How to Finish More Tracks, Keep it Simple, and Break Through the Noise with Parker

This week I spoke with Parker, who’s an amazingly talented producer that creates all kinds of melodic bass music. We talk all about his workflow and approach to production. One thing that really sparked my curiosity was how many amazing tracks Parker releases. His output is higher than any other artist I know of, so I had to ask him ...

Layering Tips From Illenium, Brooks, Claude VonStroke and Hyperbits

In this tutorial we go through layering tips from Illenium, Nicky Romero, Brooks, Claude VonStroke and Hyperbits. Each artist provides their own unique perspective on how to layer basses or synths together, and goes through how they used this approach in one of their tracks. Links to all resources discussed In the Studio with Hyperbits: Creating 'Piana' Claude VonStroke Music Production ...

How to Not Suck at Producing with Underbelly of “You Suck at Producing”

In this episode of the podcast I speak with Underbelly, who is the mind behind the hit YouTube channel “You Suck at Producing.” If you’ve spent any time watching tutorials on YouTube, chances are you’ve come across his videos. Not only is he an amazing producer, but he’s also a very effective teacher. He releases production tutorials on his channel ...

How to Strategically Approach Songwriting, Sound Design, and Promotion with Dack Janiels

Meet Dack Janiels. ? He is a successful music producer, internationally-touring DJ, and label owner. He started producing when he was just 16 and hasn’t looked back since. In this post, you’ll learn how Dack accelerated his learning and growth as a producer, as well as strategies to ensure your music gets heard by the right people. Specifically, you’ll learn: The …

Unique Songwriting and Workflow Strategies With YKES

Upcoming producer duo YKES is quickly becoming known for their heavy-hitting remixes of major tracks including Slushii & Ookay’s “By My Side” and Getter’s “Solo”. Currently hailing from Los Angeles, California, YKES is set to release their first original later this month, shortly followed by their “Bad Decisions” EP. These guys have a really unique sound and we were lucky ...