7 Ways to a Better Recording Part 6.2 – By James Coffey

Part 6 of our on-going series from James Coffey of Blue Vision Music covers an aspect of recording that is always ripe for discussion, so we split it in two! Read part 2 below. It has been a practice for many years that studios will replace real live drums with electronic or sampled drums oftentimes […]

7 Ways to a Better Recording Part 6 – By James Coffey

Part 6 of our on-going series from James Coffey of Blue Vision Music covers an aspect of recording that is always ripe for discussion, so we’ve split it in two! Read part 1 below, and part 2 tomorrow. “Let’s Get Real” – Instruments Of Choice Through the years I have often heard the debate over […]

From the Archives: Happy Adoption Day

From the Archives has a new curator. We’re so excited to have PIO! Songs Editor Val Smalkin sharing her favorite songs from CMN’s rich archives. Her second pick is this lovely, heartfelt ode to that wonderful day in a family’s history, Adoption Day. It’s by John McCutcheon. I met an old friend who had two adopted children […]