Coming up with an initial idea for a song, be it a melody line, a riff or a rhythm can be challenging. In this post I will show you my personal approach to coming up with ideas for new songs and see if I can share a few tips and tricks.
When changing the key during a song you need to ensure that there is a transition in place that gives the change the desired emotional impact. In this blog post I show you a simple and clean way to switch keys and make it feel natural.
We have a tendency to push up the volume of our music to make it ‘sound better’. This tendency can be detrimental when it comes to mixing as ‘ear fatigue’ can lead us to creating mixes that don’t sound as good as we think they do.
Skillfully mixing your recorded audio material is an essential step to creating an awesome piece of music. In this blog post I share some audio tracks with you to play around with and practice your mixing skills!