Mathias Roska is a berlin based award winning producer, arranger and touring musician. He is a Grammy- and 4 times Echo award winner and worked with artists like Andreas Gabalier, Nik P, DJ Ötzi and more. He started to play guitar as a little boy and wanted to be a musician since his childhood. At the age of 16 he was already able to make a living out of playing music in different clubs in Berlin. In 1988 he founded together with 2 colleagues the Octagon studio in Berlin, where he recorded local bands and had learned a lot about recording and mixing. In 1998 he founded his own studio and since 2009 he has his studio in the Berlin Mitte Studio complex, which is located in the legendary Hansa Studios Berlin.
Karin Park is a singer, songwriter, and producer based in Leksand, Sweden, and has a particular intrigue with Apogee Ensemble. With vast experience as a producer and artist, Karin has extensive knowledge with recording equipment and what she likes in an audio interface. Karin takes us through her church turned studio Djura Missionshus, in this Artist Q & A.
Yu Siyuan, better known for his stage name WhyBeatZ, is a professional DJ/Music Producer from China who was been a force in the music industry for 10 years. Get a glimpse inside the world of WhyBeatZ as we dive a little deeper into his story.
If you’re struggling to make your music recording, podcast or livestream stand out from the crowd with a present and punchy sound, you may have heard that “compression” will help you achieve your results. Apogee Hype Mic’s built in compression does just that. We’ve tried 10 ways to Sunday to describe compression – it’s “the reduction of dynamic range”, it’s “squeezing the audio”, it’s the “polish you hear on the radio” – but in the end, the best way to understand compression is to hear it in action.
Dominating performances from Drake, a top 10 residency from Rihanna, and a Billboard climb from Panic! At The Disco. Here are three artists on this week’s charts that made use of Apogee products during their rise to the Billboard.