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I feel like one of the most valuable lessons I got from the "role model" engineer guy I worked with for a while, which...

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deedeeyeah 17 hours ago
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Would you turn down a project if it's obvious an artist can't sing/play their instrument very well, or do you take any and all...

Audio Atelier
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s wave 22 hours ago
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Hi all. I need to work on my telephone skills! In particular, it's the client who has not recorded before, rings up and...

Alex Banks
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psycho_monkey 1 day ago
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I recently bought a lot of gear in a relatively short period of time to get some clients and be competitive- outboard gear, tape...

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psycho_monkey 4 days ago
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When I bounce mixes out I put them in two dropbox folders. One with no limiter that I call "Mixes for Mastering" -- and...

Patrick H
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thismercifulfate 2 weeks ago
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So, I mastered an album yesterday and for the first time ever, was asked if I accepted Bitcoin! Anyway, I obliged... just added...

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jeremy.c. 3 weeks ago
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I’m looking for a mastering engineer in the US or, if outside, has an easy way to pay. I did one song with Propeller Mastering...

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brownerthanu 28th June 2022
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Hi all, Looking for a bit of advice on some things with people who have experience with this stuff. About a year ago my...

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psycho_monkey 24th June 2022
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Im preparing a presentation for music listeners that are not into music production, and need fundaments about the added artistic...

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Eduy 21st June 2022
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On the subject of "Words you cannot say on TV" ... I'm working on a song with a few colleges. It's a serious effort,...

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mookmoof 16th June 2022
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Looks like the average payout per 1 millions streams is $3000 I see a lot of "unknown" (at least to me) new house...

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nat8808 4th June 2022
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Hello there everyone, I've been using distrokid for a while and tunecore for my ringtones but neither service can get my music...

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Bubbelgumman 24th May 2022
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Hi, not sure where to post this, and I'm guessing answers won't constitute legal advice, but in general can the liability for...

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tapenade 12th May 2022
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I'm originally from Australia and have been with APRA AMCOS for over ten years. I'm now permanently based in the US with no...

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Kroc 11th May 2022
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What is the current way to distribute music and get paid? Are CD's officially done? I don't understand how in 2020 we STILL...

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nat8808 10th May 2022
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Was just having a conversation with a close friend about the current state of the industry and it made me curious. Are artists...

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psycho_monkey 10th May 2022
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Hi, you can buy this as a service, organic Spotify promo. As a result, youll have 1000 streams on your Spotify song. What do...

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jorgzen 8th May 2022
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Hi, a few years ago, a famous rapper came into my studio (in New York) and recorded over an instrumental that I had written. He...

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illynoise 7th May 2022
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So, in a few weeks, I am moving to Switzerland for living. How much do you guys pay for Audio Gear? For example, how much do...

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Jansemann4433 5th May 2022
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knowing how tricky things can be, how does one know when to take someone's advice with regards to big decisions? gear purchases,...

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bifurcator 24th April 2022
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I’ve been putting together a batch of songs that I want to release as a demo album and see if I can get interest from a label....

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barroco87 23rd April 2022
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Does anyone know of any kind of critical listening or reference room in LA? Essentially just a nicely treated space with high end...

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nmicrocosm 18th April 2022
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I'm a singer-songwriter who writes, performs, and produces all my music. I'm preparing for my first release and would like to...

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SpinningBottles 10th March 2022
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Since I did hit Spinnin' Talent Pool, labels have contacted me. What is a great deal in % when they "eat their piece of the...

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Analogue Mastering 27th February 2022
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I'm new to this, though I've been producing songs for years. I just have them on bandcamp right now with barely any sells. Should...

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a2zEnt 20th February 2022
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Hi there everyone ! I'm in a situation where I produced (and mixed) songs for an artist entirely "from scratch" ,...

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Lucas_D 17th February 2022
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Hi all, Thanks in advance for your input. I could only find one thread on this with no real answers. For my purposes...

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arsonculture 11th February 2022
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In an effort to track my efficiency, I'm looking to gather some data this year so I can take a look at how much time I'm actually...

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deedeeyeah 5th February 2022
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Hello all, So thought I would throw this out to see what people on here think about the topic. If you were to work in music,...

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mat1 25th January 2022
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I was running a production studio from home for about 20 years now. I recently created a website and also list the studio website...

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Analogue Mastering 11th January 2022
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I've had a really bad string of luck with audio interfaces my 5th in 15 years just "broke" (long story). I don't...

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Synth Guru 20th December 2021
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Hi folks, I'm soundcloud based but need to get set up on spotify. Landr now offer a deal that includes spotify access, and...

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bifurcator 15th December 2021
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Hi all, I got an opportunity to sign in to a label but the track needs to have free samples. What is that mean? Does this...

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veks 8th December 2021
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I'm looking for an audio player I can embed in my website that plays local files but also displays links to streaming (e.g.,...

Resort Records
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Resort Records 30th November 2021
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Hi, I happen to have some freelance jobs recently but my online presence is quite a mess. I bought a domain name a few years...

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pencilextremist 29th November 2021
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Hello, any suggestions for web building software for my music. For establishing an online store, newsletter, music for download....

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Seobi 29th November 2021
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Hello Folks, Not sure where to post this on Gearspace, any suggestions are welcome. Brooklyn/NYC folks, I have a private...

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DominicBartolini 29th November 2021
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Charge for studio set-up time? I just spent an hour setting up, routing, and testing a bunch of mics for a five-person session...

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deedeeyeah 19th November 2021
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What are the best companies for getting a smallish print-run of CDs? Price is my biggest concern; I'd be looking at around 100...

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Josh Unity 4th November 2021
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Because... why not? It costs something like $200-300. Not like a real label with promotion, marketing and all that stuff....

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usernew 27th October 2021
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I'm about to pull the trigger on their yearly subscription, their sale is ending tomorrow... Is it worth it? What I'm looking...

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hey guys, a friend of mine wants to make a game app and i want to do some music for it but i want better to make also a contract...

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boombapdame 20th October 2021
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Not sure where to post this so will try it here. I bought a ticket to Welcome to 1979 Producer Summit in Nashville, Nov 12-14...

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diamondjim 18th October 2021
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When I was in music school I had a list of overplayed covers I had to play over and over, but I’m thinking the top one was...

iFi audio
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Brent Hahn 18th October 2021
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I'm thinking about enrolling in the basic course, anyone here have any experience with the course? As with most courses, you'll...

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waverider 13th October 2021
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Hi, I’d like to chat to a mastering engineer. I have 6 - 8 short ( no more than 3 mins ) pieces recorded for an album of solo...

henry miller
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henry miller 12th October 2021
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I'm trying to find a forum where composers, producers and musicians discuss Music Business and Music Distribution in a...

Boba FET
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Boba FET 12th October 2021
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Hey everyone, I hope this community can give me some assistance on a major issue. I signed up with Onerpm at the beginning of the...

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Biodiode 30th September 2021
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Greetings! I've spent the last year and a half polishing my mixing and production skills and am on the precipice of releasing...

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lonelypioneer 31st August 2021
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I'm going to be self-releasing some material for the first time in over a decade. What unknown unknowns have created...

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newguy1 22nd August 2021