#042 - BOBBY ALU: tips and tricks on songwriting, music production and live sound

Published May 10, 2022


Do you think your music could sound better?


In this episode:

  • How Bobby Alu became a musician

  • All the instruments Bobby Alu plays

  • The making of Bobby Alu's debut album, and Bobby's secret goal for this album (which he's almost achieved)

  • Bobby Alu's fellow musicians and collaborators

  • The pros and cons of the home studio vs. pro studio

  • Bobby Alu's take on songwriting and creative workflows

  • Creative flow state and getting into the zone

  • Bobby Alu's tricks on recording great performances

  • Preparing for playing gigs on the big festival stages

  • Bobby Alu on touring with The Wailers

  • Bobby Alu's tips and tricks for a good stage sound

  • Bobby's take on dealing with a grumpy sound engineer


Bobby Alu [official website]

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Bobby Alu on Spotify

Bobby Alu on YouTube

Bobby Alu on Twitter

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