Productivity tips for electronic music producers

Pheek Talk 3: Productivity Tips

In this video, I do a follow-up on my free coaching program and share a few tips on boosting your productivity as a music producer, based on the discussions I've been having. You can also visit my YouTube channel for more videos and talks like this one. Pheek Talk 3: Productivity Tips https://youtu.be/TFGF8lgyxv8  SEE...

Recycling Your Tracks Into Fresh New Ideas

Like with any creative work, writer’s block can be a very frustrating and demoralizing thing for producers of electronic music. Many artists spend hours and hours wrestling with their ideas just trying to come up with something new – but what if what you were looking for was already under...

Get A Free Music Coach

[Important update, August 2017: The Free program is being redesigned and put on pause. You can still register to get the free Ableton Live Template and get news on when it starts again.] I made an important decision to remove my newsletter and change it into free music coaching for every...

Give A Direction To Your Loops

I have never studied sound or music theory. My blog is a pure description of how my mind and artistic view has grown through time and practice. In this post, I will share some observations on percussion and how it can give your loops a new meaning.   Make Tracks From Your Loops If...

Useful Music Producer Skills For All

This article will answer one of the questions I get sometimes from people who consider making electronic music, which is: what sort of skills make production easier? It depends on the personality of the music producer in question. My answer might surprise you. What kind of producer are you? The great thing...

What is the Electronic Music Equipment Needed to Start Producing?

Are you here because you've been planning to make electronic music? I will try to cover the main questions I get on a regular basis about electronic music equipment for home studios. Get ready to produce I recently received an email from someone who wanted my advice on what he needed to start...

Strategic Guide To Releases Planning And Production

In this first post of the year, I try to share my own perspective on music release planning for both labels and musicians. It will be looking into how a busy agenda can do wonders. Music release planning is a game-changer I'd say most of the musicians I know will produce music...

How Will A Music Label Find Me?

This blog post will focus on one of the anxieties that every new music producer gets in this turbulent and busy world, which is: how to reach a music label aside from sending in demos. Can your music make it to the ears of a label owner? Following one of my most popular posts on how to...

Use Mastered Tracks To Submit A Great Demo

This post will cover some essentials on how to submit a music demo to a label you want to join. How to send a demo to your favourite record label If you're a music producer and have been making a few tracks, perhaps you thought it would be a great idea now to submit a music...

Check out my 5-step method for electronic music producers on how to start a track

Music Production Tips: How To Start A Track

This post shares some proven tips for electronic music producers on how to start a track. I've also made what will be the first in a series of YouTube videos on production, where I guide you through the process of getting your song started. How to start a track in electronic music. So, let's face it. You've...

How To Define Your Label’s Identity With Your Sound Engineer

In this article, I discuss the impact that music mastering can have for a label, and how a good sound engineer can help. What is label mastering and how you can benefit from it The term "label mastering" might sound new to you, but it’s something that can make one crew stand out from...

Need Help To Finalize Your Unfinished Songs?

In this post, I will discuss the advantages of having someone else take a look at your unfinished tracks. Time to finish those sleeping projects Have you ever watched those renovation shows where an expert takes over a messy apartment and gives it a complete makeover? I know that for myself and most people I...

A Great Sound Engineer Will Give Your Song Its True Sound

In this blog post, I will explain how important it is, for the sake of your music as well as for the mastering process, to have a good mixdown. I also want to make the point that working with a trusted sound engineer who knows how to master can be...

Pheek's Mixdown and Mastering will allow me to place my 15 years' experience in the service of the long-term development of electronic music producers.

Welcome to my new site!

I can’t believe I haven’t made a new website in years! I definitely waited too long. Should I apologize? Being Canadian, I guess I should. But seriously: this is it. Pheek's Mixdown and Mastering will be both a blog and a business outlet for my audio services geared towards electronic music...