Music Production

Home recording studio

How to Create Professional Sounding Recordings at Home

Whether you’re a musician looking to make it big and need a cheap way to get audio and video recordings of yourself out there, a music tech student playing around with different recording methods for your latest project, or someone just looking to mess around with an instrument at home, knowing how to create professional

practice makes perfect

Practise Does Not Make Perfect

Practise forms habits. So practise right! Practise letting your writing flow, then coming back and editing. Practise finishing songs. This is one of the main areas I’m working on – I’ve spent years writing bits of songs and thinking I’ll come back to it later. Sometimes I do, but unfortunately that has distilled this routine of incompleteness in

scrunched up song lyrics

Quantity, Not Quality (well, sort of…)

It’s highly likely that a good 90% of what you produce won’t be up to scratch. That’s true whether you write one song or one hundred. This is just the way it is, it’s the creative process in a nutshell and it’s important to accept that. This is why it’s useful to try and produce lots of material.