Public Domain Christmas Songs

Christmas Time Is Here! Those words are as common knowledge as Charlie Brown himself. It’s not yet the time to open gifts, but it is time to make the gift of music. Although the music from Charlie Brown isn’t part of public domain, there are quite a few popular songs that are. This means that these older songs in are waiting for a new and refreshing comeback. With less than 2 months away from Christmas, this is the opportune moment to… [Read More]

StudioPros NEW Vocal Talent!

Meet Lena: Lena is a singer, songwriter and performer. She has performed on The Tonight Show, Carson Daly, and toured nation wide with Broadway and Blue Man Group. Fronting her electronic band, she has toured Nationwide and throughout the UK and Europe, taking the stage everywhere from Glastonbury to Ibiza, Coachella to the Pepsi Center. She has both written for and featured in major motion pictures, hit television shows and commercials worldwide. Her voice has been compared to Kate Bush,… [Read More]

Live vs. Sampled Instruments On Your Recording

Hi, I’m Ethan Rose. As some of you may already know, I am one of the producers here at the studio. When I’m not collaborating with clients through StudioPros, I spend a lot of my time focusing on my own personal music projects. I am currently a member of a duo called We The Dreamers, signed to Spectra Records, but I also like to write and record songs independently, using StudioPros to rid the limitations I face as a self-sufficient artist. To give… [Read More]

Featured Songwriter: Andrea Perry

Andrea Perry is an Austin, TX based singer-songwriter that has been utilizing StudioPros’ services for the past four years. A talented producer and instrumentalist herself, Perry collaborates with our team to fill in the one missing piece for her projects — professional vocal tracks. She has worked with StudioPros on 13 vocal projects since she was introduced to our services. The most recent collaboration has led to Perry’s latest release, “Various Artists- Songs, Scenes and Stories“. I love how the collection of… [Read More]

StudioPros NEW Female Vocalists!

Check out StudioPros new session vocalists! Meet Astrid: Astrid became a professional vocalist straight out of high school, singing in English, Portuguese (Brazilian), and Spanish, on national commercials, films, and TV shows. Her love and knowledge of Latin music and fluency in Brazilian Portuguese, lead her to singing backup vocals for superstar Brazilian, Mexican, and Spanish artists on tour and in the studio. Astrid graduated from Berklee College of Music with a degree in production, and is a sought after… [Read More]

Overdub an Orchestra Section

Creating A Live String Sound On A Budget With the emergence of Midi and sample libraries, a more acoustic approach to synthesized sound has flourished. It is now possible for any single individual to create a very large and passable sound of, let’s say, an orchestra. Even though this advancement has made in-home-music-making easier, it is much like any other new technology, in the sense that it’s progress walks hand in hand with some complications; namely, aural complications. How do… [Read More]

Mixing Vs. Mastering: Post Production

Mixing and Mastering are two of the biggest final components in making your recording sound professional and radio-ready. While they both involve equipment and software to enhance the sound of the recording, they are two very different distinct steps in a music production. A high-quality recording always begins with the source – the musicians. In a full music production, each individual instrument is mic’d up and recorded. This yields a collection of audio tracks that need to be independently treated and adjusted… [Read More]

Happy New Year!!!

Happy New Year 2017! We can’t believe another year has come and gone. We are looking forward to another year of music collaboration and can’t wait to get started on your next project.  

Featured Artist: Jenna Liesch

Jenna is an amazing artist that hails from the Great White North.  She contacted me and needed mixing and mastering services for a 2 song Christmas EP she had recorded. Her music had a very acoustic unplugged sort of sound and I knew that our mixing engineers would do wonders with it.  After determining how many audio files she needed mixed per song, we booked the Go Pro mix which includes mixing for up to 48 audio files in a… [Read More]

Featured Artist: Different Moon

This month’s featured artist, Different Moon (founded by songwriter Jim Piper) is someone I’ve had the pleasure of producing 13 full productions with over the course of the past year. Each song uniquely crafted, I have seen him evolve as a songwriter as well as a co-producer to help me communicate ideas to the session musicians. This last song, Hero, is my favorite and I had to share. The production starts as a pop rock track and then unfolds with… [Read More]

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