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Producer/audio engineer/professional guitarist, Jake Jones and award winning producer/audio engineer, Robert Venable bring in legendary guests to pull back the curtain and give you a peek into the behind the scenes operation that keeps the music industry running like a well oiled machine. Is that machine starting to break down? Listen and decide for yourself.

Producer/audio engineer/professional guitarist, Jake Jones and award winning producer/audio engineer, Robert Venable bring in legendary guests to pull back the curtain and give you a peek into the behind the scenes operation that keeps the music industry running like a well oiled machine. Is that machine starting to break down? Listen and decide for yourself.
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Producer/audio engineer/professional guitarist, Jake Jones and award winning producer/audio engineer, Robert Venable bring in legendary guests to pull back the curtain and give you a peek into the behind the scenes operation that keeps the music industry running like a well oiled machine. Is that machine starting to break down? Listen and decide for yourself.

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Ep20: You Want The Truth? You can’t handle The Truth!

1/15/2018
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Did you know that songwriters don’t “sell” songs? How much DOES it actually pay to have a #1 on the Billboard charts? Does fame mean money or money mean fame? Prepare to have your mind BLOWN in this episode as Jake and Robert spill the beans on some of the most common misconceptions in the music industry! Please be sure to listen and subscribe! And don’t forget to rate and review: iTunes Podcast

Duration: 00:49:31


Ep:19 Studio Magic!

1/8/2018
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We all know there are things that happen in the studio that we don’t necessarily know about. With modern technology, we can make just about anything sound like anything else we want it to sound like. In this episode, Jake and Robert share some of the studio magic that goes into the music we hear every day. You will be surprised to hear what is possible in the studio. Please be sure to listen and subscribe! And don’t forget to rate and review: iTunes Podcast[...]

Duration: 00:39:03


That Song Doesn’t Mean What You Think It Means

1/1/2018
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Have we been singing songs to our children about beheaddings and war machines and didn’t even know it? What about your favorite song? Could it really be about stalking your neighbor or even communism?! This week, Jake and Robert uncover the true meaning behind some of the world’s most iconic songs and the true meaning behind them. Your jaw will drop when you hear the truth about some of them. Please be sure to listen and subscribe! And don’t forget to rate and review:

Duration: 00:37:49


Ep:17 Bet You Didn’t Know Ho Ho

12/18/2017
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“Jingle Bells, Jingle Bells….” Bet you didn’t know that’s not originally a Christmas song at all! And what the heck is figgy pudding, and why are these people so insistant on getting some?! Listen to Robert and Jake go deep into the origin and meanings of some of our favorite Christmas songs. Please be sure to listen and subscribe! And don’t forget to rate and review: iTunes Podcast

Duration: 00:38:57


Ep:16 Can They Hear Me Now?

12/11/2017
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99% of you listening to this podcast have a smartphone. Have you ever thought about wether it may be listening to you? How about opening up an app like facebook and seeing an advertisement for a product you were just having a conversation about? Hmmmm… Robert and Jake spill the beans on this question and reveal some shocking truths about the little computers we walk around with in our pockets. Who is listening, and why? Please be sure to listen and subscribe! And don’t forget to rate and...

Duration: 00:48:51


Ep:15 How To Make A #1 Hit Song - Tell Me

12/4/2017
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Ever wondered how a song becomes a hit? Is there some special secret? A magical equation written into the fabric of every #1 song? Robert and Jake take you deep into the steps taken for a Billboard chart topping hit, from song idea to the top of the charts. In this episode, hear the step by step process that took their band’s single “Tell Me” to the #1 spot on Billboard, as you listen to the original voice memo in the shower a [...]

Duration: 01:14:43


Ep:14 Funny Business - The Best & Worst Of…

11/27/2017
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Robert and Jake take a break from the norm and present you with a special gift…. Enjoy! Listen and subscribe! And don’t forget to rate and review: iTunes Podcast Stitcher Radio

Duration: 00:13:45


Ep:13 Muppets to Music - Guy Gilchrist

11/21/2017
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Robert and Jake sit down with the legendary cartoonist, author, and animator, Guy Gilchrist, as he talks about what it took for him to go from doodling at his mother’s cafe as a child to becoming world renown for his work with The Muppets, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Tom & Jerry, Pink Panther, Muppet Babies, Looney Tunes, Tiny Tunes, Fraggle Rock, Tiny Dinos, Nancy, and so many more. Listen as Guy talks about music and how it has always played a key role in his life and career. Listen...

Duration: 00:25:30


Ep:12 Frankie MIDAS Muniz (Celebrities Who Jam)

11/13/2017
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You know him best as Malcolm In The Middle, Agent Cody Banks, and most recently from Dancing With The Stars, but DID YOU KNOW that Hollywood actor, Frankie Muniz, is not only a very talented drummer, but has had incredible success as a touring musician (thanks in-part to a little help from Robert)?! Robert and

Duration: 00:55:15


Ep:11 Foley Cow! SOUND FX

11/6/2017
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The devil is in the details! Especially when it comes to what we hear in our favorite movies and TV shows, and that’s EXACTLY what we’re talking to Emmy Award winning Foley artist, Gregg Barbanell, about this week. He’s worked on shows/films like The Walking Dead, Breaking Bad, The Revenant, Dumb and Dumber, and countless more! Robert and Jake dive deep into the world of sound effects and what it takes to get them and discuss how the things you THINK you’re hearing aren’t really what...

Duration: 00:48:40


Ep:11 Effects of FX, The Walking Dead Much? [PREVIEW]

10/30/2017
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Robert and Jake are taking a week to catch their breath and get raedy for a HUGE interview! Listen to see who it is and how you can be involved in this one! Listen and subscribe! And don’t forget to rate and review: iTunes Podcast Stitcher Radio

Duration: 00:04:45


Ep:10 Scott [Freakin’] Hamilton (Music In Sports)

10/23/2017
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Whether it was taking 1st place in the world championships 4 times in a row, or taking the gold in the Olympics, world famous figure skater, Scott Hamilton knows a thing or two about success in the face of adversity. Through all of his greatest achievements in figure skating, it was the music that painted the backdrop to his most spectacular performances. Robert and Jake sit down with this legend and talk about some of Scott’s most inspiring and hilarious moments thorought his life and...

Duration: 00:49:23


Ep:9 UnderCOVER

10/16/2017
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So, you have a favorite song by your favorite band, right?! What if…. that song is not actually by that band at all? We’re talking BIG SONGS. Songs you know well! Prepare to have your mind blown! In this episode, Robert and Jake sit down with Nixon of the band Framing Hanley (You Stupid Girl, Criminal, Hear Me Now, Lollipop [Lil Wayne COVER]) and dive head first into the world of cover songs and why they can be a HUGE blessing and curse for yourself or yo [...]

Duration: 01:04:26


Ep:8 “Sounds” Good To Me

10/9/2017
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You’ve probably heard the medleys. The same four chords and a plethora of songs. This is no mistake, nor is it actually that much of a mystery. 1-5-6-4 is the magic formula that SO many of our popular songs today use to create the soundscape that shapes our modern musical pallets. Join us as Robert and Jake unpack this simple, yet powerful progression as well as some CRAZY principles of music and sound that you didn’t even know you use every single day. Listen and subscribe! And don’t...

Duration: 00:39:52


Ep:7 Oops… BIG Mistake

10/2/2017
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You’ve heard the songs a thousand times. How did you miss these? Better question, how did the musicians, producers, engineers, and record label miss them too! Spanning from the late 50’s right up to this year, listen as Robert and Jake share some huge mistakes made in a billion dollar music industry that’s too big to fail. Listen and subscribe! And don’t forget to rate and review: iTunes Podcast

Duration: 00:48:08


Ep:6 Jingles… Not The Bells

9/25/2017
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“Like a good neighbor…” “I’m stuck on Band-Aid brand ’cause bandaids…” “Mommy wow! I’m a…” “I love the fishes ’cause they’re so delicious…” “Gimme a break! Gimme a break! Break me off a piece…” You can probably finish AT LEAST one of these. Robert and Jake dive into the mind of mast [...]

Duration: 00:40:18


Ep5: #TourLife

9/19/2017
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Touring… Is it as glamorous as you think??? Robert and Jake sit down with Florida Georgia Line’s very own Tyler Chiarelli and discuss the ups and downs of life on the road. What do touring musicians eat? Where do they sleep? How do they cope with the lonlilness of #TourLife? Listen and subscribe! And don’t forget to rate and review: iTunes Podcast Stitcher Radio PodBean Twitter: @TurnedUpPodcast

Duration: 01:25:00


Ep4: Sound… It’s Weird

9/11/2017
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Do you know how fast sound is? Do you know how they KNOW how fast it is? Do you know who owns the song “Happy Birthday To You”? Did you know that music actually affects how plants grow?! Jake Jones and Robert Venable dive into some interesting and strange facts about sound and music throughout history. Discover a newer genre of youtube videos that will make your spine tingle, in addition to several other “did-you-know” bits of trivia about the world of sound… It’s weird. Also, don’t forget...

Duration: 00:48:04


Ep:3 Who Is Caller #7?

9/4/2017
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Robert and Jake get their hands dirty as they spill the beans on radio as we know it, sitting down with 25yr radio veteran, Duffy Moon of the Rooney & Moon Brodcasting fame. “Pre-recordedness” is the word of the day when it comes to radio shows, top 40 countdowns, and the famed “caller #7″. There isn’t much that is “live” about live radio broadcasting anymore. Listen, subscribe, and share! iTunes Podcast Stitcher Radio PodBean

Duration: 01:03:57


Ep:2 Samples, Loops, & Thieves

8/28/2017
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We’ve all heard it. They call it “The most famous 6 seconds in all of music.” The “Amen Break” is iconic, and you’ve likeley never heard OF it. Listen as Robert and Jake walk through the evolution of sampling, and how the music industry has reacted to it. From Vanilla Ice to Kanye West, it’s become a staple in the world of pop, rap, and hip-hop. Did you know THAT song used to be A DIFFERENT song?? Listen and find out! iTunes Podcast Stitcher Radio PodBean

Duration: 00:37:30

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