EP128 | Dear Joel

EP128 | Dear Joel

Joel Wanasek has the answers you need to make sure you stay #nosmalltime.

Want Joel to answer your questions? Send them to Joel@urm.academy with the subject line “Dear Joel.” The more detailed the better!

Anybody that says you can’t do this for a living is full of shit. Because if I can do it, and I’m a guy that came up from cornfields… I built and broke a career from a basement literally surrounded by cornfields. If I can do it there, you can do it too.” – Joel Wanasek


– Why you need to take care of your health
– What Joel does for inspiration and fun
– Dealing with tuning artifacts in tracks you’ve been sent
– Making your career goals a reality on your terms
– Balancing learning and doing
– And much, much more

Thanks for listening!
Sign up to our to discover more!

Nail The MixNail The Mix is our online mixing school that gives you REAL multi-tracks from REAL bands, plus a mixing class from the producer who recorded it. Past guests include Periphery, Chelsea Grin, Machine Head and State Champs. Join now for instant access!

Leave any questions, comments, or feedback in the comment section below.

Comments 2

  1. Great episode Joel. I get up at 5am and workout till 6am, then come back to get the kids ready. I feel more productive mentally when training first thing. Take care of your health, no one else will.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *