Adam S2X Review

Adam S2X

I wanted to share with you my thoughts on the Adam S2X monitor speakers, which I’ve been using for the past few months now.

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5 Ways to Simplify Your Music Workflow

Simplify your workspace

The ability to simplify is an extremely valuable skill in todays seemingly complex world. Let’s look at a few concrete ways of simplifying your workflow in order to help you do what you do better.

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Excellence is a Habit

Aristotle

Well, it was somebody else who said it first: We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit. – Aristotle

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Smart Productivity for Musicians

I am super excited to bring you some great news today! The time has come to reveal to you a project I have been working on for a long time: Smart Productivity for Musicians.

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OS X 10.11 El Capitan Is Here – Should You Upgrade?

Os X El Capitan

On September 30, Apple is coming out with yet another major operating system upgrade. 

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Why Focus is So Important for an Artist (and how to improve it)

This is a guest post by Sam Matla. Sam is the author of the most excellent eBook/audiobook/video package The Producer’s Guide to Workflow & Creativity. I totally love what he’s done with the guide. It’s important and well carried out and I think it deserves all the attention it can get. If you like this […]

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Acustica Audio Blue Eq Review

Acustica Audio Blue Eq

The Italian company Acustica Audio are known for their quest on uncompromising sound quality and accuracy in emulating analogue sound and equipment. They sent me the Blue Eq plugin from their Acqua series to try out (thank you very much). I have given it a good spin – here are my thoughts.

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6 Lessons From Mozart to Modern Creators

Wolfgang Amadeuz Mozart

I recently listened to an excellent audio biography of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (grab it free with Audible trial here). It was extremely inspiring and thought provoking to say the least. Besides teaching me a lot about history it especially got me thinking about the parallels between Mozart’s days and ours. Of course, musical styles and the tools of making […]

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Softube Console 1 Review – Analog Workflow in Digital Domain

Softube Console 1 top view (click to enlarge)

The Softube Console 1 has greatly intrigued me ever since it first came out in early 2014.

How would it work for an electronic music geek like myself? I decided to jump in and find out.

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Best Mixing Tutorials: YouTube Channel Recommendations

YouTube has become my primary method of learning about mixing and music production. It is full of good mixing tutorials but sometimes the trouble is finding them. I wanted to share with you my favorite channels so that you can also learn from them. All of these guys are doing a fantastic job with their channels. If […]

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