Vocal Production and the Evolution of a Pop Song ft. Prince Charles Alexander
In music production, and especially vocal production, songs can change hands many times, with multiple producers, songwriters, engineers, and performers all making their mark. In this video series, Prince Charles Alexander, Jonathan Wyner, and the artists begin to uncover the producer/artist relationship.
11 Common Vocal Production Mistakes in Home Studios
Many things can go wrong when producing vocals in home studio environments. To avoid falling into traps many beginner producers do, we put together eleven common mistakes in bedroom vocal production along with tips to resolve them.
7 Ways to Get Unusual Vocal Effects with iZotope Plug-ins
Learn how to achieve esoteric and exciting new vocal effects using Nectar 3, RX Elements, and VocalSynth 2. Release the space monkeys!
Mixing Vocals: How to Create Space for Vox
A clear vocal is only possible if other elements in the mix leave space for it. In this article, we discuss various ways for mixing vocals to create space and sound like a pro.
How to Use Single Cycle Waveforms in Iris 2
Single cycle waveforms are unique audio files that unfold over a single cycle and can be looped indefinitely. Here is how to load and tweak them in the Iris 2 sample-based synthesizer.
Vocal Mixing: 6 Popular Styles of Vox in Pop and Rock Mixes
Going for a certain style or timbre of vocals in a mix? Learn vocal mixing tips for six popular styles of vox in pop and rock mixes.
4 Creative Uses for Noise Gates in Music Production
There is more to gates than cleaning up noisy signals. Follow along with audio examples and we dive into four creative approaches for noise gates in music production.
How to Produce Background Vocals that Complement a Lead
Get tips for producing radio-ready background vocals that assist and enhance a lead without getting in the way.
11 Best Gifts for Music Producers 2018
Find the best gifts for music producers in 2018. Explore headphones, audio plug-ins, studio monitors and more.
7 Holiday Gifts for Drummers 2018
Explore the best gifts for drummers in 2018. From sticks, mallets, brushes, and beyond, we’re equipping you with gift ideas for drummers of all kinds.
6 Gifts for Guitar Players and Bassists 2018
Want the best gifts for guitar players and bassists in 2018? We got you. From tuners to stompboxes and portable audio recorders, here are the best gift ideas for the 2018 holiday season.