred to as “stems,” while in fact they are “multitracks.” So let’s…

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