Weekly Facebook Group Recap - 7/22 thru 7/28

Jul 30, 2018

Here is a recap of facebook group information for one or more courses you're a part of. Disclaimer. This recap by no means replaces the information in the Facebook Groups. Always refer to them for the most current and accurate information. We do our best to relay what we think is the most important details, but it's very possible for us to overlook something or make a typo in the process. This is just to be used as a quick reference and outline. Enjoy!

The Triple Threat Artist

  • Zion shared a video of a breakdown of a hit production track.
  • We had an awesome meetup in Hollywood on Wed, the Triple Threats and friends there were in LA for the Access course Live Event. Jamila Anne did an amazing job helping us find a location, and coordinating the show. So many amazing connections were made between students, network was alive and the motivation was palpable! If you ever have a chance to join us at the next event please do!
  • Eymard asked for some advice for "deesser" plugins, and talked about the differences between them.
  • Allison asked about a LogicPro specific question with timing of comp'd vocals
  • More steps were taken by students to listen to lectures and apply their new knowledge in exercises and groove making strategies.
  • Zion posted pictures from the Hollywood Triple Threat meetup.
  • This next week's office hours will be held on Tuesday at 10am, where we will deconstruct famous production of hit songs, as well as get questions resolved for any production projects students are working on.
  • If you are in the Access Course (below) and have interest in joining the Triple Threat Artist group, please let Zion know, we've got an amazing discount waiting for you! 

The Access Course

  • Lots of tunes were shared for feedback and lots of feedback was given
  • Sonnet facilitated Office Hours
  • Victoria shared Monday Music Breakdown
  • Zion shared his weekly recap
  • Kayte organized a co-write doc for people attending the live event
  • Juli requested links for session replays
  • Juli made a word doc with headshots and details about each sup attending the live event
  • Bev asked for clarifications on controlling a song 100%
  • Amber asked for a sample of a basic licensing agreement
  • Matt asked if people are having success pitching to production houses
  • Victoria shared the replay of the interview with Conor Aspell
  • Kyle asked if explicit lyrics are welcome in music for ads
  • Victoria shared a list of things to bring to the Access event
  • Jamila shared a video of Oak Felder’s guide to producing a viral song
  • Victoria re-scheduled Office hours
  • Mark asked how to submit the email challenge emails
  • Marty shared Andrea von Foerster’s email address
  • Minko asked for pointers re: how to find a specific sup’s email address
  • Matt shared a list of advertising contacts
  • Pete shared an article on action trailers
  • Marty shared a link to Ads of the World
  • Matt asked what everyone’s pitch success rate was
  • Elle asked some questions about what to send in a pitch
  • Josh shared an article on the clues to a great story
  • Robin shared a video of what he feels is a good trailer example
  • Lindsey shared an article about how to contact trailer music publishers
  • Akira shared a Hollywood win
  • Marie shared an article on panning with intention
  • Debbie shared video of Songtradr featured placements
  • Eli offered support to out-of-towners who attended the access event
  • Debbie shared a video introducing the Songtradr team
  • Tamara shared a hitlicense win
  • Bev asked for help finding emails for some sup’s
  • Jan suggested a way to conduct the one on one sessions
  • Ernest asked for a list of the sups he would be meeting with one on one
  • Helen promoted an access artist showcase
  • Jan shared an article from the ASCAP newsletter
  • Serge asked for info about skype sessions
  • Steve shared a Spotify playlist of music sup’s favorites of 2018
  • Debbie shared an article on the highest-ranking woman in music publishing
  • Nick’s grandma passed away
  • Scotty, Gil and Brittany had a big Younger win
  • Madeline asked how people deal with writing on the road
  • Aug 8th – Staci & Shelby from Talent House


Special thanks to Cora Himmelsbach and Shelley Montreuil for their help in consolidating all information on the MiM and Access Facebook Pages.

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