December 2023

Music production workflow

The best free music production plugins for 2024 – Blog | Splice

In the ever-evolving world of music production, having access to versatile and powerful free plugins can be a game-changer. The blog post from Splice, authored by Nick Chen, delves into the best free music production plugins available in 2024. It’s a comprehensive guide for producers seeking to enhance their tracks without impacting their budget. The […]


2023’s best new free plugins and virtual instruments

A roundup of our favourite freeware releases from across the year, including characterful instruments, cutting-edge effects, and powerful processors. The article from MusicTech, titled “2023’s best new free plugins and virtual instruments,” provides a comprehensive overview of the top free software and plugins released in 2023. These selections are notable for their quality and utility […]

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Setting Goals as a Music Producer: 3 Steps for Success

Setting goals for yourself as a music producer is important. It’s also easy. But achieving those goals? Yeah, not easy. Most producers fail to achieve their goals or even get close to achieving them. The article from EDMProd, titled “Setting Goals as a Music Producer: 3 Steps for Success,” written by Sam Matla, offers a […]


How Much Should You Charge to Mix and Master a Song? : Audio Issues

So… you’ve mastered the art of mixing and producing music, and you can’t wait to take on new clients so you can finally use all your new gear. But one question eludes you: “How much should I charge to mix a song?” The article from Audio Issues, titled “How Much Should You Charge to Mix […]


What Makes the Perfect Song Demo?

“How good do demos need to be?” is one of the questions I am asked most often in my workshops. To effectively answer this question, you need to identify the purpose of your demo recording. The article “What Makes the Perfect Demo?” from, written by Jason Blume, delves into the intricacies of creating demo […]

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Best Gifts For Music Producers In 2023 – Bedroom Producers Blog

‘Tis the season to be merry, and nothing makes it merrier than some shiny new gear! Throw those socks and undies out of the cart and get that music producer in your life some gear that’ll have them cooking up a phat beat ASAP. The article from Bedroom Producers Blog, authored by Steve Charlton, provides […]


10 Best AI Tools For Musicians

A recent survey of over 1,000 musicians revealed that 25% of them are already incorporating AI into their studio work, 72% of which reported positive experiences with AI tools. The article titled “10 Best AI Tools For Musicians” from Pirate Studios provides an insightful overview of how artificial intelligence is revolutionizing the music industry in […]


Free Music Production for Beginners: The Ultimate Guide

There are no limitations for the producers of tomorrow, so your journey into music, DAWs, and synths can begin without spending a dime. The article from RouteNote, titled “Free Music Production for Beginners: The Ultimate Guide,” offers a comprehensive overview of starting music production without financial barriers. Here’s a summary of the key points: Free […]

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Is The Studio Lifestyle Hazardous To Your Health?

Anyone who has worked in the studio professionally either as a musician, engineer or producer knows that the hours can be long and you can go for days, weeks and months without a break. The blog article titled “Is The Studio Lifestyle Hazardous To Your Health?” by Bobby Owsinski on his Music Production Blog discusses […]


How To Make Music: Create Your Own Music In 6 Steps

In this in-depth guide, we’ll go over everything you’ll want to know get started with music production, from the tools you’ll need to the six creative steps you’ll take to make your own music. The article on Splice’s blog, provides a comprehensive guide on how to make music, especially for beginners. It starts by emphasizing […]