Behind the Space Bar

From Studio to Stage

Tips and Tricks for Playback Techs, Music Directors, Musicians or anyone running tracks on stage. read less
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Don't Let Your Preferences Get In The Way Of Your Progress
21-08-2023
Don't Let Your Preferences Get In The Way Of Your Progress
I’m no swifty… but T-Swift got it right… I’m the problem.. it’s me.Do you believe that the next piece of gear will unlock your potential? We'll debunk the myth of external factors and shed light on the internal drive that genuinely propels us forward. 🚀Understanding the difference between internal vs. external motivators.Personal experiences from years of coaching students on stage performance with Ableton Live.Three invaluable tips to help you make real progress in your musical journey.Whether you're a seasoned musician, a playback tech, or someone new to using Ableton Live on stage, this episode promises insights that can reshape your perspective and accelerate your growth. 🌟If you're new here, welcome to "Behind the Space Bar"! And to our returning listeners, thank you for your continued support and kind words. Let's keep the conversation going! 🎹Make sure to subscribe, like, and share if you found this content valuable. Let's make music together!#BehindTheSpaceBar #MusicianGrowth #AbletonLive--00:00 - Introduction to the episode and the topic of internal struggles02:01 - Example of a playback tech's preferences hindering progress05:28 - Stop letting preferences get in the way of progress06:25 - Three tips to stop preferences from hindering progress07:04 - Free Tracks template offer08:15 - First tip: Audit current systems09:37 - Second tip: Test assumptions11:40 - Third tip: Try new things14:12 - Importance of trying new things and testing assumptions19:31 - Conclusion and call to action ★ Support this podcast ★
The Quick-Start Guide to Using Backing Tracks on Stage (Plus 2 Free Resources)
20-03-2023
The Quick-Start Guide to Using Backing Tracks on Stage (Plus 2 Free Resources)
I’ve made this dead simple. These are the only 5 pieces of gear you need to start running tracks with your band.When it comes to buying gear to run tracks, you’ve got more options than you know what to do with. And if you’re just starting out, it’s hard to know what’s actually necessary versus what can wait til later.Well, I’m making it easy. These 5 pieces of gear give you everything you need to start running tracks.Plus, learn about the Ableton template that 4,000+ musicians and touring artists are using to build sets in minutes and make things easy on stage.The 2023 Gear Guide 👇http://fromstudiotostage.com/gearThe Free Tracks Template & Email Course 👇http://fromstudiotostage.com/template--0:00 How to Start Using Tracks with Your Band0:15 Behind the Space Bar Intro0:31 Use Ableton Live on Stage for Tracks and 2 Free Resources That Will Help1:14 5 Pieces of Gear You Need to Use Multitracks2:16 Resource 1: Ableton Live Standard3:00 Resource 2: Computer4:28 Resource 3: Audio Output5:21 Resource 4: MIDI Controller6:29 The Four Resources You Need So Far7:38 Resource 5: Monitoring Solution10:01 Summary of the Five Resources You Need11:07 Subscribe on YouTube and Leave a Rating or Review on Spotify or Apple Podcast11:35 Implement the 3-Part Framework for Using Tracks to Efficiently Run Tracks on Stage12:46 3-Part Framework (1): Template for Live Performance13:07 3-Part Framework (2): Format Every Song the Same Way13:22 3-Part Framework (3): Build Your Set Using Formatted Songs13:32 Use My Free Templates to Learn How to Format Songs14:48 Summary: Apply the 5 Things You Need, and the 3-Part Framework15:37 Wrap Up: Leave a Rating or Review, Share and Subscribe for More! ★ Support this podcast ★