Rap Song Recording Tips : Recording a Rap Song: Recording Rate

September 6, 2019 8 Comments

All right, now let’s talk about the recording rate. When you record any song, you want to record at forty-eight K twenty-four bit, that’s the minimum. Now there’s high qualities, you have ninety-six K, I mean, this goes up, all Read More

Music City at West Texas A&M

September 3, 2019 No Comments

[Student on stage] Hello everyone we’re music students here and bridge is going to play a couple of songs.] [Guitar being played on stage.] [Chancellor Sharp] West Texas A&M University just made a really significant announcement. The students here will Read More

Rap Song Recording Tips : Recording a Rap Song: Things to Avoid

All right, now we’re going to talk about a do not. Now what you do not want to do is record verses on separate days. Lots of times what happens – you know, I’ve been a studio engineer and I’ve Read More

Music Recording : What Does a Music Producer Do?

What does a music producer do? Let’s start with, while you’re in session, while you’re in the room. The music producer is the first fan. He makes sure that every take is up to his standards. He’s quality control. Making Read More

Music Recording : What Is a Music Sampler?

What is a music sampler? I use the Akai MPC 2000 and 3000. I think the 3000 is best but basically what I do within it is I sample sounds either from CDs, from television, from movies, I hope they’re Read More

Music Recording : What Is Music Sequencing?

Music sequencing. It’s a lot like arranging music in so far as you take certain sections, A sections, B sections, C sections. A sections being maybe an intro to your song. A B section, being maybe a chorus and you Read More

Music Recording : What Is a Recording Studio Manager?

What is a studio recording manager? A studio recording manager is the person who books the room, represents the studio. Basically they get the artist into the room. Make sure the room is prepared. Make sure there’s an assistant engineer Read More

Music Recording : What Are the Best Computers for Music Recording?

The best computers for music recording. I have one brand, and it is Macintosh. And really, the stronger the computer the better. Macintosh is coming out with Quad-Four processors, that means four processors in a computer all running at a Read More

Music Recording : How to Make Music Beats

No promises on making a hit here, but I’m going to show you one of the ways to approach making a beat. A lot of people start off with some kind of loop, whether they’re going to use it or Read More

Music Recording : What Is Music Publishing?

What is music publishing? Probably one of the most nebulous parts of the music business is music publishing. There are two major companies, ASCAP and BMI. Basically, when you write a song and get it published, that gives you ownership Read More