Tag archive for Rick Rubin

Adele, Dan Wilson and Someone like you

Someone like you is a simple song. In an age producers obsess over compression ratios and songwriters spend years on a track, it’s a reminder to get the basics right. Written and recorded in two days, featuring piano and a vocal, it earned Adele a…

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A few things I’m learning from Rick Rubin & Kanye West

There’s a lot to learn when one of the highest selling and most awarded artists of all time teams up with one of the most influential producers. Kanye West started work on Yeezus in mid 2012, calling in stellar guests, producers, writers and collaborators. After a year…

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