Using Music: Jonathan Menjivar For This American Life

This American Life uses music artfully to help it tell a story, to emphasize a point, support a turn, to guide the listener. As TAL producer Jonathan Menjivar says, “it’s a little flashlight that helps us get our ideas across.” Ira Glass asked Jonathan to share guidelines from their method, which he does in detail,[…..]

New Tools: Shortcuts Pro Tools vs. Hindenburg

Our Tools guru Jeff Towne is back with a post that can literally improve the workflow of audio producers who work with both Pro Tools and Hindenburg. Jeff says: The secret to developing speed and efficiency in digital audio editing is getting used to common, repetitive actions, so that they become automatic. Keyboard shortcuts can[…..]