Studio Rates

Decide what elements are essential to the mix. This includes the important instruments in the arrangement as well as peripheral sounds that make a recording special. Listen to your song carefully. Decide what elements are absolutely essential. Figure out what instruments and sounds add something magic to the song. Get rid of sounds that detract from the overall vision of the song. This is often a difficult decision, but a necessary one to make a song as direct as possible. Of course, if you’re mixing down a sound collage or an experimental piece, the rules apply in a slightly different way. Continue reading

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Music Producer MDL

The super-talented music producer MdL recently swung by our site. While we interviewed him, we found out that he already has a pretty nice track record to show off. Both his versatility and creativity has brought him into the studio to work on projects that included Jackie Boyz, Justin Bieber, Midi Mafia, New Boyz, Lindsay Vinarsky, and a bunch of other musical talents that extend into other genres (for an in-depth discography, make sure you go to his myspace!). Continue reading