Big budget or small—expert advice to help you get the most out of your recording studio time—and your music.
From heavy-metal bangers to country twangers to EDM mix wizards, The Hub gets up close and personal with musicians from every significant genre. We ask probing questions about their gear, their inspiration, their strategies in carving out a distinctive sound and style. We skip the fluff in seeking their perspectives about what it takes to launch and sustain a life in music. You’ll find interviews with major recording and performing artists and bands as well as profiles of new, emerging acts. Count on The Hub’s exclusive Artist Interviews for the inspiration and gear intelligence you need to make your own musical aspirations a reality.
Seven artists talk about how they draw on classical and symphonic sounds to create their thoroughly contemporary compositions.
Four artists talk about drawing on musical legacies and being recognized by their peers.
Our panel of audio producers and mastering engineers explain how they work and weigh in on what they can do to help bring your musical vision to life.
Still wondering where your musical adventure can take you? We asked a range of professional musicians to discuss their evolution, the creative process after a big hit, and for lessons they learned along the way that might inspire future musicians. Here’s what they told us.
We chat with the futurist and synth pioneer about music’s future and the roles computers will play
The founding Anthrax axman and avatar of thrash metal looks back on a career of plaster-shattering landmarks
The Gills open their home, hearts and studio to the Musician’s Friend crew
Bubbling with energy and equipped with a breathtaking vocal instrument, this young Detroit diva is carving out a career that promises big things.
The Texas metal master reveals how a lonely childhood led him into the realms of shred guitar