6 Lessons Musicians Should Learn About Streaming from Physical Formats

Streaming is taking over the world. You only have to take a quick glance at the…


The 15 Best EQ Plugins to Shape Your Mix

EQ is one of the most basic—and important—tools you have as an…


How to Copyright Music: What is Music Copyright and Why It Matters

Music Copyright is one of the most important concepts for musicians. It’s…


The 15 Best Reverb Plugins for Every Mix Situation

Reverb is one of the most important tools for audio engineers. It’s an…


5 Ways to Promote New Music Way Before Your Release Date

Promoting your new music shouldn’t start on the release date. Waiting…


How to Get on a Playlist: The 9 Step Guide to Doing It Yourself

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How to Creatively Use Sample Packs Without Sounding Like Everyone Else

Understatement alert: The world of sample packs is vast… Thanks to free…


7 Abstract Mix Terms: What They Mean and How To Use Them

Engineers can get pretty fired up when they’re talking about mixing…


8 Free Online Tools For Making Your Own Album Cover

The recording is done. You’ve mixed every song. Your album sequencing is…


How to Start a Song: 7 Ways to Set Your Songwriting In Motion

Not sure how to start a song? It’s easy to feel lost and uninspired with…