What made “Location” such a compelling song to so many listeners? Let’s explore three musical techniques Khalid uses that grab the listener’s attention.
ODESZA’s “Line of Sight” is nominated for a Grammy for “Best Dance Recording.” Here are three characteristics that make the track an instant hit.
We highlight the importance of being able to describe the sound world of a recording and how to use a reference to gauge the effectiveness of your mix.
Top down mixing is getting increasingly popular. In this blogpost, PALA explains his techniques and offer insight on why stem mixing can be effective.
Songwriter and producer PALA shares a few tools and practices that he uses in order to get better, faster.
Understand what Soundcloud does to your music and why, and what you can do to make sure your tracks sound as perfect as possible given the limitations.
We explore the main theme of “Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp” to understand the musical elements that make your virtual campsite such a pleasant place to be.
We take a look at three tips for getting more attack, body, and punch out of your drums by using compression, EQ techniques, and more.
Let’s take a look at the bassline in “Jump Up, Super Star!” to learn how we might begin writing the foundation to our own killer jazz tune.
In this article, PALA gives us some tips and ways on how we can collaborate better with other music producers, writers, and band members.
In this entry of our Hits Decoded series, we explore how the theme of Stranger Things manages to evoke a myriad of emotions with just one simple arpeggio.
So you’ve dialed in the perfect mix, now what? Here are six different mix bounces that are worth printing as you wrap up a mix.