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The Home Recording Issue Is Here!

This month Performer Magazine presents another jam-packed special issue, featuring everything you need to know about home recording and home studios. INSIDE: build your own studio, the history of the Portastudio, the importance of Springsteen’s Nebraska,  soundproofing tips, advanced Pro Tools tricks, how to budget for your new home studio, artist tours of their home recording […]Read More »

Forecastle Festival 2015: Consider Yourself on Notice!

Write drunk. Edit sober. That’s a debated Hemingway’esque philosophy to writing, and pretty much the context and tactic I used to write this preview under, so consider yourself forewarned, to some extent. Speaking of writing under the influence, and in honor of Louisville-native Hunter S. Thompson, I figured I’d adopt a tried-and-true gonzo spirit for […]Read More »

Submit Your Best Home Studio Photo For a Chance to Win The New Blue Microphones Hummingbird

As many of you know, Performer is releasing a full-blown home studio issue this summer. And we’d like YOU to get involved. “How?” you might ask. Simple, we’re still planning out the cover, and thought it would be a great idea to open it up to our readers. So, if you’ve got a killer photo of […]Read More »

Win a Mackie FreePlay Personal PA & Get Featured in Print!

Performer is giving away the super rad, all-new ultra portable FreePlay Personal PA, courtesy of our awesome friends at Mackie. Learn more about the new system here and scroll down after the video to learn how YOU can win. Here’s the deal – we’re searching for an artist to test this bad boy at their live performances and […]Read More »

Save 15% in the Guitar Center 4th of July Savings Event

Attention musicians and audio professionals: save 15% on a qualifying non-sale item $199 or more at Guitar Center. Click here to shop qualifying products now!Read More »

The July Issue is Here, Featuring Chief Ghoul

This month Performer Magazine presents another in a long line of spectacular issues, featuring the equally spectacular Chief Ghoul on the cover. ALSO INSIDE: interviews with Goblin Rebirth, Aaron Dessner of The National, Refused and The Relevant Elephants. PLUS features on adding filters to your mix, boosting merch sales, key tips on insurance for performers […]Read More »

Sneak Peek: Converse Rubber Tracks Studio Opening in Boston

July 1st marks the grand opening of Converse Rubber Tracks studio in Boston, making it Converse’s third permanent recording studio worldwide. At the feet of their World Headquarters at Boston’s Lovejoy Wharf, the new studio will cater exclusively to musicians of all genres who are just starting out in their careers free of cost. The gorgeous, state of […]Read More »

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