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Books of the DIY Musician

The following are books that I have read recently which have helped in the writing, recording, and marketing of my music.  I hope they are helpful!

Basic Mixing Techniques by Paul White

Mixing Audio:  Concepts, Practices, and Tools by Roey Izhaki

Basic Effects & Processors by Paul White

Vocal RESET by Jaime Vendera

Recording and Producing in the Home Studio:  A Complete Guide by David Franz

Music 3.0: A Survival Guide for Making Music in the Internet Age by Bobby Owsinski

I will keep adding as I read more.

Equipment used in the making of “Judgment”


Fender American VG Stratocaster 

Ibanez SZR520 Electric Guitar 

LTD MH-400 Electric Guitar 

Ibanez AEG10NETNG Acoustic-Electric Guitar 

Fender American Standard Jazz Bass

Ibanez GSR 4-string Bass Guitar


Line 6 HD500 Guitar Effects Processor 

dbx 266XL Compressor/Gate 


MXL MXL V67G Condenser Microphone 

MXL 992 Condenser Microphone 

Shure SM58 Microphone


Yamaha DTXplorer Electronic Drum Set


Yamaha SY-85 Music Workstation/Keyboard 

Akai MK88 Midi Controller


M-Audio Fast Track Pro Mobile USB Audio/MIDI Interface 

Monster Power Pro 900

ART Tube MP USB Microphone Preamp


HP Quad Core Computer with 4GB RAM running: 

Ableton Live 8.0 Recording Software 

Spectrasonics Omnisphere 

GForce M-Tron Mellotron Emulator 

Native Instruments Absynth 

Native Instruments Hammond B4 

XLN Audio Addictive Drums 

Big Fish Audio VI.ONE Virtual Instrument Software

Izotope Ozone 4

Waves Gold Bundle