Are You Getting Ready to Record an Album?


There are a few things you need to know before you start the recording process. Phase 1 is the most important part of the process and gets you started on the right foot. Here’s what you need to know:

  1. Pre-recording & planning steps
    1. How many songs will you record (demo, EP, album)
    2. Choose your songs
    3. Studio or home recording?
    4. Practice
  2. Recording Steps
    1. Make mixes, listen, and get feedback
  3. Mastering
    1. Choose a place to master
    2. Decide on track order
    3. pick the right formats

This is a good starting off point to get you moving in the right direction with your recording process. Check back for follow up information on each step and the next part of the process.

-Mark Izzo
Elevate Studios

(Some content credited to Disc Makers from their “how to” guides)