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News and information about Hugh J. Hitchcock on his personal blog.

Getting Ready for Blast Off

Spent more time wrangling technology than actually playing today, but I managed to record 30 seconds of music for you. My objective is to get everything in place to publish regularly hassle-free. And not play any bad notes ūüėČ this track is from my upcoming new album

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Just Funkin’ Around :)

Just Funkin’ Around on the keys today!

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New Release by Damumalik

I’m honored to have been called to master this new release by Damu Malik. I also mixed two of the tracks on the album. https://itunes.apple.com/us/artist/damumalik/id186461256 http://cdbaby.com/cd/damumalik4 https://www.amazon.com/dp/B01NBJRHC1/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1481608621&sr=8-2&keywords=Damumalik Posted by Hugh Hitchcock on¬†Tuesday, December 13, 2016

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Birthday Jam Video 2015

Hugh's Birthday Jam 2015

I decided to start stepping up my video game, so on my birthday I took the opportunity to create a quick jam video for all my friends and family, the first of many more to come. I basically just let the camera run while I played around and added layers. Afterwards I ct it down…

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Interview with Jermaine Green, Producer

I’ve just published an interview between myself and a protege, Mr. Jermaine Green who has learned the ropes of being a producer from yours truly. Chances are, you will enjoy this video interview discussing everything that went into it. If you would like to become one of my students, please apply here: http://miamimusicproducer.com/application

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Video Copyright Tutorial

copyright.gov website screen capture

I’ve produced a short video which is quite educational in terms of teaching folks how to register their copyrights online. Check it out here   IF you’re looking for information about how to copyright your music online for the least amount of money, this article and video should give you all the information you need.…

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Music Business Interview: Bruce Nazarian

Bruce Nazarian - producer, engineer, recording artist

Hello, and Happy New Year from Hugh J. Hitchcock! I would like to bring to your attention to¬†a brand new music business interview series I’ve recently published on The Funkatologist, with producer, performer and engineer Bruce Nazarian. It’s an amazingly interesting article which may carry some historical import as well – read it and judge…

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Rebuild of my Music Production Website

Those of you that know me, might realize that I own and operate a company and website called Groove-Phonic Mastering and Mixing, through which I offer music production services, and via whom I have many musical clients. I’ve just done a complete rebuild-out of the website – check it out if you have a chance:…

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Farewell Johnny! We Knew Ye Well

Sorry to hear of the passing of guitar legend¬†Johnny Winter¬†this last week. I was a huge JW freak back in the day, pretty much learned every song & every riff he played. When I was 13, I made the scene at the Ann Arbor Blues and Jazz Festival, where among the luminaries of the day,…

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Digital Recording Magic

When I decided to record my own album, I wanted do a lot of experimental stuff and really try to push the envelope. But I really didn’t know where to start — even though I tried everything, before I was through. After producing four albums on my own, and now having mastered and mixed countless…

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get my songs from ITunes

you can get my album on ITunes! here are the links: Ur Makin Me Hi Mixed Messages Be My Fantasy You Didn’t Have to Be So Nice Out Of Control If I Gave My Heart to You All I Know I Want to Love You Make No Mistake Stratus-Fear

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to buy the cd

    FUNKMEISTER the CD is NOW AVAILABLE through CD BABY!!!  

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