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#010 - The Self-Producer Mindset, ”Relay Race” Teams, and what Music Production is REALLY all about!

Published: August 31, 2021


Do you think your music should sound better?


In this episode:

  • Staying sane and mentally healthy while in lockdown.

  • The many, many jobs that 'self-producing' entails: songwriting, composing, writing lyrics, arranging, recording, programming, producing, editing, mixing, mastering, publishing, distribution, marketing and promotion.

  • The mental state of 'zooming in' or 'zooming out' in music production.

  • The traditional role of producers, and what we can learn from that today.

  • The strength of small production teams, and the concept of "Relay Race" music production.

  • How not to "over-cook" a song in music production and mixing.

Some links mentioned in this episode:

Bruce Swedien on mix revision number 91

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