Category: Advanced Ableton Electronic Music Production Program

Audio engineer, music producer, composer Rohan Solomon at Engine Room Audio (NY, NY)

How to be a successful music producer

In his book Outliers, Malcolm Gladwell explains that to achieve world-class greatness in a field, a subject needs to spend 10,000 hours practicing a specific task. So, if you spend 20 hours a week...

Crowd at a concert with laser lights

How to make dubstep

Dubstep first appeared in south London about 20 years ago, introducing yet another subgenre to the umbrella that is the electronic music genre megalith. Marked by heavy baselines, syncopated rhythms, and breakdowns, the music...

Jamaal Taylor aka Cy Kosis

How to be a Beat Maker

Featured image is of Jamaal Taylor, Recording Connection graduate and beatmaker, live sound engineer, and composer who recently placed two original songs in a Blumhouse Productions film. The popularity and meteoric rise of rap...

Recording Connection mentor Dylan Drake on Seeing the Lightbulb Go On

Recording Connection mentor Dylan Drake of Forte Studios believes every career in audio should be built upon a strong understanding of the fundamentals of the craft. From sound waves and acoustics, to composition, to...

Recording Connection mentor Joey Paranoia

Recording Connection mentor Joey Paranoia on Ableton and Elemental Creative Urges

Recording Connection mentor Joey Paranoia is a DJ, artist, and producer who’s worked with artists like Randall M. Nexus, and David Christopher from the Rabbit in the Moon. A highly skilled Ableton Live artist...