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Recording a Single - Talking Local Music Podcast Interview

Happy Valentine's Day!

Ben Janzow is an amazing local guitar instructor and musician! He was kind enough to interview me on his podcast "Talking Local Music" on the topic of recording a single. Check it out here: http://en-ie.radioline.co/podcast-spreaker-ben-janzow-s-tracks#chapters/spreaker-ben-janzow-s-tracks.talking-local-music-s-2-ep-16-recording-a-single-w-kenny-maciejewski-20170205204713-585adf34430976ed5ae00a1c305eed90
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Sing It With a Smile

Did you ever start recording a new song and when you hit playback things just didn't sound the way you wanted?  I've been working on a new song called "Avery" that I was really excited about recording.  I've been trying…

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Go LIVE to warm up for the studio

I've spent the last few months of my musical life on a solo mission recording and writing in the studio.  A month ago, my old band called me up to do a fill in gig in Chicago.  I only sang…

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Recording in a Cave

Have you ever recorded in a Cave?  While I've scrolled through some interesting reverb pre-sets likely created by audio engineers with a fondness for spelunking, I've never done so myself.  In any case, our subject today is not a literal…

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Want to improve your musical skills this year?

Happy New Year!  Hopefully you feel that you grew as a musician in 2014.  I know I grew in ways I can't even begin to explain, and I attribute it to all of the opportunities that I had to collaborate…

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Less is more in the studio

When it comes to recording, my philosophy is typically "less is more".  Especially when it comes to choosing how many songs to record in the time your budget allows.

I had the opportunity to record in a "real" studio for…

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TAXI Road Rally 2013

The TAXI organization, billed as the largest, independent, online A&R company in the world, offers its members free admission to their annual Road Rally held in Los Angeles each November. The Road Rally taught in one weekend, most of the…