BeatSkillz Releases MAX1 Free Maximizer VST/AU/AAX Plugin

via Bedroom Producers Blog: BeatSkillz has announced the release of MAX1, a freeware auto-compressor and maximizer effect in VST/AU/AAX plugin formats for PC and Mac. From my experience, of all the mixing tools like equalizers, limiters, and reverbs, the compressor is the one that takes the most time to learn. When setting up the compressor,…

Maud Geffray

French electro-pop producer Maud Geffray talks us through her formative musical influences and all-time favourites. What’s the first record you ever bought? It was Madonna, ‘Live To Tell’. I loved Madonna when I was a little girl and it was the first maxi I could buy with my own money. The first time you remember hearing electronic music?…

7 Ways Partnering With Others Can Get You Gigs

Lots of people start out on their quest to get DJ gigs alone. They might well be the only seriously musically oriented member of their respective friendship groups. Going it alone is fine and does work but it can make things more difficult, especially if your local DJ circuit is “closed” to outsiders. The post…