ADAM Audio A7X Monitor Review

ADAM Audio has been producing world-class speakers for almost two decades and has quickly become an industry favorite since it’s foundation in 1999. Their products provide an amazing sound, durability, and versatility — offering options for every pocket and application with their three monitor lines: The high-end S series, the mid-range AX series, and the budget T series. In this review we are …

The Ultimate List of Free Sound Effects and Samples

Quality sound effects and audio samples are a major part of creating music. Sample packs can sometimes be unnecessarily expensive with all the great royalty-free sound resources that exist. We’ve compiled a list of the best free audio sample sites below. The list contains millions of free high quality sounds for your productions. In alphabetical order: Converse Sample Library: https://www.conversesamplelibrary.com …

Best Splice Sounds Alternatives

Splice is the best known sample and collaboration platform for audio professionals and hobbyists. It’s features let users upload their projects and collaborate with other users, backup projects, and download samples by using credits. The sample service currently costs $7.99 per month for the intro tier package and range up to $29.99 per month for the higher their package. This …

5 Easy Marketing Tips for Music Producers

There’s always something a music producer can do to improve their marketing efforts. This post is going to cover a couple methods that are easy to do, but will have a big impact. We’ve covered this in a previous guide, which you should read before continuing this article. While a strong brand image can attract listeners, it’s also important to …

What is an Audio Interface?

An audio interface is the piece of equipment that allows the computer to connect to the studio monitors, microphones, headphones, and more. It’s essentially the ‘hub’ of your studio. Most producers will put their audio interface on their desk or in a rackmount directly in front of them. This give the user easy access to the volume controls, which are …

Best Studio Monitors: The Ultimate Buyer’s Guide

Studio monitors are specialized speakers that are used in music studios. These speakers are used by the audio engineer to clearly hear the sound that is being referenced. Studio monitors are meant to reproduce sound with a very high accuracy and not add any extra ‘color’ to the sound. If you’re a music producer, you’re going to need studio monitors. …

What are Studio Monitors?

Studio monitors are specialized speakers that are used in music studios. These speakers are used by the audio engineer to clearly hear the sound that is being referenced. Studio monitors are meant to reproduce sound with a very high accuracy and not add any extra ‘color’ to the sound. Studio monitors are very directional, so the sound changes a lot …

ADAM Audio T5V Monitor Review

ADAM Audio is well known for their high-end studio monitors which are out of the reach of most beginner producers. The good news is that they started making a lower tier version of their products to make them more accessible. The T5V offers a similar quality to the higher end ADAM models at a fraction of the cost. The most …

Mackie MR624 Monitor Review

Mackie is well known for their quality PA speakers and studio mixers. The quality of their studio monitors is on the same level as their other products. The MR624 has a solid build and great sound quality. These monitors offers a great value to beginner and intermediate producers. These unassuming looking speakers sport a 6.5” woofer cone and a sleek …

Yamaha HS8 Monitor Review

The Yamaha HS8 is the latest generation of Yamaha studio monitors. The HS series is well-known for giving the one of the most brutally honest references possible. Yamaha has been making studio monitors since the 1970’s, but their HS series started in the 2013. The HS series was designed to bring back the classic NS-10 sound that made Yamaha studio …