EP 244 | MixCritMonday Papa Roach Edition

EP 244 | MixCritMonday Papa Roach Edition

MIXCRITMONDAY IS THE SHOW WHERE WE CRIT YOUR MIXES! On today’s episode, we crit URM student submitted mixes for Papa Roach’s “Not the Only One” which was originally mixed by Colin Brittain. These mixes are picked at random from our private student-only mix crit group on Facebook, The URM Rocktagon. ON THIS EPISODE, YOU’LL LEARN ABOUT: 1:19 – What’s unique …

EP 243 | Jeff Balding

EP 243 | Jeff Balding

Jeff Balding is a producer, mix engineer, and tracking engineer who can’t be pinned down to one genre. He’s worked with major country acts such as Florida Georgia Line and Shania Twain while forging a relationship with the metal behemoth Megadeth. ON THIS EPISODE: 2:10 – What it takes to set yourself apart  12:53 – Trying to emulate others exactly …

EP 242 | Dave Schiffman

EP 242 | Dave Schiffman

Dave Schiffman is a legendary producer, mixer, and engineer who cut his teeth working under Rick Rubin and has worked with bands such as Red Hot Chili Peppers, Thrice, and Vampire Weekend. ON THIS EPISODE: 1:55 – Being successful does not always mean you have work and here’s why 12:20 – When a producer should seek representation 23:05 – Dave’s …

EP 241 | John McLucas

EP 241 | John McLucas

John McLucas is a member of the URM community who has levelled up in major ways recently. He went from sleeping on floors to making a full time living producing and mixing artists while creating his own video content and podcast. ON THIS EPISODE: 2:46 – Why John hates losing 15:26 – Dealing with distractions and self-doubt 23:21 – Why …

EP 240 | Steve Evetts

EP 240 | Steve Evetts

Steve Evetts is a producer, mixer, engineer and songwriter known for his iconic work with The Wonder Years, The Dillinger Escape Plan, Every Time I Die, and Suicide Silence. ON THIS EPISODE: 2:20 – The old gear that sparked Steve’s interest in making music 18:15 – When you should use autotune (and when you shouldn’t) 25:20 – What it takes …