Lesson Producer Video Podcast 

Produce Like A Pro – Panning, Mastering and Balancing Harmonies | FAQ Friday

How do you balance harmonies? I think the answer to that is “What are you going for?” If the music is relatively sparse, I like the harmonies to sit around it. If there are 4 other voices going on, I might go relatively far left and right and then a little narrower around the vocal. It sort of encompasses the vocal. Questions answered in this weeks FAQ Friday: • What db level do you normally bounce out of protools for a master? • How do you balance harmonies? A third…

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Blues Funk Lesson Rock Video Podcast 

Drumeo – “Brooklyn Phunk” Drum Play-Along By Pat Petrillo

“Brooklyn Phunk” is a song written by Pat Petrillo (with Oz Noy on guitar and James Genis on bass) that features a smooth blend of rock, funk, blues, and a New Orleans influenced sound. The goal of this play-along is to get you playing in that “in-between” straight and swung feel. Make sure you download the MP3 tracks below and the two notated drum beats!

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Lesson Video Podcast 

Reverb – Peter Green Guitar Riffs and Tone | Reverb Learn to Play

Peter Green’s guitar work arguably defined the Fleetwood Mac sound, but his influence as a guitarist (in Fleetwood Mac, the Blues Breakers, and beyond) extends further than a single band or era. Today, Jeff Massey (Steepwater Band) is back in the studio to discuss the tricks, techniques, and mythology of Green’s notorious backward pickup, as well as break down a few riffs for you to learn.

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Business Interview Lesson Video Podcast 

Michael Brandvold Marketing – Ep. 320 Gigroad, Airbnb For Concerts, Connecting Artists With Fans And Places To Play

This week we are joined by Mark Mckelvie from Gigroad. Gigroad is something like Airbnb for concerts, connecting artists with fans and places to play. Venues on Gigroad may be professional, but they may also be just about anywhere, which enables artists to create gigs in towns that may not have many professional venues. Fans can literally provide the venues, opening up a much broader spectrum of possibilities for artists to share their music. Artists and ‘venues’ from the 25 countries Gigroad supports can easily connect and create gigs; deciding…

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Lesson Video Podcast 

Scott’s Bass Lessons – The #1 Technique Killer For Bass Players

There are many technique issues that can crop up from bass player to bass player – but there is one overriding bad habit that I call a “technique killer”… As in, if you do this one thing it’ll be almost impossible for you to move around the fingerboard with any dexterity or speed at all. It’ll be like driving with the brakes on. In this lesson you’re going to find out exactly what it is. You’re going to see clips of Pino Palladino, Victor Wooten, Robert Truijio and Jaco Pastorious…

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Lesson Video Podcast 

Tim Pierce Guitar – Hendrix | “The Wind Cries Mary” Solo Sound | Tim Pierce | James Santiago | UA OX

James Santiago is one of the most knowledgeable guitarists I have ever met. I would actually describe James as a tone scientist. He seems to know exactly how most of our favorite guitar records were made… But he has put in the work! He has spent his whole life researching and studying. In this new YouTube video James gives us a detailed breakdown on the solo tone for “The Wind Cries Mary”.. As the project manager and sound designer for the Universal Audio OX Amp Top Box, he was able…

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Business Interview Lesson Video Podcast 

David Wallimann – How To Sell Your Music Online With DistroKid

I’ve been using DistroKid for a few years now and in this video I wanted to help my friend Chris Liepe to get up and running with this service. DistroKid is a service that allows you to upload your music on the cloud and get it into iTunes, Spotify, Apple Music, Pandora, Amazon, Google Play and much more. The process is super simple and there’s a lot of membership options!

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Lesson Video Podcast 

Produce Like A Pro – Mixing Vocals With 3 World Class Engineers & Everything Bundle Giveaway

Enter to win 1 of 3 Everything Bundles here: https://bit.ly/2GVyP3u We hear vocal mixing techniques from 3 World Class Engineers: Cameron Webb, Bob Horn, and Bob Marlette. Pro Mix Academy is a collection of some of the best Producers, Engineers and Mixers in the World who have gotten together to give us an amazing look inside the Mixing, Production, Recording and Mastering process. 1. Cameron Webb explains how he uses high passing to remove unwanted low end in Lemmy’s Vocal and serial compression to give Lemmy’s vocal a very even…

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