What is a Patchbay? How to Connect Studio Gear Fast

Collecting gear is one of the funnest parts of building a home studio. But the…


Staff Picks: 5 LANDR Distribution Artists We Loved in May

Summer is right around the corner—and for many artists, it’s the…


Beat Making: How to Start and Finish Your First Beat in 5 Steps

Essential beat making plugins Plugins are an incredible way to improve the…


What is a DI Box? The 8 Best DIs for Recording

Most home studios contain an arsenal of carefully chosen gear. From synths and…


8 Unconventional Piano Sounds to Use in Your DAW

The piano has a special place among traditional musical instruments. It’s…


Plugin Picks: 5 Free Plugins to Get in May

Free plugins are one the coolest parts about being a music producer, its truly…


Audio File Formats: How to Choose the Right File Type

Digital audio files are the raw material of music production. From streaming…


Earworm: How to Write Hooks That Get Stuck in Your Head

Everyone knows the feeling of having a song stuck in your head. Once it starts…


The 5 Best Free Drum Kits on LANDR Samples

As a drummer, I can tell you that the most fun part of writing a new track is…


Scale Degrees: How to Find the Steps of the Scale

Scales, chords and intervals are all related concepts in music theory. As you…