Category: Composerish

Composerish: Heavyocity Damage 2

Subscribe! (It is free! Also; No ads!) This week we discuss a new Heavyocity Damage 2, a new sample library, the challenges of recording samples for a sample instrument. Finally, is the return of the Free Music Archive an opportunity


Subscribe! (It is free! Also; No ads!) Special guest Alexander Nakarada tells us how he has been able to kickstart his career online and support himself via patreon. Bonus topics! Spotting scams, being okay with not knowing, and seeking mentorship.

Composerish: Orchestral Compression and Fakers and Makers

Subscribe! (It is free! Also; No ads!) Do you use compression when producing orchestral music? We discuss why some people opt not to use compression at all. It is commonly said that one must “fake it ’til [they] make it”

Composerish: Where are the Communities!?

Subscribe! (It is free! Also; No ads!) Why do online communities pale in comparison to online art communities? Composing from two different mindsets: Gardening versus Architecture. Show Links: Gearslutz VI-Control Contact Info: Contact info: (You’re already here!)

Composerish: Building a Studio on the Cheap

Subscribe! (It is free! Also; No ads!) How has iTunes become less user friendly over the years. Suggestions for what to spend hard earned money on when just starting to build a studio, and the usefulness of real shakers! Amadeus

Composerish: Steel Drums

Kevin compares steel drum libraries from 8dio and Spitfire. Then we discuss getting a license to legally distribute a cover song, and then discuss the weird cultural appropriation of Tiki aesthetic. Subscribe! Show Links: The Piano Forever Pearl Mallet