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Lij Shaw Interviews music producers, engineers, studio owners, and other professionals to bring you inspiring stories, tricks, and insights from the recording studio. So that you can take your recordings to the next level and become a rockstar of the recording studio yourself! - Guests: Vance Powell, Michael Beinhorn, Russell Wolff, Graham Cochrane, Joe Gilder, Björgvin Benediktsson, and many more...

Lij Shaw Interviews music producers, engineers, studio owners, and other professionals to bring you inspiring stories, tricks, and insights from the recording studio. So that you can take your recordings to the next level and become a rockstar of the recording studio yourself! - Guests: Vance Powell, Michael Beinhorn, Russell Wolff, Graham Cochrane, Joe Gilder, Björgvin Benediktsson, and many more...
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Lij Shaw Interviews music producers, engineers, studio owners, and other professionals to bring you inspiring stories, tricks, and insights from the recording studio. So that you can take your recordings to the next level and become a rockstar of the recording studio yourself! - Guests: Vance Powell, Michael Beinhorn, Russell Wolff, Graham Cochrane, Joe Gilder, Björgvin Benediktsson, and many more...

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English


Episodes

RSR123 - George Massenburg - Multi Grammy Winning Producer And Inventor Of The Parametric EQ

1/12/2018
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George tells us about choosing great mics, designing the parametric EQ, Blackbird studio C, recording Little Feat, Earth Wind & Fire, and much more. My guest today is George Massenburg, a multi Grammy award winning producer, engineer, mixer, and award winning audio designer legendary for having invented the parametric equalizer in 1972. George has participated in over four hundred records over the past 45 years. His work includes recordings of Earth, Wind & Fire, Linda Ronstadt, Little...

Duration: 01:58:54


RSR122 - Eric Bazilian - Writing And Recording The Hooters, Joan Osborne, And Cyndi Lauper

1/5/2018
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Get the real story about recording “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun” with Cyndi Lauper, and other great studio stories, and recording tips! My guest today is Eric Bazilian, Founder of The Hooters, and part of the band on Cyndi Lauper’s “She’s So Unusual”, as well as Joan Osborne’s “Relish”, for which Bazilian wrote the Grammy-nominated “One Of Us’ one night in his dining room. He then went on to write for and produce artists as varied as Busted, The Scorpions, Ricky Martin, Robbie Williams,...

Duration: 01:51:42


RSR121 - Joe Chiccarelli - 10x Grammy Winner Talks About Recording Frank Zappa, Jack White, Tori Amos, My Morning Jacket, Jason Mraz, The Strokes, and Morrissey

12/29/2017
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Joe Chiccarelli talks about recording killer drums, guitars, and vocals among other things... My guest today is Joe Chiccarelli a ten time Grammy Award-Winning Producer/Engineer & Mixer who has been making great records for more than 3 decades. Joe’s credits include such artists as Tori Amos, Beck, The Strokes, The Killers, U2, Elton John, My Morning Jacket, Spoon, The Shins, The White Stripes, Morrissey, Christina Perri, Alanis Morrisette, Jason Mraz, Cafe Tacuba, and The Raconteurs for...

Duration: 01:49:51


RSR120 - Jim Scott - Recording with Rick Rubin, Tom Petty, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Wilco, Johnny Cash & Tedeschi Trucks Band

12/22/2017
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Jim Scott returns to dig deeper into his story, talk about recording Tom Petty, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Johnny Cash, Tedeschi Trucks Band, and give tips on miking up drums.​ CLICK HERE FOR SHOW NOTES AT: http://RSRockstars.com/120 Multiple Grammy-winning producer/engineer/mixer, Jim Scott, has worked with many artists since his start with Sting's Dream of the Blue Turtles three decades ago. His discography lists over 200 credits on his website including Dixie Chicks, Tom Petty, the...

Duration: 00:54:38


RSR119 - Jim Scott - Multi Grammy Winning Producer, Engineer, Mixer

12/15/2017
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Jim Scott talks about his entry into the music industry and working with iconic artists such as Wilco, Sting, and Tom Petty. CLICK HERE FOR SHOW NOTES AT: http://RSRockstars.com/119 Multiple Grammy-winning producer/engineer/mixer, Jim Scott, has worked with many artists since his start with Sting's Dream of the Blue Turtles three decades ago. His discography lists over 200 credits on his website including Dixie Chicks, Tom Petty, the Rolling Stones, Roger Daltrey, Crowded House, Red Hot...

Duration: 01:07:03


Music City Declares War On Home Studios? with Lij Shaw, Björgvin Benediktsson, and Chris Graham - RSR118

12/8/2017
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We interrupt the regular podcast schedule to bring you a breaking news story about how Music City is bringing the hammer down on working home studios! CLICK HERE FOR SHOW NOTES AT: http://RSRockstars.com/118 Would you believe Nashville brought the hammer down on my home studio just because I was recording other people to make a living? Well it's true! My name is Lij Shaw and I have a Grammy awarded home studio in East Nashville TN called The Toy Box Studio where I have been peacefully...

Duration: 01:06:03


RSR117 - Ted Hutt recording Dropkick Murphys, Old Crow Medicine Show, and The Gaslight Anthem

12/1/2017
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Ted Hutt talks about recording in studios around the world, the pre-production process, effective production tips, and gives a few awesome tricks for capturing vocals. CLICK HERE FOR SHOW NOTES AT: http://RSRockstars.com/117 Ted Hutt is a Grammy-Award Winning British music producer, musician, and songwriter living in Los Angeles, CA. Ted was originally a guitar player and founding member of The Promise, The Great Unwashed, Gods Hotel, Reacharound, and Flogging Molly. He moved on to...

Duration: 01:31:34


RSR116 - How To Build Your Mic Locker With Matt McGylnn of Roswell Pro Audio

11/24/2017
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Matt McGlynn walks us through the steps to diversifying your mic locker. CLICK HERE FOR SHOW NOTES AT: http://RSRockstars.com/116 Get Matt's Free PDF notes at: http://RSRockstars.com/MicLocker Matt McGlynn is the founder of Roswell Pro Audio, a boutique microphone company from the wine country of northern California. His goal is to make microphones that provide a distinctive sound, but also a level of performance normally associated with far more expensive devices. You have heard our...

Duration: 01:43:27


RSR115 - The Only 7 Plugins You'll Ever Need with Rob Mayzes - Musician On A Mission

11/17/2017
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Rob Mayzes explains the recording process, gives songwriting techniques, talks about how to get sounds right at the source, and how less is more when mixing. CLICK HERE FOR SHOW NOTES AT: http://RSRockstars.com/115 Free PDF notes from Rob at: http://MusicianOnAMission.com/Lij Rob Mayzes is an audio professional, musician and educator. He has helped thousands of home studio owners produce better music and mixes through his website, Musician on a Mission. He is also a contributor to The...

Duration: 01:46:54


RSR114 - Karen Kosowski - Producing Ear Catching Pop and Party Driving Country Chart Topping Hits

11/10/2017
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From Canada to Nashville, Karen Kosowski chats about producing pop & country music, using Logic Pro X, and how to take a song arrangement to the next level! CLICK HERE FOR SHOW NOTES AT: http://RSRockstars.com/114 YouTube Links: https://youtu.be/RqwqfEuSkIg https://youtu.be/FEXMh_pEa7A https://youtu.be/iEzc9aafW2w https://youtu.be/P0Fu434bYc0 https://youtu.be/gNhrMz_9Y2M My guest is Canadian-born producer and songwriter, Karen Kosowski. Karen has had multiple chart topping...

Duration: 01:51:58


RSR113 - David Earl aka sflogicninja - How to Compose For Games In Logic Pro X Like A Ninja

11/3/2017
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Ninja Logic Pro X tricks, composing for video games, and encouraging stories about David Earl’s journey into the music industry. CLICK HERE FOR SHOW NOTES AT: http://RSRockstars.com/113 Ninja Logic Pro X Tips, Tricks, Videos and more from David Earl: http://RSRockstars.com/sflogicninja/ David Earl aka sflogicninja is a music composer, producer and educator for http://DavidEarlProductions.com. He is also a member of the Producers and Engineers branch of NARAS, AES, and is a voting member...

Duration: 01:14:43


RSR112 - Brian Deck - Recording Modest Mouse, Iron And Wine, And Punk Rock in Chicago

10/27/2017
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Stories about the music industry in the 80s, recording in Chicago, how mixing has changed over the years, and great advice on how to capture good music. CLICK HERE FOR SHOW NOTES AT: http://RSRockstars.com/112 Download your FREE RIN-M eBook and Plug-in at: http://RSRockstars.com/RIN Brian Deck is a music producer living and working in Chicago. In their early twenties, Brian and college friend Brad Wood built Idful Music Corp, an under-equipped recording studio in Chicago's Wicker Park...

Duration: 01:46:35


RSR111 - Ken Sluiter - Recording with Jim Scott, Andrew Scheps, Joe Chiccarelli, and Keith Richards

10/20/2017
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Ken Sluiter shares inside stories about working with Red Hot Chili Peppers, Keith Richards, Weezer, and gives epic tips on how to start a career in recording. Ken Sluiter is a recording engineer, producer, and mixer who started out in the Chicago jingle and ad scene, and was also an early pioneer in Pro Tools. He worked with Dave Trumfio and Mike Hagler at Kingsize Sound Labs recording bands like Wilco, Billy Bragg, Andrew Bird, Steve Earle, OKGO, My Morning Jacket, Jesus Lizard, and...

Duration: 01:58:07


RSR110 - 5 Game Changing Mix Moves for the Home Studio with Pete Woj of Mix Better Now

10/13/2017
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Pete Woj gives us killer advanced mix techniques to utilize in the home studio. Pete Woj is a multi-instrumentalist, singer/songwriter, audio engineer, and home studio owner. Pete studied music at Berklee College of Music, Rollins College, and University of Vermont, and has produced and written music in many genres professionally over 15 years, with a focus on rock, pop, hip-hop, and americana. Pete enjoys taking what he has learned both in the classroom and in the studio and teaching...

Duration: 01:39:42


RSR109 - Dayna Manning - What I Learned From Jim Scott, Rick Rubin, Don Was, and Dave Kalmusky

10/6/2017
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Dayna Manning chats about about recording with Sean Ono Lennon, capturing great vocals, using a metronome while tracking... and gives a bunch of great production tips! Dayna Manning is a songwriter, musician, turned producer when she was just 17 years old, producing Sean Ono Lennon on her track "My Kind" for her debut record "Volume 1" (EMI). From there, her recording opportunites led her to work with the likes of Jim Scott, Rick Rubin, Don Was, Tom Lord Alge and Dave Kalmusky, where she...

Duration: 01:40:09


RSR108 - How To Self Produce And Release 4 Records In One Year with Joe Gilder

9/29/2017
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Joe shares with us a number of ways that you can go from dreaming of making your own record to enjoying the satisfaction of having your music everywhere for your future fans, friends, and family to listen to. Joe Gilder of Home Studio Corner is a songwriter, producer, and home studio engineer who has been recording and teaching recording for many years. His blog Home Studio Corner is dedicated to helping you make better records from your home studio. His partner site, Dueling Mixes, is a...

Duration: 01:10:56


RSR107 - Russell Cottier - Loudness And The Lost Art Of Mixing with Mixbus

9/22/2017
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Russell Cottier tackles audio topics such as automation, mixing, loudness, recording drums and much more. Russell Cottier is a producer, audio blogger, and YouTube teacher from across the pond in Liverpool, UK. Russell has worked with chart-topping artists and labels such as The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Sony, Sky TV, Nuclear Blast Records, Tamoki Wambesi Dove, Cavern Records, Playboy Channel and many more. He works all across the UK and internationally, and can often be found at the...

Duration: 01:47:21


RSR106 - Recording The Voiceless in Tanzania and Rwanda with Ian Brennan

9/15/2017
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Ian Brennan shares inspiring stories about music he produced and recorded in Africa, where he helped bring forth the voices of voiceless people to the world. Ian Brennan is a Grammy-winning producer who has produced four Grammy-nominated albums and published four books while all the while teaching violence prevention around the world since 1993. He has written a fascinating book called “How Music Dies (Or Lives)” that shares his deep understanding of music, culture, and recording music...

Duration: 01:39:31


RSR105 – Kevin Becka from Mix Magazine – How to add your music credits and get paid using the RIN-M plug-in

9/8/2017
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Kevin talks about the old music industry versus the new music industry, metadata, and the importance of networking. Kevin Becka has been a recording engineer for over 25 years, working with top names in the music industry including Kenny G., Quincy Jones, Michael Bolton, George Benson, George Lynch, and more. Also an experienced educator, Kevin is currently the co-director and an instructor at The Blackbird Academy in Nashville. He has taught advanced recording at Belmont University,...

Duration: 01:49:28


RSR104 - Successful Scoring, Songwriting, and Production Advice from East Nashville with Jordan Lehning - Randy Travis, Kacey Musgraves, Kenny Rogers

9/1/2017
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Jordan Lehning gives advice on collaboration, songwriting, production, what makes great songs, and his experience in the music industry. Jordan Lehning is a Nashville native who grew up in the studio. After a brief stint at Berklee College of Music, he returned to Nashville to record, play in bands, and cut his engineering teeth working for his father, Kyle Lehning, who has also been on the show on Episode 94: http://RSRockstars.com/94. We have also heard from Jordan’s brother, Jason...

Duration: 01:18:30

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