Progressions: Success in the Music Industry

Travis Ference

Conversations exploring creativity, productivity, and career growth in the music industry. Join in each week as Travis sits down with some of the industry’s best and brightest to discuss the mindsets and strategies that they use in their careers every day. read less
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Episodes

Will Atmos Replace Stereo?! A Conversation with Atmos Music Pioneer Steve Genewick
May 23 2024
Will Atmos Replace Stereo?! A Conversation with Atmos Music Pioneer Steve Genewick
Steve Genewick is a recording engineer and mixer with over 30 years of experience working in some of the biggest studios in the world. In addition to being one of the top call engineers for big band, jazz, and orchestra sessions, Steve was also one of the first music mixers to work in Dolby Atmos. Many of the techniques he pioneered have shaped the people mix in the format today.In this episode, you'll learn about:How Atmos Could Replace StereoHow To Mix Stereo and Atmos at the Same TimeWhy the Binaural Atmos Mix is a Moving TargetFill the Atmos Sound Stage Without Adding ReverbThe Lost Art of Riding a Vocal to TapeBig Bang or Jazz RecordingThe Importance of Preparation for Large Ensemble SessionsWorking at Capitol StudiosThe Biggest Mistakes New Atmos Mixers MakeAlways Supporting the Music, Whether it’s Stereo or AtmosConnect with Steve:🌐 Website: https://stevegenewick.com/📸 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/steve_genewick/🎧 Atmos Mix Playlist: https://music.apple.com/us/playlist/steve-genewick-atmos-mixes/pl.u-76oNkrMF1JKbp📺 WATCH THE SHOW ON YOUTUBE 📺 https://www.youtube.com/@progressionspodConnect with Me:📬 Newsletter: https://www.travisference.com/subscribe📸 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/progressionspod🎵TikTok: https://tiktok.com/@progressionspod🐦 Twitter: https://twitter.com/progressionspod🌐 Website: https://www.travisference.com/🙏 Leave a Review or Rating 🙏Apple: https://www.progressionspodcast.com/appleSpotify: https://www.progressionspodcast.com/spotify📢 Our Sponsors 📢Listen to Secret Sonics!Sign Up for Complete Producer Network!Credits:Guest: Host: Travis FerenceEditor: Stephen BoydTheme Music: inter.ference
Gregg Lehrman, CEO of Output - How AI Will Transform Music and Creativity FOREVER
Apr 10 2024
Gregg Lehrman, CEO of Output - How AI Will Transform Music and Creativity FOREVER
Gregg Lehrman is a music composer, producer, technologist, and entrepreneur. As the founder and CEO of Output, Gregg is working to inspire creativity for musicians with their groundbreaking suite of music production tools, which now includes their AI tool, Co-Producer. As a composer his work can be heard in countless feature films, TV shows, and ad campaigns including projects for the Smithsonian, Daily Show, Apple, Avatar, The Avengers, and Saturday Night Live.In this episode, you'll learn about:The Ethics Behind AI Tool DevelopmentThe Difference Between AI as a Creative Tool and AI to Replace PeopleOutput’s Ethos to Empower CreativityHow to Approach Starting Your Music Career as an Entrepreneur Starts a BusinessWhy Collaboration is One of the Most Important Tools for SuccessWhy Community Will Become a Central Focus for ArtistsHow He Got His First Job in Music with Hans ZimmerTips for Starting Your Career in MusicConnect with Gregg & Output🌐 Website: https://www.instagram.com/output/📸 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gregglehrman/🐦 Twitter: https://twitter.com/output📺 WATCH THE SHOW ON YOUTUBE 📺 https://www.youtube.com/@progressionspodConnect with Me:📬 Newsletter: https://www.travisference.com/subscribe📸 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/progressionspod🎵TikTok: https://tiktok.com/@progressionspod🐦 Twitter: https://twitter.com/progressionspod🌐 Website: https://www.travisference.com/🙏 Leave a Review or Rating 🙏Apple: https://www.progressionspodcast.com/appleSpotify: https://www.progressionspodcast.com/spotify📢 Our Sponsors 📢Listen to Secret Sonics!Sign Up for Complete Producer Network!Credits:Guest: Gregg LehrmanHost: Travis FerenceEditor: Stephen BoydTheme Music: inter.ference
Venus Theory: The Problem with Your Creative Career
Mar 13 2024
Venus Theory: The Problem with Your Creative Career
Venus Theory is a sound designer, musician and content creator. His sound design work can be found in products from companies like UVI, Lunacy Audio, Arturia, and Spitfire Audio. On YouTube, his videos have inspired hundreds of thousands of creators and given them the tools and mindsets they need to a build their careers.In this episode, you’ll learn about:The Power of Practice and Why You Have to Start BadWhat it Takes to Sustain a Creative CareerWhy More Musicians Should Identify as CreatorsThe Importance of Being Clear of the Goal of What You’re Doing IsThe Root of Creative EnvyHow to Quantify What Makes a Gig Worth DoingWhy Doing What You’re Passionate About is the Way to SuccessConnect with Venus Theory🌐 Website: https://www.venustheory.com/links📺 YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@VenusTheory📺 WATCH THE SHOW ON YOUTUBE 📺 https://www.youtube.com/@progressionspodConnect with Me:📬 Newsletter: https://www.travisference.com/subscribe📸 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/progressionspod🎵TikTok: https://tiktok.com/@progressionspod🐦 Twitter: https://twitter.com/progressionspod🌐 Website: https://www.travisference.com/🙏 Leave a Review or Rating 🙏Apple: https://www.progressionspodcast.com/appleSpotify: https://www.progressionspodcast.com/spotify📢 Our Sponsors 📢Listen to Secret Sonics!Sign Up for Complete Producer Network!Credits:Guest: Venus TheoryHost: Travis FerenceEditor: Stephen BoydTheme Music: inter.ference