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Essential Backup Techniques For Musicians & Producers
Backing up – some of us are better at remembering than others, but there’s always more to learn about keeping data safe. Here’s a handy guide to backing up your Mac, PC or mobile device.
Aug. 19, 2017
Create a Powerhouse Backup Server in 4 Easy Steps
Backing up - even to more than one location - is absolutely essential. Here's how you can re-purpose an old machine as a backup server and make sure you never lose any data again.
Jun. 25, 2017
"Dude, Where’s My Data?" 6 Ways to Keep Your Audio Data Safe
Whether you're a musician, artist, videographer… in fact no matter who you are, good data management practice can save you on headaches further down the road. Paul Wickliffe explains how.
Jun. 1, 2014
Building a FrankenRAID with Disk Utility
A FrankenRAID might sound like something out of a horror movie scene... but, as Iain Anderson explains, the FrankenRAID could prevent any horror stories by providing fast storage on a budget.
May. 31, 2014
Studio Tips: Keeping the Lid on Pan-DAW-ras Box
Good advice is good advice... The 5 in-depth tips in this article are your “recipe for success” when using your favorite DAW in any studio setting (from bedroom to multimillion dollar setup).
Jan. 25, 2013
Tips for the Touring Computer-Based Musician
What to do when you're preparing to tour using your laptop or desktop computer? G.W. Childs explores the worst case scenarios and how to prevent them when playing live using a Mac, PC or iPad.
G.W. Childs IV
Apr. 29, 2012
Restoring Data from Time Machine Backups
Backing up your important folders and files is arguably the most important thing you can do on any computer. Mike Watkinson shares essential tips on restoring files from any Time Machine drive.
Feb. 3, 2012
Future-Proofing Your Audio Projects
Software versions are constantly changing so how you can be sure your current projects can be accessed in 10 years? Gary Hiebner looks to the future with these tips on archiving audio projects.
Nov. 26, 2011
Logic Pro: How to Back Up Your Work And Your Mac
Backing up your data is possibly the most important step when making music (or anything!) on your Mac. G.W. Childs turns his bad experiences into essential reading for all Logic Pro users.
G.W. Childs IV
Nov. 5, 2011
Mac OS X tutorial: The Day Will Come - Steps to Ease Re-installations
If you have read my tutorial on Backing up your Logic System, you should have an idea how important securely storing your data is. A complete backup of all your work data, and possibly also administra
Jan. 23, 2011
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