Do Producers Earn Money?

Answering the most frequently asked questions about producers according to YouTube’s auto-complete search function, including…

Do producers own masters?
Do producers make money?
Do producers use presets?
Do producers have to clear samples?

I keep screwing up my audio levels, so sorry about that. It’s mostly fixed but still crummy in places. Not up to my normal standard so sorry about that!

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3rd Generation Scarlett 2i2 Review

I’m super lucky to be one of the first in the country to play around with the brand new 3rd generation of Scarlett audio interfaces by Focusrite.

In this review & overview we look at all the ins and outs of the new 2i2, along with the improvements made to the existing Scarlett range.

Music Theory Is Dumb

Some people feel overwhelmed by music theory while others are eager to learn as much as they can. But, why? What good is music theory if it’s not applied directly to music creation or music performance?

Alternate title: People Are Dumb.

This video features snippets of my interview with 12Tone Videos – here is the full-length, 30-minutes interview. Also, here’s a link to 12Tone’s channel.

Phasing

Exploring Phasing through traditional music score and digital audio manipulation. Phasing as a super cool composition technique which is used to great effect in minimalism and abstract pieces of music but can be equally useful and intriguing in modern music too.

The scoring software is Guitar Pro 7 and the DAW is Cubase 8.5

Answering YouTube Auto-Complete Questions About Guitar

Answering the most searched-for questions about guitar on YouTube: quick-fire, unscripted and honest! Including:

  • Do guitarists get carpal tunnel?
  • Why do guitarists wear wristbands?
  • Why do guitarists make faces?
  • Why do guitarists hate Wonderwall?
  • Should guitarist learn to read music?
  • Should guitar strings be tight or loose?
  • Should guitar strings be the same height?
  • Should guitar pickups be level?
  • Should guitar necks be straight?
  • Should guitar strings be parallel to fretboard?
  • Should guitar neck have bow?
  • Should guitar be recorded mono or stereo?
  • Should guiars be kept in cases?
  • Should guitar neck be flat?

And, inexplicably, do guitarist get laid?