In the beginning it can be very difficult to flow with your creativity in the studio. We get hung up on all of the technical details involved in “driving” our gear.
Something that I’ve learned over the years is just how important it is to develop speed and proficiency with our tools. Think of your DAW like an instrument. If you have to stop and figure out each chord or melodic phrase on your instrument it becomes very difficult to improvise or just jam.
The same applies to your studio workflow. If you are constantly having to stop the creative flow in order to make an adjustment you will probably wind up frustrated and accomplish very little.
In todays quick tip I’ll explain just one thing that has dramatically increased my speed and efficiency thus allowing me to get to the fun part quicker!