Download the free Songwriting Degree Handbook: Learn songwriting online with Berklee: In this video, folk artist Sam Amidon demonstrates his songwriting process for his song “Short Life.” He explains how he worked with harmonies inherent to open D tuning on the guitar, and how he translated those sounds and shapes to standard tuning. About Sam Amidon: Sam Amidon is an American folk artist originally from Vermont. A guitarist, fiddler, and banjoist, he has released seven solo albums since 2001. Sam released his most recent album, “The Following Mountain,” on Nonesuch Records in 2017. Listen to our full discussion [More]
Hit songwriter and producer, Martin Sutton, joined us at IMRO in March for a full-day workshop on songwriting. Before the event, Martin took a few minutes out to have a chat with us and share some of his songwriting tips.
Make People Love Your Music (Tricks used by Eminem, Future And Kevin Gates) There are little tricks that increase the entertainment value of your music. In this video I discuss little tricks that big rappers use to make their music more professional and therefore loveable by the listener. Eminem Criminal shows you how to change voices and style every few bars to increase entertainment value. Future Never forget shows you how you can use the same catchy melody constantly to keep the listener entertained Kevin Gates song example shows you how to use speed of delivery to increase a songs [More]
CUBASE 10 – My TOP 5 Feature REQUESTS and WISHES Cubase 10 will be out soon. Usually, Steinberg releases a new version or main update to Cubase near the end of the year. So here are my top 5 Feature Requests that I would love to see in Cubase 10 or a future version of Cubase. Let me know what Requests are part of your WISH LIST for Cubase 10 in the comment section below! Request 1 1:03 Request 2 2:35 Request 3 4:25 Request 4 5:40 Request 5 6:25 GET IN TOUCH WITH ME Instagram: Facebook: Twitter: [More]
This video demonstrates how to tighten up or change the tempo of a multi track live recording to solve tempo issues and fix unwanted tempo variations and fluctuations. These tips are pretty useful — so enjoy the show! We hope you find this video entertaining and useful. If you like what you see, please leave a comment and tell us what you think. Thank you. Your Steinberg YouTube Team Check out the trial version of Cubase and lay hands on the exciting features Cubase has to offer: Get more detailed information on Cubase from our website: Buy Cubase [More]
This week we sit down with David Bowie Producer / Engineer / Mixer Mario McNulty for the 387th episode of Pensado’s Place! Bio: Producer/engineer/mixer/collaborator Mario J. McNulty began his career in NYC 16 years ago working for Philip Glass at his studio, Looking Glass. Within a year, Mario became a freelance engineer/mixer working for David Bowie and Tony Visconti. In 2008, Mario won his first Grammy Award recording Angelique Kidjo’s star-studded release, Djin Djin. Little did he know when he left Phoenix to come to NewYork that it would take a little less than 7 years to reach such lofty [More]
Today we learn how to count to 4. The basics of how to count rhythm in Common Time…part 1. Don’t forget to Subscribe: More Two Minute Music Theory: Connect on Social Media: Facebook: @twominutemusic Twitter: @twominutemusic Instagram: @twominutemusic Music: ukulele/the jazz piano –
In this video we give you a behind the scenes look into our Melodic Techno project file template for Steinberg Cubase Pro. Access the project file here: Cubase users, the template you’ve been searching for has finally arrived. Welcoming Asteroid, an advanced project file for Cubase created using only stock plugins. Asteroid is a high-quality production that pushes the legendary DAW to its limits and beyond. Featuring cutting-edge processing and exceptional sound design, using Asteroid will reveal the hidden capabilities found within Steinberg’s ultra-powerful environment. Learn how Cubase’s native FX can transform your audio in unique and interesting ways. [More]
With Pro Tools | MTRX, you gain the superior sonic quality of DAD’s legendary AD/DA converters, plus flexible routing and monitor control when used standalone or with Avid Pro Mixing surfaces. And because the interface can be customized with the analog and digital I/O you need, you can take on the most demanding music and post-production challenges. Effortlessly.
A quick look at io settings in a new Pro Tools session.