I hope this article will shed some light on how to go about setting an in-ear mix that is useful and encourages your band to get tighter. These are a few things I have noticed over the years that may help set you on that path.
In this video, I explain how I use Ableton Live’s Chain Selector to automatically load drum samples on to my electronic pad when I launch a song.
In this video, I show you how to properly warp all of your tracks in Ableton Live to be able to easily change the tempo and key of a song that you lead.
In this video, Philip Ellis walks through how he runs tracks and clicks with Ableton for a worship service. Philip provides helpful hints and tricks that he uses to help a set run smoothly.
The main responsibility of a worship drummer, outside of leading people in worship well, is giving form to music. The drummer plays a large role in determining the energy level coming off the stage. Our parts can make the music too loud, soft, out of control, lacking or just right.
Drumheads can be an intimidating and overwhelming purchase for anyone. Here are some tips to help you maintain quality drum sounds at your church.
In this video, Todd Hartman talks about all the drum mics he uses at the Austin Stone.
In this video Kyle talks about the guitars, amps, and pedals that he uses to lead worship with Aaron Ivey at the Austin Stone.