MPW Podcast

MPW Podcast

By Xylo Aria
A podcast about different areas of music production and audio engineering for the everyday musician. Each episode is a discussion between artist, and founder of Music Production for Women, Xylo Aria and a renowned expert in the topic of the day. Although the tools of music production are more widely available than ever before, delving into them can at times feel like a never-ending black hole. The MPW podcast aims to give musicians of today enough starting knowledge without falling too far down the tech rabbit hole!
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Let's reverberate!
Reverb is an incredible tool in every music producers toolbox but when you're starting out, one may not understand exactly what a reverb plugin is trying to achieve and how to get the most from it. Xylo Aria goes into this topic in detail with MPG Award-winning producer, and self-proclaimed "reverb monster" Marta Salogni. The episode also goes into the importance of having role models when starting out in the field of music production.
42:13
May 14, 2020
Sticks and stones may break my microphone
If you've started to do some research on which microphone to buy for your studio set up but are not sure where to start, then in this episode Xylo Aria has you covered. Talking to MPG award-winning engineer Dan Cox, the episode covered the different types of mics that are available and what you need to consider when choosing one and also how to best use it. 
47:49
April 29, 2020
Shut the front DAW!
Choosing the right Digital Audio Workstation (or DAW) can sometimes feel like a confusing and overwhelming task! In this episode, Xylo Aria chats with user of multiple DAWs and Ableton Certified trainer, Tom Glendinning on the different types of DAWs that are available, what to consider when choosing one and some of the benefits of each.
46:27
April 15, 2020
Music Production...what is it?
What music production is and the role of a producer can at times be vague and encompass many things. During this episode, MPW host Xylo Aria chats with Grammy-winning producer Catherine Marks about what music production means to her and her journey into it. They also discuss self-doubt and how this impacts creatives at all levels.
41:45
April 15, 2020
MPW Podcast - Introduction
A podcast about different areas of music production and audio engineering for the everyday musician. This episode tells you a little bit about what's to come in the episodes and a bit about the motivation to start it!
02:27
February 27, 2020