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Akai’s MPK Mini MK3 comes with an entire production package

Building on the legacy of its best-selling USB MIDI keyboard, Akai Pro has unveiled the MPK Mini MK3. The compact controller sports many of the same design quirks as its predecessor, but with some welcomed improvements. MPK Mini MK3 comes with the new DAW, MPC Beats, which simulates the workflow in legendary MPC hardware, plus … Continue reading Akai’s MPK Mini MK3 comes with an entire production package

The 10 Best DAW Controllers for Hands-On Production

The modern DAW is one of the most powerful tools artists and producers have to create music. But with all this power comes some pretty severe limitations and pitfalls. Working on a computer screen solely with a mouse and keyboard just doesn’t offer the same tactile experience of the analog consoles of studios’ past. Working … Continue reading The 10 Best DAW Controllers for Hands-On Production

Disclosure will be live streaming their production process and techniques on Twitch

Guy Lawrence, one half of UK house super-duo Disclosure, announced on Twitter that he will begin live streaming on Twitch from 23 July. In the live streams, he will be making new productions from the ground up, demonstrating some of his favoured techniques and tips that have helped him and his brother Howard create chart-topping … Continue reading Disclosure will be live streaming their production process and techniques on Twitch

Barns, breaks and barebones production: Recording Khruangbin’s Mordechai

“There’s just no way we could do this in a standard studio”, says Khruangbin’s guitarist, Mark Speer, shaking his head. Bassist Laura Lee Ochoa, and drummer, Donald ‘DJ’ Johnson, nod in agreement. The bohemian recording setup that Khruangbin embrace in the creation of their work sees the trio disconnect themselves from the buzz of Houston … Continue reading Barns, breaks and barebones production: Recording Khruangbin’s Mordechai

How Much Does Talent Really Matter in Music Production?

What is the role of “talent” in making or breaking your music production career? Can you overcome a lack of talent? Is it possible to cultivate more of it? How do you know if you have enough? Justin Colletti explores in this episode of the SonicScoop Podcast. Read more… The post How Much Does Talent … Continue reading How Much Does Talent Really Matter in Music Production?

Jody Wisternoff explains his multi-DAW setup and production process on Nightwhisper

Bristol’s electronic music veteran, Jody Wisternoff, has been on the scene since the late 80s as part of Tru Funk, before finding success as Way Out West with Nick Warren. Since then, he’s become a household name for followers of UK record label, Anjunadeep, with residencies at Lakota and DJ sets far-flung around the globe. … Continue reading Jody Wisternoff explains his multi-DAW setup and production process on Nightwhisper

Develop Content Strategy – Streamline Your Content Production

Over 95% of marketing nowadays takes place on online platforms. Simply having an online presence is nonetheless not enough to get people on your website and social media pages. You need content that keeps people glued to the pages, sharing links to the pages, and coming back time and again. Churning the right content is, … Continue reading Develop Content Strategy – Streamline Your Content Production