Andrew Keith Russell

552 Flips | 2 Magazines | 3 Likes | 1 Following | 131 Followers | @AudiaOne |   President of "Canada Music Group", a management, production, and recording company. Producer at AudiaOne Recording Studio, Mixing & Mastering Solution. Cape Breton, NS Member of Board of Directors for the Cape Breton Music Industry Cooperative, CBMiC. Acting Judge and Member  of the East Coast Music Awards 2017 ECMA

The 3 Key Phases for Recording Vocals Like a Pro

d<b>The vocals are the most important part of the mix.</b><p>Do you know when the quality of your vocals is decided?<p><i>In the recording phase.</i><p>Without a good …

Music Production

Tape Machine Plugins: Everything You Need to Know

An article all about tape machine emulation plugins: saturation, type, speed, signal flow, emulations and more.The post Tape Machine Plugins: …

8 Famous Guitar Tones That Were Recorded Straight Into the Board

If there’s anything a guitarists love as much as their guitars, it's their amplifiers. Countless words have been written about who used which amp …

Eric Clapton: "Maybe the guitar is over"

<b>Eric Clapton, put on the spot by a</b> <b>Billboard</b> <b>journalist during a recent press conference, has posited that the guitarist's days may be numbered.</b><p>In a …

Recording Studio Equipment List: The Essential 33 Items

Regardless of whether you’re a total newbie…<p>Or you’ve had a decent home studio for a while now…<p>The same question always lingers somewhere in the back …

Music Production

Mobile Recording Technology for Musicians

Watch a short video to learn how to use Spire Studio, and check out these quick steps to get started.<p>Veteran singer-songwriters Kurt Vile & Courtney …

How To Clip Your Mix Without Maxing Your Meters

In order to stay competitive with modern rock and metal (heck, even today’s pop music), you need your mixes to get LOUD.<p>Unfortunately, the loudness …

Music Production

How To Build The Cheapest Acoustic Panels Of All

One of the easiest things to do to upgrade your playback space is to add acoustic panels around your listening area to create a Reflection Free Zone. …

Elvis Costello's 40 best songs

The New Music Business, Credits, and the Metadata Revolution

We all know how difficult it is to earn a living from making music. Whether we are composers, artists, session musicians, producers, or sound …

Don Williams, country music's 'Gentle Giant', dies at 78

The country star best known for his song I Believe In You and his laid-back demeanor died on Friday following a short illness at his home in Alabama<p>Don Williams, the country singer and Nashville songwriter best known for his 1981 hit ballad I Believe in You, has died at home in Alabama aged 78.<p>On …

Review: Neil Young’s Unearthed 1976 Recording ‘Hitchhiker’ Is a Lost Treasure

<i>Hitchhiker</i> marks a pivotal moment in Neil Young’s ongoing series of archival releases: Instead of a live classic-songs set, this is a buried-treasure …

Mix and Mastering for Streaming services, producing for compression codecs and loudness for Spotify, Youtube, Apple iTunes Radio, Pandora, SoundCloud

Streaming Matters<p>Today, more music is listened to as an audio stream than by any other means. Much more. Last year, over 431 billion song streams …

Bringing Depth To Soft Female Vocals

Not every session that we work on comes with aggressive guitars, pounding drums & in-your-face vocals; sometimes we get the soothing tracks complete …

How to emulate track count limitations in your DAW

<b>In today’s digital world, where additional tracks come at the click of a mouse, it’s hard to believe that The Beatles’ early work was captured on a</b> …

5 Royalty Streams Every Indie Artist Should Know

It's important to understand the various income streams that your releases generate! Here are 5 royalty streams every indie artist should be …

Best 10 Tips for Music Production

Musicians, Producers, Engineers, DAW junkies… here’s some tips for your music production which will helps in some dire situations. We guarantee you …

New Gear Alert: UAD v9.3 Plugins, 500 Series FET Compressor from BAE, Thunder Knob Guitar Pedal by Lightning Boy & More

Universal Audio releases four new direct-developer plugins for UAD and Apollo platforms.With the release of UAD Software v9.3, Universal Audio has …

8 Reverb Mixing Tips

Learn when to choose different reverb types, whether to make your reverb dry or wet, how to set pre-delay and reverb time, the significance of …

Music Production

The Best Waves Plugins – What Should You Buy?

What are the best Waves Plugins? Read on to find out.The post The Best Waves Plugins – What Should You Buy? appeared first on RESOUNDSOUND.

In The Studio: A Video Introduction To The Proper Use Of De-Essers

Whenever you’re recording, especially when dealing with vocals, there often comes a time when the mix sounds pretty good, and then things take a turn …

The 7 Best Microphones for Recording Electric Guitar

If you’re like most guitar players… Ever since you first started playing, you’ve been on a never-ending quest for the “perfect tone”. Yet even when …

Electric Guitar

Mastering The Mix Levels

Most right-thinking people now agree that the ‘loudness wars’ of the ’90s and ’00s were a Bad Thing, and that the subsequent shift towards …

Calgary's National Music Centre gets $5M from Ottawa for final phase

The National Music Centre in Calgary is getting a $5-million boost from Ottawa.<p>Liberal MP Kent Hehr announced the pledge Thursday on behalf of the …

7 Expert Tips: Diversify and Thrive!

The key to maintaining a career in music is diversification, and with this concept there are a lot of gray areas. Of course there are also some …

How to Get a Job at a Live Music Venue

An article on various work opportunities in live sound.The post How to Get a Job at a Live Music Venue appeared first on The Pro Audio Files.

Employment

67 Lost Songs Of The 60s

When we say “singles”, in the context of music, we immediately think of those little 45rpm records in brightly coloured bags. Before 45s there were …

BB King's 25 best songs

The 5 Most Affordable Audio Interfaces in 2017

This article will showcase 5 of the most affordable audio interfaces available on the market in 2017.<p>Before we get stuck into the juicy stuff firstly …

Music Production

Why the iPad is an amazing - and awful - tool for making music

· Source: GearNews.com<p><b>For all the abundance it offers nowadays, the world of music technology is stuck between a rock and a hard place. Music gear</b> …