Category: Hip Hop & Beat Making Program

Recording Connection graduate Ryan Abbot working at mentor's recording studio where he was hired as Chief Audio Engineer

How to Sample in Ableton

Generally speaking, most digital audio workstations (DAWs) share many similarities (stages, drum samples, piano rolls, equalizers, and so on), but there are enough nuances to make Ableton, Logic Pro, and Pro Tools just different...

Lessons from the Frontlines… Recording Connection grad & mentor DAWSØN Records Kanye West.

August 5th, 2021, Kanye West live-streams the release of his new album Donda, at Atlanta’s Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Recording Connection graduate Dawsøn is the engineer there to catch it all. Sometimes it isn’t ready, go,...

Recording Connection student Miley Knox making beats on Ableton which she placed with Wu-Tang affiliate Christ Bearer | How to Record in Ableton

Recording Connection student Miley Knox Places 2 Beats with Wu-Tang Affiliate!

Miley Knox has been a hip hop lover since age 8. On the way to finding us, she’s encountered challenges ranging from unilateral vocal cord paralysis, a condition she was born with, to surviving...

The Best of 2020 is here!

IN 2020… Recording Connection graduate Ramy Morales Went 5x Platinum, Got Signed with Sony/ATV! We caught up with Recording Connection grad Ramy Morales (Lil Baby, Yo Gotti, Gunna, Tyla Yahweh) who’s now got 5...

Recording Connection mentor Steve Catizone on Vibe, Hiring Students & Training Tomorrow’s Audio Pros During COVID-19

Steve Catizone of Infinite Recording (Black Eyed Peas, Charli XCX, Charlie Puth, Justin Bieber, Wyclef Jean) has decades of experience producing and engineering artists across the musical spectrum. We recently connected with Steve to...

What is the purpose of a record label

What is a record deal?

Caveat Emptor Rules Ever since Robert Johnson “sold his soul to the devil” in order to become a famous musician as chronicled in his song “Crossroads,” record deals have been looked at as a...