You don't need to empty your bank account to make good music. With some clever gear choices you can kit out your studio on a budget and still have what you need. Here's how.  

Monitors ($200-?)

Presonus Eris E8 monitors

Audio Interface ($75-$200)

M-Track Hub
Focusrite Scarlett 2i4

DAW (Digital Audio Workstation) Software

Ableton Live

Controller... ($75-$250)

M-Audio Code 25
Korg Micro Key Air 25
Korg Micro Key Air 49


Sound Designer, Musician, Author... G.W. Childs has worn many hats. Beginning in the U.S. Army back in 1991, at the age of 18, G.W. began learning electronics, communications and then ultimately audio and video editing from the Department of Defense. Upon leaving the military G.W. went on to work for many exciting companies like Lu... Read More


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