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Top 10 Best DAWs (Digital Audio Workstations)

Mar 24, 2020

10 of the best DAWs in 2020 for sound design, music production & composition. The best Digital Audio Workstation will be up to you... REALLY! Everyone has their own workflow and preferences, so take these most popular DAWs and find out what one works best for you!

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Software

Best Sites To Find Work In Game Audio

Sep 05, 2019

These are the best sites to find work in game audio. I've left out the general freelance sites such as Glassdoor and Upwork since they're not game dev specific. But, those kinds of websites are still an okay way to find audio production jobs in other types of media.

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Game Audio

Best Free Orchestral VSTs

Mar 25, 2020

The best FREE realistic instrument plugins to make music with. There are SO MANY free instruments out there, it can make it hard to find ones that are worth your time. I pulled together 5 of the best I could find. Keep reading until the end, the last one is going to really surprise you.

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Software

What Are Musical Scales

What are musical scales? Glad you asked! This post will go over concepts focused on piano scales but should work on other instruments if you know your fingerings and where the pitches are. Here’s an outline of what you will learn about musical scales in this tutorial...

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Composition

Freelance vs In-House Audio

Freelance vs In-House Audio is a question often faced by people entering into the creative field of audio. There are definitely some pros and cons to each. Whether it’s sound design, composition, or even voiceover, you will have to make the choice of where you want to fit in.

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Audio Industry

49 Game Audio Tips (detailed)

Mar 27, 2020

These game audio tips are detailed and packed full of information to help you advance in your field of audio. First, there are some general tips that can be applied regardless of your discipline in audio, then we’ll move on to some niche-specific tips for areas such as sound design and composition.

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Game Audio

How To Make A Better Audio Portfolio

Learning how to make a better audio portfolio might have you scouring other artists websites trying to find similarities between them that stands out. This tutorial will save you the trouble. If you want to make a better portfolio as a freelancer or as an in-house position, this...

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Audio Industry