May 21st, 2016 by Justin Colletti
This story first appeared in Trust Me, I’m a Scientist on May 6th, 2013.
Vintage record clock by Etsy user “geoartcrafts”
Over the past few decades, the costs of recording equipment have plummeted. Today $5,000 to $10,000 in funds can allow you to assemble a recording system that might have Read more...
April 16th, 2016 by Justin Colletti
This story first appeared in Trust Me, I’m a Scientist on April 2, 2012.
Image courtesy of Flickr user Dennis AB
Recorded music has been getting louder over for the past few decades. So much louder in fact, that everyday-listeners have begun to hear about it in general-interest papers like Read more...
March 23rd, 2016 by Justin Colletti
It’s no secret that recorded music sales have dwindled dramatically since the dawn of the Napster age, more than 15 years ago. When adjusted for inflation and population growth, U.S. recorded music sales in fact dropped by an astonishing 64% between 2000 and 2009, and they have been slow to Read more...
March 4th, 2016 by Justin Colletti
This post first appeared in Trust Me, I’m a Scientist on March 17, 2014.
Image courtesy of Flickr user Nosha
“Good habits are worth being fanatical about.”
Research shows that developing a skill is nothing like cramming for an exam. Creative ability, like physical strength, is something that Read more...
March 1st, 2016 by Justin Colletti
Thanks to our sponsors at Universal Audio, we get to bring you some key highlights from Kevin Killen‘s unforgettable MixCon presentation. In this one he takes us through a real working mix for up-and-coming Houston Texas band, The Vanity.
Kevin starts off by giving us some background on his history Read more...