Music production

How Daft Punk Did His Homework: Early Studio Equipment and Early Music Production Methods Revealed

With the news that Daft Punk Breaks Up – typically enigmatic – dominating the hi-tech music headlines this week, attention has shifted back to their heritage and manufacturing methods. Which brings us to a rare and revealing interview the duo gave to a Japanese magazine in 1999, two years after the band rocked the dance […]

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Launched Amazon Music app for Google TV and Android TV OS

The Amazon Music app is now available on Google TV and Android TV OS, making it easier to access the streaming music service from TVs, consoles and set-top boxes. It joins existing Amazon Music apps for iOS and Android phones and tablets, as well as Fire tablets and the web player. The app supports Google’s […]

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Doppler music app got CarPlay app, Siri support and more

The popular Doppler music player app received its big update version 2.3 today. This new version brings new features that are well worth the download, including a new CarPlay app to listen to your music on the go. Doppler built a suite to be a music application capable of playing multiple types of files without […]

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Thinking of buying a Mac M1 for music production? Maybe you should wait for the M1X …

After shaking up the IT world in 2020 with the release of its M1 chip – now featured in the MacBook Air, 13-inch MacBook Pro and Mac mini – it looks like Apple will be ready to go further with the release of the M1X soon. CPU Monkey suggests that the M1X will have 12 […]

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5 best tips for using the equalizer in music production (2021)

Check out these quick tips on how to properly use the EQ when mixing your tracks. Equalization (EQ) is the most useful tool a music producer has for mixing. It changes the frequency response of each sound in the track, as desired. Use equalizers to tune the different frequencies of your instruments, shaping each sound. […]

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Why is panning important in music production?

Image Credit: Denisse Leon Learn how to get the most out of the sounds in your mix with our brief introduction to stereo panning in production. At a concert (remember that?), If you really focus, you can hear the direction each instrument is coming from on stage. Some seem to come from either side and […]

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a powerful and accessible music production environment

Tracktion Waveform Free 2021 is proof that free DAWs are getting more and more powerful. How will this make music production more accessible? In an age when people can produce movies on iPhone and novels in Word, we’re learning that cost doesn’t have to be a barrier to creating high-quality art anymore. Music is no […]

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Handy: these are all the new features of the Music app in iOS 14.5

The first beta of iOS 14.5 was released earlier this month for developers with several new features, and the beta of iOS 14.5 arrived this week with even more changes. Among the new features, Apple has made some cool changes to the Music app, which now includes a new way to share lyrics and revamped […]

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How to Set Spotify as Default Music App on iPhone and iPad

While complete freedom to set default apps on iOS is still a few years away, Apple seems more inclined than ever to move in this direction. If the ability to change the default browser and messaging app in iOS 14 was a sign of something big to come, the unexpected option to set Spotify as […]

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The B&W Music app offers complete music control to the Formation multi-room range

Bowers & Wilkins has launched a new music app that lets you control music across the entire B&W Formation product line. The B&W Music app works with Qobuz (including high resolution 24-bit 96kHz files), Tidal, TuneIn, Dash Radio (in select markets), NTS Radio, and SoundCloud. Other services will be added “in the coming months,” according […]

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6 ways to use compression in music production

Image Credit: Peter Palmer Using a compressor will help correct errors in your mix. Learn more with our top 6 tips for using squeeze as a producer. A compressor is one of the main tools available to music producers for solving dynamic problems in a mix. It narrows the dynamic range of the affected sound […]

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music recording licensing group to sue Karyawan, chairman Freddie Fernandez for libel | Malaysia

A complaint was also filed with the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission, accusing Karyawan and Datuk Freddie Fernandez of knowingly abusing the Internet to create and transmit false comments and communications with the intention of harassing PPM. – Photo by Razak Ghazali KUALA LUMPUR, February 10 – Public Performance Malaysia (PPM) announced today that it […]

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iOS 14.5 will let you set a default music app when using Siri

Apple’s iOS 14.5 update will add a feature allowing users to select a new default music streaming app, according to reports. As several people have noted, the current iOS 14.5 beta has the feature available now. According to various users on Reddit via MacRumors, asking Siri to play music should see it ask which app […]

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Siri setting in iOS 14.5 Beta lets users select default music streaming service

Apple last week released betas of the upcoming iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5 updates for developers and public beta testers, and among a number of new features, Apple added the ability to set a streaming service. default music when using Siri to play songs. First spotted by Reddit users, the first time you ask ‌Siri‌ […]

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iPhone users will soon be able to change their default music app with Siri

After years of using Apple services on the default iPhone, those restrictions are finally loosening up a bit. As MacRumors noticed earlier today, the iOS 14.5 beta appears to let you set third-party music services as default with Siri. This means you can ask Siri to play a particular song or album and it will […]

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Teens learn music production, media arts and more through the Making It Happen Foundation

FOX 2 – Joshua Andrade has worked with Grammy Award-winning artists, worked as a lyricist, and performed. He’s only in high school and he got paid for these amazing opportunities. Making It Happen program shapes teens in media arts, music production and more Young people acquire business acumen in what can be an extremely difficult […]

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Music Production Software Market Expected To Accelerate At A CAGR Of Nearly 9% In 2020-2024 | Technavio

LONDON–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Technavio is monitoring the music production software market and it is expected to grow by $ 368.15 million during the period 2020-2024, growing at a CAGR of nearly 9% during the forecast period. The report offers up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, the latest trends and drivers, and the overall market […]

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Music Production Terms – A Glossary

Don’t be put off by music production jargon – use this cheat sheet of music technology terms. Do you want to get started as a music producer but always end up thinking, “What do all these words mean?” Check out RouteNote’s glossary on a few technical music production terms that might otherwise trip you up […]

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Aaron Duncan Focuses On New Music, Production

Characteristics Tyrell gittens Wednesday, February 3, 2021 Aaron gestures as he talks to Newsday in his recording studio. Duncan is pursuing a Bachelor of Music Technology at TT University. – Angelo Marcelle At just 17 years old, Aaron Duncan’s name is already synonymous with excellence in local entertainment. His previous performances have even been compared […]

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Best Online Music Production Course 2021: Masterclass, Udemy, Coursera

The featured products are independently selected by our editorial team and we may earn a commission on purchases made from our links; the retailer may also receive certain verifiable data for accounting purposes. Music production is more technical than ever, but it is also more necessary than ever. Whether you’re an aspiring hip-hop beatmaker or […]