Eloy Caudet

Musical syncope
Music Theory

Musical syncopation easily explained

You've probably heard the term "syncopation" before - perhaps from a bandmate who knows about music theory, or from a producer trying to explain his ideas. However, the term is not always clear and often leads to misunderstandings.
In this article you will learn everything about musical syncopation, explained with practical examples.

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Audio stems
Music production

All about stems in music production

You've probably heard the term stems in the context of music production - probably in the context of mastering. In this post, you'll learn all about stems and how they can help you make your music productions more efficient.

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Mastering Tools from Wood and Fire Mastering Studio
Mastering

Headroom: What is it? And why is it important?

Headroom is not only extremely important for mastering engineers, but also for anyone who wants to buy an amplifier or record their songs at home. Here you can find out everything you need to know about headroom as a musician and producer.

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Music production

Auto-Tune: Everything you need to know about the effect

Have you always wondered what AutoTune is and how it works so you can use it in your productions? Here you'll learn everything about pitch correction - explained with practical examples.

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The 13 Best Bass Amps
Instruments

Bass amp buying guide: The 13 best models

Choosing a bass amplifier is a difficult but exciting process. The variety of offers is huge and there are good amps in every price range. In this post, I tell you all about the different types and compare the best models in each segment.

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Roland TR-808
Music production

What are 808s? Meaning, history and production tips

808s have a long history in music, especially in hip-hop. In this article you'll learn all about the legendary Roland TR-808 and the development of this drum machine over the years.

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Flanger
Music production

Everything you need to know about the flanger (and how to use it in your productions)

You want to learn everything about the flanger effect to be able to use it effectively in your music productions? Then this article is just right for you.

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Electric bass: The best models on the market
Instruments

The 10 best electric bass guitars compared by a bassist

Choosing an electric bass is extremely important for every bassist. There are thousands of models on the market, with different designs and sound characteristics. I am a bass player myself and in this article I will compare the best electric basses on the market.

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20 The Best Free VST Plugins
Music production

The 24 Best Free VST Plugins in 2023

Nowadays there are a lot of good free VST plug-ins - and a lot of bad ones too. The good thing is that you have nothing to lose by trying them, because they cost nothing. Here I compare the best options available in 2023.

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Audio Mixing: The Ultimate Guide
Music production

Audio Mixing: The Ultimate Guide

Audio mixing is the penultimate process in music production that takes place after recording and before mastering. In this article, I explain step by step how to mix your songs really well.

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Treble clef (G clef)
Music Theory

Treble clef (G clef) guide: Everything you need to know

The treble clef is the best known and most commonly used clef. In this post, I explain everything you need to know about it and give you a few tricks on how to memorise the notes.

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Best electric guitars: A detailed comparison
Instruments

The 13 best electric guitars for beginners and pros [2023]

Electric guitars are one of the most popular instruments in the world, and accordingly there are hundreds of thousands of models on the market. Today I compare my 13 favourites for beginners and professionals.

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