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Common Mistakes Artists Make in the Recording Studio w/ Eric Yoder

 

I sat down with platinum engineer and producer Eric Yoder of Horse-Drawn Productions to discuss the common mistakes artists make during the recording process. Eric also shares some great stories about his times with Lauren Hill, R. Kelly and …

Amish Guy Scores big in the Music Industry

I am born of Amish heritage – at least in my blood, as my father was raised Amish.  I moved to Chicago to pursue a career in music, after earning a bachelor’s in Music Industry from Capital University in Ohio.  …

I remember when R. Kelly threw a fire extinguisher down the hall @ChicagoTrax…

Ahh yes – those were the days! LOL.  I have a lot of great memories working with Rob(ert Kelly) – Yes, that’s what we called him in the studio – and yes he really does sound just like that!

I …

Drowning has new release “Purgatory” – – – YES!!

Chicago Hardcore band Drowning will surely get you up and moving.  drw

“I really liked the sound of this track – the drums had a unique, yet very cool sound.  The guitars were as wide as could be and it popped …

8 Ways to Make your beats fatter at Home! – Big Drums! Low Bass! Wide Synths!

Everyone wants to be VIRAL.  Everyone seeks the LARGEST drums sound.  Everyone needs the WIDEST synth sounds.  Everyone wants to do it at home in their underwear.  Here are some ways you can achieve these goals.

Making beats is …

Came Out Swinging – Pop Punk

ppkCame Out Swinging
is a Pop Punk band that was formed in the Chicago suburbs. They have released their first EP and are already working on their next full length album. They will be playing PopPunkWayo Fest on May 25th.…

5 Ways to Piss off your Sound Recording Engineer:

Here are 5 things you should try to avoid if you don’t want to piss off your sound recording engineer:

1. Bringing in distorted, unlabeled or bad audio tracks can make it difficult or even impossibe to help your sound. …

Whew! Finally got a partial day off yesterday!

Glad to know the studio was still hard at work, teaching our ever-growing student population.  We even had to add two new teachers to the roster, and we have plans to purchase a  second piano for its own teaching studio.  …