Kraftwerk And Techno: What Today‘s Music Producers Can Learn From The Iconic “Man-Machine”

Posted by on May 12, 2020 in Pick Yourself | No Comments

The iconic „Man-Machine“ Kraftwerk and Techno as a genre share a huge bit of history. Genre-defining artist like Juan Atkins were greatly inspired by Kraftwerk and even to this day, many Techno artists reference them as a huge influence. With the sad passing of founding member Florian Schneider, I‘ve decided to dedicate this episode to ...

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9 Critical Success Habits of Music Producers & DJs

Posted by on May 5, 2020 in Pick Yourself | No Comments

In this episode of Pick Yourself, we’re going to look at the most critical success habits of music producers and DJs. These 9 routines can make or break your artist-career. Integrating them into your life has the power to transform your ambitious dreams into real-life wins. The compound effect of positive or negative habits All ...

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What Is The Best DAW For Electronic Music?

Posted by on Apr 21, 2020 in Pick Yourself | No Comments

My clients often ask me questions like “what is the best DAW for Electronic Music” or “can you recommend a DAW for producing techno”. Since I don’t believe that there’s a one-size-fits-all solution for everybody, I’m going to walk you through the process of choosing the right DAW for your style of music. You’re also ...

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Are Record Labels Still Relevant?

Posted by on Apr 14, 2020 in Pick Yourself | No Comments

In this episode, we’re discussing a question I often get: Are record labels still relevant? The music industry has changed dramatically in the last ten years and artists have more possibilities than ever before to self-release music. But does that mean labels aren’t relevant anymore? Let’s find out! Subscribe to the show: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Stitcher | Google Podcasts ...

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Art vs. Capitalism And How to Escape The Dilemma

Posted by on Apr 7, 2020 in Pick Yourself | No Comments

Every artist has to face the dilemma of art vs. capitalism at some point. Can you survive by making great art while ignoring what actually sells? Do you have to compromise on the artistic side of things in order to have some level of success? Let’s find out. Subscribe to the show: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Stitcher | Google Podcasts ...

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How To Survive Any Crisis As An Artist

Posted by on Mar 24, 2020 in Pick Yourself | No Comments

The current Corona Virus pandemic is just one of many horror scenarios you’ll have to overcome as an artist. In this episode, you’re going to learn how to survive a crisis as an artist and come out stronger on the other end. Subscribe to the show: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Stitcher | Google Podcasts What the current Corona crisis means ...

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