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New to Vinyl? Here’s a Comprehensive Guide to Caring for Your Records

If you’re new to the world of vinyl or a seasoned collector looking to refine your care routine, you’ve come to the right place. In an era of digital convenience, there’s something undeniably magical about placing a vinyl record on a turntable, hearing the soft crackle, and witnessing the needle gracefully settle into the groove. […]

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Insight Focus: Exploring the Evolution of Ambient Music

Explore the intriguing evolution of ambient music, tracing its origins and exploring its diverse sub-genres. Embark on a journey through time and sound as we delve into the captivating realm of ambient music’s evolution. The Origin of Ambient Music Ambient music, with its atmospheric and enveloping qualities, has captivated listeners for decades. British musician Brian

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Insight Focus: The Best Ambient Music for Deep Focus and Concentration

Discovering the perfect blend of ambient and future garage with the iconic BLUME. Focus, study, relax. Why BLUME mixes and ambient music are essential portals to improve focus and concentration. When it comes to studying or working on a project, we all know that finding the right music is essential. If you’re looking for some

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Insight Focus: Creative Doubt – Yourself, Your Art and its Worth by Chris Pavey

How to stop downplaying your creative achievements, a common mindset that you can overcome. Picture this: you’re a creative professional, passionately pursuing your craft, yet that nagging feeling of not being ‘good enough’ creeps in. Welcome to the world of Imposter Syndrome. Todays’ topic from mastering engineer and industry professional Chris Pavey is one that

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Why Automated Mastering Services are not Mastering. (In my opinion!)

We’re excited to share with you this fantastic guest publication from professional mastering engineer Chris Pavey. As most of you will know, myself and Chris go way back. We were both witness to the very early stages of Insight Music and Chris Pavey Mastering, often referring one another to university students and artists around the

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