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The EDM Production Roadmap

Neel Erickson
October 30th, 2018

Welcome to The EDM Production Roadmap. Our month-by-month plan for the first year of a new EDM producer, outlining the best resources available to you. In this article, we’re going to show you exactly what you need to do in your first year of EDM production to improve as much and as quickly as possible, starting from the ground up. … Read More

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Spotify Marketing Strategy

Budi Voogt, Jeffrey Yau, Tim van Doorne, & Neel Erickson
November 7th, 2018

Do you want your music to get more plays on Spotify and get included in the biggest playlists? In this post we outline our entire Spotify marketing strategy that helps our artists get featured on all the big Spotify playlists, such as: Mint, Today’s Top Hits, New Music Friday and many more. We walk you through: How to get Spotify … Read More

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Your Guide to Everything Reverb

Griffin Brown
April 16th, 2018

In this article, we cover all things reverb. From the anatomy of reverberation to historical techniques to modern day software solutions and best practices.

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Be A Pioneer, Stop Making DJ Mixes

Rain Robinson
October 2nd, 2017

In this article, we discuss why producers should focus on production and not on DJ mixes and DJ skills and how bookings come from the strength of the music.

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Audio Lingo 101 & How to Deal with Everyone’s Feedback

Griffin Brown
April 16th, 2018

The clock strikes midnight. You’ve haven’t gotten up for 3 days working on this mix. Or at least that’s what it feels like. You’re up to your ears in EQs and compressors and come to a startling conclusion: “I don’t know what this sounds like anymore.” Your reference for balance is skewed. You can’t tell if what you’re doing is … Read More

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Time Management For Producers: 6 Tips On Working Like A Pro

Joey Tuholski
June 15th, 2017

Hey. 👋 I will mainly be talking about my personal experience throughout this article, but will also include advice from some of our own artists at Heroic and more. “Okay, but who the heck are you and why should I listen to you?” So a little about me then… I want to start off by saying that I am not … Read More

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Collab bro? The art of strategic partnership for mutual growth

Jeffrey Yau & Ruth Jiang
December 11th, 2018

Collaborations. There’s something about that word that’s so intrinsic and unique to electronic music and the culture. You don’t often see rock musicians or heavy metal bands teaming up on tracks. But in electronic music? It happens all the time. Whether it’s Porter Robinson & Madeon working out of a professional studio or two regular bedroom producers working thousands of … Read More

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