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How to Keep Your Influences and Stay Original

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What is Flow State and Why Does it Help You Make Better Music?

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Hard Truths: Technical Standards Matter in Mastering

Everyone knows mastering is an essential phase in the life cycle of a song.…


Try Reference Mastering and Sound Like the Music You Love

So much effort goes into producing the tracks you love. Along the way, skilled…


Rare Gear: Diving Into Deckard’s Dream With Magda

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Transfiguración: decolonizing AI, in Hexorcismos’ shamanistic music and art

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How Billie Eilish’s Drummer Andrew Marshall Made it as a Pro Musician

The road to success as professional musician can take some…


Hard Truths: You Need Collaborators To Do Your Best Work

A great song can seem like it’s own little musical world. When…