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In the world of digital mixing, Waves Audio is a well-known figure. The Israeli manufacturer of audio software is anything but a pioneer and major advocate of digital music tools. I sought out an interview with the Vice President...
I recently had a talk with the man responsible for a wealth of game music on popular titles. "Tron: Evolution", "Mortal Kombat", "Mass Effect 3", "Borderlands", "God of War 2", and "Quake II" are just a few titles that Sascha Dikiciyan, aka...
The new generation of game consoles are upon us, with the Xbox One arriving shortly. Mike Caviezel is the Audio Production Director at Microsoft Studios, and was kind enough to talk to me about a number of things within his line...
At the recent DellVenue event, the Texas based music product manufacturers, Open Labs, and made their new sequencer available for public use, in partnership with Dell, Music Unites and Intel. Though I attended and found that it defied all...

John Dahlbäck [Artist]

John Dalhbäck is the latest to be featured in the Producer’s Corner. The Mutant Records label boss has a track record which speaks for itself, and has one of the most prolific releases habits of any of his peers....
Blue Microphones have been manufacturing some of the most distinctive microphones on the market for over a decade, and have experienced a boom in success ever since their current CEO, John Maier took charge of the company. I recently got ...

Trifonic [Artist]

After having made his way into my interview section, Trifonic makes a natural continuation of his relationship with Speakhertz by talking to me about his music-making and production. As someone who’s brand of electronic music falls outside the mainstream...

Walden [Artist]

Walden is a teenage producer from Australia who has been making a rise in the world of electronic music, thanks to his melodic house music. I put the 19 year-old on the stands to learn more about his production...
Given his adept mastery of progressive and tech house, Andre Sobota has been able to carve out his own sonic lane, where he reigns free of any other copy-cat producer, as his synth sounds and drum hits remain one...
Founded by Christopher Wight and David Alexander, Icon Collective Production School is a California-based learning facility with a focus on catering to the world of beatmakers, bedroom producers and electronic artists. With a list of alumni that include artists like Jauz and...
Parrot is a French company with a focus everything from on wireless car systems to multimedia and entertainment products like headphones, speakers and AR Drones. At the head of Parrots operations for the past 20+ years is the company CEO, Henri...
Propellerhead may not boast the same corporate structure as some of its competitors, but has still been able to rise to a similar levels of repute, with an array of innovative and, frankly, gutsy approaches to music software design. At...

Morten [Artist]

Following Steven Slate’s inaugural article, I got the chance to speak with the Danish chart topper, Morten. You may know this signee of PRMD Records for his progressive house sensibilities on tracks like “Look Closer“. Aside from house music,...
Steven Slate is the CEO of both Slate Digital, a plugin company, and Slate Pro Audio, a gear manufacturer. He's has been aiming to bridge the gap between analog gear and digital plugins, with software like the Virtual Tape Machines, Virtual...
The producer's among you will be quite acquainted with the name Rob Papen. Whether you use his products or not, the breadth of his name is far-reaching in the world of music production, with hundreds of artists having spoken...
Another big-name software company is up for interviewing, for all the producers out there! This time, I sat down with the Swedish VST manufacturer, XLN Audio, and got some  insight into their history and product-line, consisting of 2 main...
After having talked to the sample pack store, Loopmasters, about their website and products, I decided to shift my focus slightly towards the actual creators of these samples and loops. These people spend days, if not weeks, putting together...
This is another one for all the producers out there! Following my previous interviews with software companies like Image-Line and Ohm Force, I decided to change course slightly, and focus on another important aspect of today's electronic music production:...
Ohm Force is a French software manufacturer, responsible for distortion plug-ins like Ohmicide and filters like Frohmage that are used by the likes of Skrillex and Trent Reznor. Having already built a name for themselves with their plugins, the company now aims to break...
Continuing in my series of interviews with the some of the executives in the dance music world that do their works in offices instead of on stages, I'm  happy to present my interview with the co-founder and Chief Technology...