Couch Wisdom | Listen Notes


Couch Wisdom is a weekly podcast presenting the best of Red Bull Music Academy’s lecture archive. Questlove has called these in-depth interviews ‘Inside the Actors Studio’ for music, and who are we to disagree with Questlove? With personal stories and creative insights from Björk to The Black Madonna, Young Thug engineer Alex Tumay to Moodymann, there’s something for every music fan. Red Bull Music Academy is a world-traveling series of festivals and workshops est. in 1998.
United States
45 episodes
since Sep, 2017
explicit content


Mastering Engineer Rashad Becker

Around Berlin, Rashad Becker’s name is synonymous with sonic brilliance — a mastering engineer at the famed Dubplates & Mastering studio, he put the finishing touches on over 1,200 of your favorite techno, dub and house records. His album 'Traditional Music of Notional Species Vol. 1’ is a disorienting three-dimensional thrill ride inside Becker’s mind, full of overlapping layers and links. In his 2014 Red Bull Music Academy lecture in Tokyo, Becker explained how he creates chewy and complex music, and how you can mix, master and manipulate your sounds to do the same.
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