EP199 | Jesse Cannon corrected

EP199 | Jesse Cannon

Jesse Cannon returns to the show to discuss his new podcast “Inside the Album,” emotion in lyrics, and details about the URM SUMMIT. We always have amazing discussions with Jesse when he joins us on the show, and this time is no different. If you have a tendency to get hung up on the technical side of recording there are …

Kurt Ballou dialing in drum samples

Turbo charge those drums! Kurt Ballou shows how he chooses, mixes and fine-tunes the drum samples from his signature Room Sound library in “I Can Tell You About Pain” by Converge in this clip from his Nail The Mix! Get instant access to Converge multi-tracks and Kurt’s full mixing session here! Nail The Mix is our online mixing school that …

Make your bass drops EXPLODE!

Boom goes the dynamite! Learn how to add impact, drama and a massive transient to bass drops in a metal or metalcore song by adding a sample of an explosion or other sound to your 808 bass drop. Joel shows how to do it in Cubase with his own sample library, but the same idea will work in any DAW …

P198 | Chris Adler & Machine

EP198 | Chris Adler & Machine

We’ve got a double dose of greatness on this episode, as we’re joined by Lamb of God’s Chris Adler and Machine The Producer. “I need to see the end game before I start the game.” – Machine ON THIS EPISODE, YOU’LL LEARN ABOUT: 10:00 Nature vs nurture in musical upbringing 16:00 Chris’s family musical upbringing 22:00 Teaching Machine about ‘real’ …