EP80 | Billy Decker

EP80 | Billy Decker

Nashville mixing legend Billy Decker is here to provide insight into what it takes to mix #1 singles consistently and at a breakneck pace. Pouring over your mix for hours on end in order to get that snare hit at 2:47 into that song just right? You could do that. You’ll probably end up doing it with 100 other things …

EP33 | Kane Churko

EP33 | Kane Churko

Production powerhouse Kane Churko (Ozzy Osbourne, Papa Roach, In This Moment) talks about the process of writing chart topping hits. For a producer, songwriting can be one of the most artistically and financially rewarding skills they can acquire. Kane Churko has written songs for various standout artists and delves into how to navigate that process. “Some people in life are starters, …

Mixing Machine Head Quad Tracked Guitars

Mixing MACHINE HEAD Quad Guitars

If you’ve ever tried quad-tracking your guitars, you know that they present some challenges. No matter how tightly you track them, you’ll always be dealing with some phase issues in addition to the challenge of keeping their thickness and depth. In this clip from our September 2016 Nail The Mix session featuring the Machine Head song “Is There Anybody Out …

EP79 | Josh Schroeder

EP79 | Josh Schroeder

Producer Josh Schroeder talks about what it means to discover and produce an artist’s core artistic message. It’s easy to get swept up in the technical side of audio production. We all know it. We all geek out over fun things like preamps and and compressors, but are we losing sight of the fact that music is an artform? On …