3 Tips to Help the Modern Musician Thrive In the Digital Age — Composer Thomas Berlin

Thomas Berlin at his digital audio workstation

Despite the pressure musicians experience today because of the rise of streaming services as the dominant music consumption model, the German composer Thomas Berlin manages to make a good living for himself. “Technology offers challenges,” he finds, “but also provides opportunities.” Here, Berlin explains how to use digital tools to support a modern musician’s workflow. … [Read more]

The Science of: Nosaj Thing

As a young teen, Nosaj Thing created his own electronic music by tweaking beats and manipulating sounds. Emerging among the vanguard of Low End Theory-affiliated producers, he released his debut album in 2009, “Drift”, to critical acclaim. Soon he was producing tracks for artists such as Kendrick Lamar, Kid Cudi, Busdriver, Nocando, and most recently, … [Read more]