In part two of our songwriting tips series focused on creating memorable melodies, learn tricks to keep listeners interested throughout the duration of your song.
Studio monitors are some of the most important pieces of a home studio. In this guide, we cover types of monitors and the best options for a DIY home recording setting.
What is a diminished chord? Learn about diminished triads and diminished 7th chords and how you can use them in your songwriting.
iZotope Sessions is a series that lets you practice mixing and mastering skills by downloading the session files of an artist's song and following along with a tutorial video. In this edition we're featuring "Okay" by hip-hop artist Latrell James.
With many different digital audio workstations (DAWs) on the market, it’s difficult to know which one to choose. In this post we weigh pros and cons for five DAWs which are suitable for songwriters.
From lush, melodic production to the return of trance, we look at the sounds infiltrating electronic dance music in 2018.
Whether you’re picking up the drums or just looking to add some spice to your music, learn how to use six percussion instruments to take your songs and grooves to the next level.
Learn practical mixing tips for panning music, starting on an instrument-by-instrument level and expanding into more complex audio panning concepts.
This list of ten common delay mistakes mixing engineers make is meant to educate, not reprimand. So if you find yourself guilty of some of the following, don’t worry—we all have.