Music Tech School

The Future of Music: An Interview With The Tech Music School

The music industry is one of the hardest, harshest and cut-throat businesses out there. Talent, hard work and persistence are key elements to making it. But whether you are interested in being an artist, a session musician, a singer-songwriter, a producer or even in music management, having the right foundation and the right learning environment

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RCM Interview. Peter Junge – Recording & Mixing Engineer Offers A 10% Discount To RCM Readers

We caught up with Peter Junge a recording and mixing engineer, musician and producer based in London. Peter works with a variety of artists from newcomers to award winners across a variety of musical genres, from pop to rock, jazz to metal and electronic to classical music. What’s more, Peter offers a 10% discount for

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RCM Interview. Emma Owens – Rormix

Please introduce yourself, who are you and what do you do? I am Emma, I am CMO and one of the few but very proud ladies in tech at a Manchester based tech start-up called Rormix. We’ve just made an app for iOS and Android and my main roles involve liaising with artists, app marketing

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RCM Interview. Amanda Van West ‘Band Of The Day’ app.

As a blog that loves to champion incredible new music, we’re always on the hunt for great new sources of music recommendation and the Band Of The Day app is one of our favourites. We caught up with Amanda Van West to find out more. Firstly can you introduce yourself. Who are you and what

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RCM Interview. Polly Paulusma. Wild Sound Recordings

We caught up with Polly Paulusma to find out more about her music, and her new acoustic, folk label Wild Sound Recordings. First up, what is Wild Sound? The back-story to the name is that ‘wild sound’ or ‘wild track’ is the special sound an engineer captures on a film shoot in the background, the

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RCM Interview. Ed Drewett. Artist & Hit Writer

We caught up with singer / songwriter Ed Drewett to find out about his new album and how he ended up writing hits for The Wanted, Olly Murs, One Direction and Stooshe.  Tell me about your journey in music so far I left school at 16, spent 2 years at a performing arts and popular music course

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RCM Interview. Hit Songs Deconstructed Founder & Editor-In-Chief David Penn

As the name suggest Hit Songs Deconstructed is a website dedicated to analysing the structure and composition of hit songs. The insight from this analysis is used to help mentor new song-writing talent. Mark caught up with Founder and Editor-In-Chief David Penn to find out more. From all of your research what is the most common

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Episode Eleven. The Right Chord Music ‘Lost On Radio’ Podcast.

Welcome to the 11th episode of the Right Chord Music, Lost On Radio Podcast. Presented by Andy Mort and curated by Mark Knight and Andy Mort, Lost On Radio is a weekly showcase of incredible undiscovered music overlooked by radio, or pushed to the late night fringes. This week’s featured artists: 1.The Lake Poets – Rain 2. Joel Kroeker – Buy

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RCM Interview. Pete Maher U2’s Mastering Engineer

Introduce yourself – who are you and what do you do? I’m Pete Maher and I’m a mastering engineer based in Brighton, England. My clients include U2, Jack White, Katy Perry, The Killers and Liam Gallagher (Beady Eye). When artists head into the studio they typically focus on production or mixing, does mastering suffer from