net-zero recording studio

The Green Scene—A Net-zero Recording Studio in Vermont

By Jaimie Scanlon Let’s face it; the music industry doesn’t exactly have a reputation for being earth friendly. From gas-guzzling tour buses, supercharged lighting and sound equipment, and throngs of straw-sucking fans at festivals (Remember those days?), the business can be tough on the environment. But there are some signs of green sprouting up between […]

Digital Collaboration: Technology’s Impact on How Artists Create Music

By Michael Grandinetti Nobody makes a hit record on their own. Behind every top-selling artist—from Elton John to Billie Eilish—there’s a Bernie Taupin, FINNEAS, and team of collaborators in the creative process. Whether it’s building a beat, crafting a hook, laying the horns, or featuring an artist, collaboration has facilitated the songs we know and […]

Hal Leonard Releases “First 50 Recording Techniques You Should Know to Track Music”

Since its launch in 2014, Hal Leonard’s First 50 Series has provided musicians with simplified and accessible arrangements of popular tunes to set them on the right path with their musical journey. From guitar and piano to clarinet and violin, the series has covered instruments across the spectrum. In 2020, Hal Leonard is expanding the series beyond instruments […]

NAMM 2020: RME’s Babyface Pro FS Brings Innovation to Portable Interfaces

RME, German manufacturer of premium digital audio solutions, will officially launch the new Babyface Pro FS during the 2020 NAMM Show from January 16-19, 2020. As the latest addition to the RME family of audio interfaces, the Babyface Pro FS features RME’s proprietary SteadyClock FS technology, bringing self-jitter to new lows and providing recording musicians, […]

Zylia to announce new additions to its audio recording and production portfolio at the 2020 NAMM Show

This year at NAMM Show 2020, Zylia will present two major additions to its industry-leading 3D audio recording and production portfolio: the ZYLIA ZR-1 portable recording device and the 6DoF VR/AR Development Kit. Designed for professional users of the innovative ZYLIA ZM-1 microphone system, the powerful new ZYLIA ZR-1 recorder offers a convenient laptop replacement […]