KNOW HOW: MIXING A SONG

In this latest ‘Know How’ article, we deconstruct Marc Bang’s single, ‘Cavern Girl’ in order to demonstrate the process of mixing a hit song…

ENGINEER SPOTLIGHT OCTOBER – PATRICK CARRÉ

Director of Artisan Music, Patrick Carré, is an accomplished musician, songwriter, recording engineer and music producer. He has been working in the music industry for over 25 years, with a passion and love for music and pianos. In our engineer spotlight, Pat discuss’ his journey from being a fan of music to achieving a successful career in industry…

KNOW HOW: MIXING VS MASTERING

Audio production is a complicated process… But we are here to walk you through the steps involved, so you can get the most out of your recording experience.

HOW TO: CHOOSE THE RIGHT MUSIC PRODUCER

So, you’re clear on your sound and you’ve found your genre and direction… It’s now time to find the right music producer! The person with the skills to help make your song sound great! Where do you start? Will they love your song as much as you do? What do YOU need from a producer?

HOW TO: EFFECTIVELY COMMUNICATE WITH YOUR PRODUCER

If it’s your first time in the studio with a producer, you may not be too sure of what to expect. The first thing is to not feel too intimidated. Good producers will understand what you’re wanting even if you don’t know the correct terms. These tips on effective communication with your music producer will get you the right results…

JULY 2021 ARTISTE OF THE MONTH – MIKEL CAPRIANO

It is Artisan’s pleasure to introduce our July, Artiste of the Month. Award winning dancer, actor, and (most importantly) musician, the talented… Mikel Capriano (Mike Capri). Mike has spent many long days, locked up in the Rhodium Studio with our engineer Simon, chipping away on a collection of folk-pop singles Mike has written for his film & TV projects. We had a chat with Mike in the studio, as he works on his next single ‘Just to Say Hello’…  

JANUARY 2021 ARTISTE OF THE MONTH – ADAM BRAND

Multi-award winning country music artist Adam Brand has been frequenting the studio over the last month, since moving back home to WA. Adam has been friends with our very own Director, Patrick Carre, for over 30 years, with this giving them the perfect opportunity to reconnect and collaborate on new projects. We wanted to take the opportunity to feature Adam as our first Artiste of the Month for 2021!

WHEN THE PRODUCER IS YOU! PT2

Believe it or not, if you’re engaging a recording studio to record your next single or EP, you’re actually playing the role of the music producer! Most studios charge an hourly rate, so preparation is essential to save you time and money in the long run. To help you skill up to the challenge, here are a few tips for when the producer is you…