5 ways to manage your time effectively

21 May, 2018By Biodiode 1 Comment

Time Saving Tips Let’s face it, we’ve all been there. No matter what you do there does not seem to be enough hours in the day to finish your latest project. In this blog post, I will give you 5 different ways to help manage your time more effectively when composing. 1. Set up a […]

Music Theory, is it necessary?

15 May, 2018By Biodiode No Comments

The perennial question; is it essential to know some music theory to compose and be a successful musician. This blog post was inspired by a recent forum conversation that I came across. It all started when someone asked whether it was essential to be classically trained and whether it gives an edge in composing. When talking […]

Dance Music Production – Scales Mouse Mat

06 May, 2018By Biodiode No Comments

Time for another quick review. This week we have a product from Dance Music Production or DMP for short. Apart from the fantastic book, Dance Music Manual, they also sell tutorials and helpful musical tools. One of these tools is a mouse mat, which comes in one of two varieties.  This is no ordinary mouse […]

Basic Recording Setup

02 May, 2018By Biodiode No Comments

What do you actually need for a basic recording setup? It is far less than you think. In this post, I will describe a basic setup of equipment that will get you started. The Computer – (£900 – £1600) The first item that you are going to need is a computer. In this department, you […]