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Monday, November 16, 2015

Grooves Pt. II

 

Here's a small collection of jams ranging from indie pop to blues rock, all of which are once again just straight up grooves. The kind of tunes suitable for just about any situation.

Check out this set on Soundcloud.

 

12 Feb

iZotope Trash 2 Distortion Plug-in Review

Dating back 15 years ago, iZotope released its renowned plugin Trash, only to wait 10 years for releasing its new version of Trash 2 at the end of 2012. Why is this plugin recognized and used by engineers and sound designers? Let’s take a look.

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07 Feb

Home Studio Layout: Vocal Tracking for Under $1000

Building a home studio is a common dream for any music creator or audio enthusiast. Today we will break down two common setups that homeowners will commonly have for vocal tracking while working with a $1000 budget.

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05 Feb

Entry-Level Microphones for your Home Studio

One of the most cherished pieces of gear that a recording artist can own is the sensory piece of hardware that connects reality to the electrical and digital realm; the microphone.

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30 Jan

Audio Interface vs. Audio Mixer: Which is Right for You?

With today’s access to a wealth of information online, it is easier than ever to build a portfolio of work in a home studio if you’re an aspiring music creator or recording engineer.

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28 Jan

Unleash Your Creativity With Sound Design

Sound design is the process of creating a new sound, or morphing a sound into something else altogether. You can use samplers, synthesizers, instruments, or any other sound-making or sound altering device.

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21 Jan

Breaking into the Industry: Top Tips for Your Resume

A CV is one of the most important elements in your professional profile. Getting it right will take many revisions, a lot of research, and a bit of trial and error, but will pay off in  separating a good candidate from a great one (you!) in the hiring process.

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08 Nov

Tips and Techniques #006: Introduction to the EXS24 instrument editor part 2

Join RAC Graduate and instructor Patrick Steele, as he further demonstrates a beginners tutorial on programming the EXS24 sampler. Patrick goes through the process of importing his own samples to create an original and authentic sound!

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24 Oct

Tips and Techniques #005: Introduction to the EXS24 instrument editor part 1

Join RAC Graduate and instructor Patrick Steele, as he demonstrates a beginners tutorial on programming the EXS24 sampler. Patrick goes through the process of importing his own samples to create an original and authentic sound!

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18 Oct

Tips and Techniques #004: Behind the scenes with a Morning Show Radio Producer!

During the first part of the Paul Awad Workshop (Beat 92.5 - Morning Show Radio Producer) at RAC, Paul spoke about some of the positions he had when he first started working in radio, followed by revealing some of his own techniques and others he learned along the way from his co-workers.

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08 Oct

Tips and Techniques #003: Bringing life to a mix, a beat maker’s world

During the first part of the Sean Paine Workshop (credits: Gucci, Future, Young Thug, 2Chainz, Migos, Fetty Wap, Waka, Sosa, and more) at RAC, Sean spoke about his journey through the industry and how he started, followed by revealing some of his own techniques.

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30 Sep

Tips & Techniques #002: Working with distorted vocal tracks

During the first part of the Sean Paine Workshop (credits: Gucci, Future, Young Thug, 2Chainz, Migos, Fetty Wap, Waka, Sosa, and more) at RAC, Sean spoke about his journey through the industry and how he started, followed by revealing some of his own techniques.

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18 Sep

Tips & Techniques #001 - Getting Wider Reverbs

During the first part of the Sean Paine Workshop (credits: Gucci, Future, Young Thug, 2Chainz, Migos, Fetty Wap, Waka, Sosa, and more) at RAC, Sean spoke about his journey through the industry and how he started, followed by revealing some of his own techniques.

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Tuesdsay, February 17, 2015

Quit Running
by SoulStreet

 

Must-hear RAC Feature, and Montreal's own, SoulStreet just released the first single "Quit Running" off their debut EP "Stone Groove". The highly-anticipated album is set to be released this April. You can catch SoulStreet around Montreal performing at various small venues, their next gig being March 2nd at O Patro Vys with Bud Rice. Be sure to check it out.

 

Soul

Mardi, le 17 Février, 2015

Quit Running
par SoulStreet

 

A écouter, absolument ! Présenté à RAC, le groupe SoulStreet de Montréal vient de lancer leur premier single « Quit Running. » extrait de leur album, « Stone Groove. » L’album tant attendu doit sortir au mois d’avril. Vous pouvez voir SoulStreet à Montréal, dans plusieurs petites salles de concert. Leur prochain concert aura lieu à O Patro Vys, le 2 mars, avec Bud Rice. Assurez-vous d’y être.

 

Soul

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Overdose EP
by Maudlin Strangers

 

Behold Agoura Hills, California band Maudlin Strangers, who kicked off their discography with this indie-rock debut EP "Overdose". They're still experimenting with their sound it seems, which ranges from The Kills-level distorted dark-indie to a more refined sound modelled after the Arctic Monkeys.

 

Indie

Mardi, le 10 Juin, 2015

Overdose EP
par Maudlin Strangers

 

Le groupe Maudlin Strangers de Agoura Hills, Californie a lancé sa discographie avec l’album indie-rock « Overdose. » Il semble qu’ils sont encore à expérimenter leur son qui va du dark-indie déformé de The Kills au son plus raffiné des Arctic Monkeys.

 

Indie

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