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Ilio Releases Robotica For Omnisphere 2!

ILIO introduces a diverse new patch library for Spectrasonics Omnisphere 2.1™ that brings the sound of the A.I. future to your DAW, today.

28 March 2017 Announcements Read more

Now Offering Private Lessons

Looking to up your music production game? If you live in the Portland Metro area, or anywhere with an internet connection (Skype) then you might wanna check this out!

27 March 2017 Announcements  Tutorials Read more

20 “Rules” To Help You Live A Better Life

I wrote these “rules” a few years ago, which were inspired by many of my life experiences, failures, successes, and simple things that got me through my days. I hope they inspire you all as well.

1 July 2016 Articles Read more

Why Mastering Your Craft Is More Important Than Ever

In today’s crowded and largely underwhelming music industry, it seems like sidestepping the crucial, and often, time consuming steps towards true and enduring proficiency has become the norm. In the quest for overnight success, fledgeling DJs and musicians seem to have forgotten (or never really knew to begin with) what music is truly about. This is why it’s more important than ever to become really good at what you do.

15 December 2015 Articles Read more

What I Learned From Feeding The Homeless

Yesterday, Naomi Sioux and I took our Thanksgiving leftovers to the homeless of Ventura, CA. This is what happened, and how it changed my life forever.

29 November 2015 Articles Read more

Up and Running With Omnisphere 2

Check out “Up and Running With Omnisphere 2” with J. Scott G., on lynda.com.

25 November 2015 Tutorials Read more

14 Ways To Get Better Mixdowns

Do you struggle with mixdowns? If so, you’re not alone. Many producers and audio engineers, fledgling and seasoned alike, do as well. Of course, mixing music “the right way” is relative, and people have varying opinions on what they think sounds good. But there are a few basic rules that most great mixes adhere to, regardless of what style or genre they originate from.

13 September 2015 Articles Read more

Why Schmoozing Is A Waste Of Time

Whether it was with a boss, a friend, or a potential business connection, we’ve all gone out of of our way to blather about our work—past successes, current projects, future goals—in the hopes of feeling important or making a connection that may prove valuable down the line. If you haven’t, then you’ve at least been on the receiving end of it.

20 August 2015 Articles Read more

17 Ways to Survive and Thrive as an Artist Today

Surviving as an artist in the modern age is tricky. Trust me, I know, I’ve been doing it for nearly 20 years with varying degrees of success.

11 August 2015 Articles Read more

The Secret to Being an EDM DJ: Advice for Newbies

I can’t even count the number of times I’ve been asked over the years, “What advice would you give a newbie who’s just starting out in the EDM DJ business?”

24 July 2015 Articles Read more

DJing with Ableton Live 9

Check out DJing with Ableton Live with J. Scott G., on lynda.com.

10 July 2015 Tutorials Read more

Up and Running with Native Instruments Komplete

Check out J. Scott G.’s “Up and Running” series on Native Instruments Komplete audio software on lynda.com.

9 January 2015 Tutorials Read more

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