Category: Hip Hop & Beat Making Program

audio engineer Josh Monroy Los Angeles

Music Producer Josh Monroy’s Tips for Being Productive in Studio with Your Clients

Josh “iGLOo” Monroy started his music career in Atlanta where he worked with artists Elton John, Shinedown, Justin Bieber, OutKast, The Notorious B.I.G. and helmed the post of head engineer of The LudaPlex, Ludacris’...

Recording Connection mentor advice

Mentor Michael Cancel on Staying Agile as an Engineer and Business Owner

With six engineers working at Mixed Wave Labs, Michael Cancel’s recording studio, located in Chicago, IL, the hardworking audio engineer is busy doing what he loves—making music and teaching tomorrow’s audio engineers and producers...

Recording Connection mentor Atlanta

Sheldon Ellerby on the Atlanta Hip Hop scene, Studio Etiquette & The Old-School Engineering Approach

Recording Connection mentor Sheldon Ellerby is a true hip hop/R&B veteran—first cutting his engineering teeth on the pioneering hip hop scene of New York/New Jersey, then migrating to Atlanta, one of hip hop’s most...

From Maryland to LA and back: Recording Connection grad Scott Wimbrow Takes his Production Skills back Home!

Recording Connection graduate Scott A. Wimbrow has worked with the likes of Dej Loaf, Yung Gleesh, Johnny Cinco, PnB Meen, JoseGuapo and Fat Trel and others. He’s also just dropped a mixtape with rap...

Luis Pacheco Recording Connection

Tips on Hip-Hop Production from Recording Connection mentor engineer/producer Luis Pacheco

Recording Connection mentor Luis Pacheco is one of our top go-to mentors for students who are interested in studying EDM and hip hop production. Teaching students out of The Hideout in Las Vegas, NV—a...

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...

RRFC INTERVIEW: Recording Connection mentor Don Heru on the Art of Producing and Working with Artists

Recording Connection mentor Don Heru is a busy producer/engineer who works in several of the top recording studios in New York City, working with artists like Trinidad James, Mack Wilds, and more recently a...

Recording Connection mentor and students Collaborate to Bring Hip Hop to Forefront of Nashville music scene

Music industry veteran and Recording Connection mentor Ric Web is on a mission. And he’s taking some of his students and graduates along with him. The mission: Bring hip-hop to the forefront in Nashville,...