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The three websites that taught me everything!

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The three websites that taught me everything!

Since I started getting a little bit of popularity on youtube, people have been asking me questions left right and center. Everything ranging from how to play the piano, to how to mix tracks, and anything else in between. I try my best to answer each and every question to the best of my ability, and one of the main reasons I actually started this website.

Now just so you know, I’m grateful to be in a position where I can actually help people with something that i’m extremely passionate about, and if I can improve your music in any way possible then i’ll of done my job. Even if you’ve been producing for a while and everything I write is just reminding you or reconfirming things for you, as long as you get SOMETHING out of it i’m happy.

Anyways, I’ve been producing for around 5 years now (almost a quarter of my life!) and i’m blessed to have gotten my music to a point where lots of people are enjoying what I create, as well as feel like they can ask me questions on it. I love helping people, and I love creating, so doing this is fulfilling for me in so many ways.

However, despite where my music is now, there was a point in time when I was just starting out, and didn’t know the first thing about producing. All I knew was that I wanted to make good music. I would scour the internet for tutorials, advice, anything I could learn to get my tracks to that next level. I spent hours and hours sitting behind my keyboard looking for the ‘perfect drum sound’, or learning the chords to the new Usher song, or trying to find the ‘perfect’ preset to make my beat amazing.

I was 16 when I first started, and every day after school i’d rush home to work on my music, and try learn anything I could to get better. And it worked. I started improving more and more, and still am improving to this day.
I’d like to take credit for all the improvement I made to myself, but that’s really just not true. There’s been so many resources and people out there who have taught me so much about music, I wanted to share some of those resources to any of you guys who might be just starting to get into music production.

Because there’s so many sites, forums, youtube channels all over the place that it’s real easy to get overwhelmed, so I decided to make a short list of sites that I found particularly useful when I was in the early stages of my music development.

Now for: The three websites that taught me everything!

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