It was a cool first week of the new semester of Independent studies. I’ll introduce my project and talk a little bit about what I do in this post!
We’ve finally reached the last week of this semester’s Independent Seminars. I have a lot to speak on today, I hope it doesn’t read too all over the place!
I took this blog post to reflect on what I’ve accomplished to this date since the start of my independent project. Come reflect with me! Continue reading
This week I worked on better understanding compression, because I want to begin mastering my own tracks better.
This week was a relaxed week as far as actual composing went. I spent a lot of my time teaching myself how to mix vocals. Continue reading
I spent this weekend at the CD Baby DIY Musician Conference in Chicago! Continue reading
This week I didn’t focus on just one skill or technicality! I worked on many different songs, making incredible headway on many projects I’ve been procrastinating on recently. Unfortunately, I legally cannot show you all I did this week or else the record labels who I’m doing these songs for will kick my ass, but I still have 4 songs that I’m very proud of to share with you: Continue reading
This week I spent completely on composing & producing new music! In this post I’ll share some of that with you, and teach you about a few aspects of each song. I’ll also talk about some of my favourite tracks of the week.
This week I spent a lot of time on the performing side of my independent seminar. Since I’m performing a Dj set on Friday, I had to brush up on my Traktor 2 Skills. I’d pulled the I’ll delve into what all of this is in this week’s post!
Djing is crucial for any electronic musicians nowadays, since the only way to make money is really off of touring and playing shows if you’re an artist. Djing is pretty easy, but pulls many skills from production that I already had learned; rhythm management, effecting, tempo matching, and making sure audio quality is optimal. Continue reading
The last few weeks I’ve been working on polishing different aspects of my sound. I decided to spend some time making an acoustic sounding song without any actual acoustic instruments. Continue reading