Tag Archive: Music producer


Within Social Media, The Music Industry or any Industry for that matter copyright, licensing and ethics play an important role.  If we take the music industry as an example these terms play an important part, as with the old analogue record contracts the artist was tied to the record company and so with any record sold the majority of the sale went to the record company however a small part of the sale went to the artist.  Before the days of the digital era this is how artists made money as their records were on sale for £10 plus.  However as we are now in the digital age these old analogue contracts are not much good because now people can buy individual tracks or albums from sources like Itunes, however even though the work is still copyrighted the arists are getting less and less because of file sharing hence why older bands are stating to tour again so that they can gain revenue from ticket sales and merchandising as these are the main two ways that bands make money. Continue reading

Updates about me

Recently I am resitting a couple of modules for my masters degree however I am just about to start my major project which is titled The influence of arrangement/production process in subject preference of a music mix. This topic is going to examine how a music producer focuses achieveing the best possible mix and relationship between the instruments, by taking into consideration the frequency,dynamic and pitch range of each of the different instruments within the mix.  Also the different music styles will have to be taken into consideration as each music style/genre has its own different stlye of mix. Continue reading

Digital Identity/Intoduction

Hello and welcome, my name is Andrew and I am currently studying for my masters degree in Audio Production at Salford University.  I completed my undergraduate degree in music with music technology in 2008 at Liverpool Hope Univesity.  I like to use the hands on approach to things as I find that I tend to lerarn more about what I am learning and dealing with, which I suppose makes me more technically minded.  I have several interests however music and audio production is my main interest. Continue reading