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In Session With Dean Madonia

Dean is a Vocalist, Multi-Instrumentalist and Producer. At AirGigs he offers services such as lead / background vocals, mixing, keyboards and full song production. He has opened for such diverse acts as: New Grass Revival, Steve Vai, Dee Dee Ramone, Company B, Dottie West, The…

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Three Different Approaches To Song Arrangement

Composer, producer, and multi-instrumentalist Lucas Gonzalez brings us a few creative ideas and tips on how to arrange a song from 3 different style perspectives. A symphonic orchestra version, a “midi instrumented” version, and a Funky version that includes live instruments. Lucas uses "Every Breathe…

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How To Prepare Your Music For Stock Audio

In This AirGigs Video Blog, Grammy Winner and Multi-Platinum Producer Isha "That Mad Scientist" Erskine shares “How To Prepare Your Music For Stock Audio” If you are interested in selling some of your tracks to stock audio libraries, they are going to want no melody…

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How To Get A Big Drum Sound From A Small Room

In This AirGigs Video Blog, Grammy Winner and Multi-Platinum Producer Isha That Mad Scientist shares “How To Get A Big Drum Sound From A Small Room” Regardless of how small your room is having drum room mics can add some ambience you just can’t get…

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How To Imitate Different Vocalists For Clients

Mella is an extremely experienced session vocalist. In this video, she gives you some practical insights on how to approach vocal impressions with some specific examples including Amy Winehouse, Dolly Parton and Britney Spears. Here’s what Mella recommends when approaching vocal impersonations in a vocal…

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In Session With Lydia Salnikova

Lydia Salnikova has been a professional singer/musician/songwriter for 15+ years. She is a GRAMMY nominee, a Hollywood Music in Media Award nominee, and she has recorded with the likes of Kenny Rogers, Bering Strait, Sir Christopher Lee, and John Ford Coley. Her deep understanding of…

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10 Plugins That Will Take Your Pop Vocal Production To The Next Level

In This Air Gigs Video Blog, Grammy Winner and Multi-Platinum Producer, Isha "The Mad Scientist" Erskine, shares his top 10 plugins that he recommends to make pop vocals really shine. Check out the video above to hear detailed examples, and techniques with the following 10…

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Using A Preamp Pedal Before An Amp

Mark Marshall unravels the mystery that is using a preamp before a guitar amp. Why use one? Most guitar amps have some form of EQ built-in, but if you want more versatility you can use a preamp pedal to shape the tone of the existing…

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History & Evolution Of The Fuzz Pedal (Fuzz Face, Tone Bender & Big Muff)

Session and touring pro Mark Marshall does a deep dive into the history and evolution of the fuzz pedal. Fuzz is often a misunderstood sound with a number of different subtle shades and colors. He begins with an exploration of the 3 classic fuzz pedal…

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How To Choose A Session Singer

Top rated AirGigs session pro Mella, shares her tips on choosing the right session singer for your project. She covers: - The importance of understanding a singer's range and their vocal type (Bass, Tenor, Alto & Soprano) - Knowing what you want in terms of…

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In Session With Eric From Green Cave Studio

Green Cave Studio is a professional recording studio based in Italy. Eric is a multi-instrumentalist with a passion for pop, rock and metal production. He creates professional orchestral arrangements for songs, cinema, symphonic metal, spot music, soundtracks and more. You can contact him here:

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In Session With Top Session Drummer – Brian Petry (GMSDRUMMER)

Contact Brian about your project Brian Petry is a GMS Drums Artist from Lafayette, LA. He has a ton of experience tracking: Rock, funk, country, blues, electronic pop/dance, and more. With over 230 reviews (at the time of this writing) he's one of the most…

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