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The podcast for tech-minded music lovers. Do you want to learn how to use technology to make your musical journey more pleasant ? Then this podcast is for you. We will talk about methods, equipment, gear and systems you can utilise to learn and make music for life. We will cover aspects of technology related to music on an ongoing basis. The tech we have in this modern world is amazing but can be overwhelming. Hopefully we can help you make it all work in your favour so you can make amazing music ! All walks of musical life welcome: aspiring musicians, DIY artists, hobbyists, experienced music professionals or just curious about music and technology in general.

The podcast for tech-minded music lovers. Do you want to learn how to use technology to make your musical journey more pleasant ? Then this podcast is for you. We will talk about methods, equipment, gear and systems you can utilise to learn and make music for life. We will cover aspects of technology related to music on an ongoing basis. The tech we have in this modern world is amazing but can be overwhelming. Hopefully we can help you make it all work in your favour so you can make amazing music ! All walks of musical life welcome: aspiring musicians, DIY artists, hobbyists, experienced music professionals or just curious about music and technology in general.

Location:

Australia

Description:

The podcast for tech-minded music lovers. Do you want to learn how to use technology to make your musical journey more pleasant ? Then this podcast is for you. We will talk about methods, equipment, gear and systems you can utilise to learn and make music for life. We will cover aspects of technology related to music on an ongoing basis. The tech we have in this modern world is amazing but can be overwhelming. Hopefully we can help you make it all work in your favour so you can make amazing music ! All walks of musical life welcome: aspiring musicians, DIY artists, hobbyists, experienced music professionals or just curious about music and technology in general.

Twitter:

@audiogeek11

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 71: The making of a lullaby

3/30/2021
What started in Garage Band with my son sleeping on my lap became a massive hit ! Well, not yet :-) But in this episode I will explain how I went from idea to recording, and the producing and publishing the song. Hope this will get you going with your own songs ! Here is the link to the song on YouTube https://youtu.be/8XG-_d0YXqE If you want to discuss this topic further, or need support with your Home Studio: contact@audiogeek11.com Find more videos, podcast and...

Duration:00:23:06

Episode 70: These books are great

3/23/2021
Books are still one of the best ways to get the information you need. On professional audio this is also true. Some of the best books in the business are the ones by Bobby Owsinski. From recording, mixing and mastering all the way to explaining how hit songs work, he has covered a lot of ground in music production. In this podcast I will comment some of the best bits and why I think these books are mandatory reads for DIY or professional musicians and pro audio enthusiasts. For show notes...

Duration:00:42:46

Episode 69: What is a Home Studio anyway ?

3/16/2021
Lately the boundaries of what is considered a Home Studio have changed. We are capable of producing content with a scale and a quality standard that were only possible in the past if you had a production company behind you. So let's look closely at some of the activities that fall under the Home Studio category: - Music practice and production - Remote collaboration - Podcast production - Audiobooks and voice overs - Teaching online - Livestreams - Online jams - Videos for Youtube...

Duration:00:46:09

Episode 68: Streaming versus stock music

3/9/2021
If you are a DIY musician and composer, you’re wondering: can I make money with my music? While there are other ways to make money, two popular options are stock music sites, and streaming (with downloading to a minor extent these days). They are different approaches and strategies, so let’s discuss each one of them. For show notes go to: https://audiogeek11.com/podcast/68 Support me on Patreon and get a shout out: https://www.patreon.com/audiogeek11 Distrokid link - get 7% discount on...

Duration:00:48:57

Episode 67: Fiddle Hell Online

3/2/2021
200 Workshops, 35 Concerts, 35 Jams. The famous Boston, MA event is now online and you can join from virtually anywhere on the planet. In this episode I will describe the event and what are the benefits for you. For additional notes go to: https://audiogeek11.com/podcast/67 My virtual tip jar: https://paypal.me/audiogeek11 Support me on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/audiogeek11 If you want to discuss this topic further, or need support with your Home...

Duration:00:31:39

Episode 66: Syncspace Live

2/25/2021
Artists performing together live across the Internet. Syncspace is another platform that leverages on existing technology to deliver just that - the opportunity to jam online and even create virtual live concerts Let's hear the details on how this works on this exclusive interview. For additional notes go to: https://audiogeek11.com/podcast/66 My virtual tip jar: https://paypal.me/audiogeek11 Support me on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/audiogeek11 If you want to discuss this...

Duration:00:44:33

Episode 65: SonoBus another option to jam music online

2/16/2021
Yet another option for online jams, SonoBus offers a different take, with peer-to-peer groups configured via an elegant app with cool settings and tweaks at your fingertips In this episode we will discuss what this app has to offer For additional notes go to: https://audiogeek11.com/podcast/65 My virtual tip jar: https://paypal.me/audiogeek11 Support me on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/audiogeek11 If you want to discuss this topic further, or need support with your Home...

Duration:00:34:29

Episode 64: If you are learning an instrument, this should help

2/10/2021
After consulting many teachers and reading about different methods and approaches to learn the guitar, I've collected my own thoughts on how to organise your practice time and make sure you are having fun and making progress at the same time. In this episode I will share these experiences with you. For additional notes go to: https://audiogeek11.com/podcast/64 My virtual tip jar: https://paypal.me/audiogeek11 Support me on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/audiogeek11 If you want to...

Duration:00:28:13

Episode 63: Tools for remote music education

2/2/2021
During the NAMM Believe in Music event, quite a few sessions touched on the topic of remote music education In this episode I will discuss and explore some of the best tools to optimise your music education setup For additional notes go to: https://audiogeek11.com/podcast/63 My virtual tip jar: https://paypal.me/audiogeek11 Support me on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/audiogeek11 If you want to discuss this topic further, or need support with your Home...

Duration:00:35:55

Episode 62: NAMM Believe in Music Week

1/27/2021
This year, winter NAMM went virtual via the Believe in Music Week event In this episode I will discuss the sessions I've attended, and how you can benefit from what I saw. - Summary - MIDI 2.0 - Basics of Signal Flow - Creating Ensembles in a Virtual Environment - Vaideology with Steve Vai - Home Recording for the metal guitar player with Glenn Fricker - Igniting a Music Career Post Covid - Producing Remotely in COVID Times - Livestreaming your music class - Preparing for a Post...

Duration:00:39:15

Episode 61: JamKazam part 2, the juicy details

1/18/2021
JamKazam already existed prior to the pandemic. Back when I started researching tools for online rehearsals, it didn't work well for me in Australia, but did work reasonably well for friends I have in America. Since then their services have been expanded, with more servers and also a few paid subscription options. In this episode I will review the tech information I've received from them and also from some users around the globe. For additional notes go...

Duration:00:26:57

Episode 60: JamKazam part 1, calling all users

1/13/2021
JamKazam already existed prior to the pandemic. Back when I started researching tools for online rehearsals, it didn't work well for me in Australia, but did work reasonably well for friends I have in America. Since then their services have been expanded, with more servers and also a few paid subscription options. Let's review those in this episode. For additional notes go to: https://audiogeek11.com/podcast/60 My virtual tip jar: https://paypal.me/audiogeek11 Support me on...

Duration:00:27:07

Episode 59: Audio Movers

1/5/2021
There are many solutions for remote collaboration and recording, which are now growing in importance due to the isolation caused by the pandemic. Audio Movers are one of the leaders of the pack. In this episode we will: - Discuss basic configuration and usage - Advance into cool optimisation tips For additional notes go to: https://audiogeek11.com/podcast/59 My virtual tip jar: https://paypal.me/audiogeek11 Support me on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/audiogeek11 If you want to...

Duration:00:29:14

Episode 58: What's next for music ?

12/21/2020
As we approach the end of a very unique year, let's review what changed in the way we do DIY music and what are the next possible steps in this ever changing industry. One thing is for sure: the show will go on ! For additional notes go to: https://audiogeek11.com/podcast/58 My virtual tip jar: https://paypal.me/audiogeek11 Support me on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/audiogeek11 If you want to discuss this topic further, or need support with your Home...

Duration:00:36:48

Episode 57: Latency during online Jams and recording

12/14/2020
Latency and musicians are not best friends… We know how hard it is to play on time if you experience latencies on your DAW…. and it's one of the major challenges of online jams. But exactly how much latency is tolerable ? Let's discuss the results of an academic study on the subject, and also my own experiences. For additional notes go to: https://audiogeek11.com/podcast/57 My virtual tip jar: https://paypal.me/audiogeek11 Support me on...

Duration:00:37:28

Episode 56: Ukulele fun for everyone

12/8/2020
Did you know that the ukulele is one of the best selling instruments right now ? Maybe it’s time you get one and start having fun with it. Let’s talk about sizes, models and lessons that can help. For additional notes go to: https://audiogeek11.com/podcast/56 Get exclusive content on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/audiogeek11 If you want to discuss this topic further, or need support with your Home Studio: contact@audiogeek11.com

Duration:00:36:29

Episode 55: JackTrip, a gateway to online music jams

12/1/2020
In the past we’ve explored Jamulus as one of the best options for online music jams Other services are on the rise, and JackTrip is ahead of the pack With peer-to-peer and client-server options, it promises to deliver higher audio quality than Jamulus at same latency levels Let’s see what is it all about in this exciting new episode For additional notes go to: https://audiogeek11.com/podcast/55 Get exclusive content on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/audiogeek11 If you want to...

Duration:00:35:39

Episode 54: GPU Audio

11/23/2020
Running audio algorithms using your computer’s GPU You have all that processing power available there, so why not use it ? This is what the folks from GPU Audio want to achieve Let’s hear from them in this exclusive interview For additional notes go to: https://audiogeek11.com/podcast/54 Get exclusive content on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/audiogeek11 If you want to discuss this topic further, or need support with your Home Studio: contact@audiogeek11.com

Duration:00:41:09

Episode 53: Tonic Audio Labs

11/17/2020
Interview with Ethan Clift, CEO of Tonic Audio Labs This interesting start up wants to turn the song writing world upside down ! Their device promises to be your companion on your musical journey. Nintendo-switch style AI powered hit maker always by your side. Let's get the details in this exciting episode. For additional notes go to: https://audiogeek11.com/podcast/53 Get exclusive content on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/audiogeek11 If you want to discuss this topic further, or...

Duration:00:45:55

Episode 52: Online music jams and rehearsals

11/10/2020
In this episode, I will summarise my recent presentation on the topic at the AES Melbourne meeting Fabio will take you through some of the solutions available to jam or rehearse online with your band while in isolation. He will discuss a few caveats, some tools you can use, and a few tips to enhance the experience. He will also discuss what possible services may arise as a result of the current situation. The show notes will include the full powerpoint presentation on the topic. For...

Duration:00:37:11