• Free Crash Course: Producing an EDM Track from Start to Finish

    Irvine Ranch Water District Community Room

    RSV and SIGN-IN RSVP is required! You have to sign-in at the event on the tablet as well as the paper! We are very strict on no-shows and will exclude individuals from future events, who are pulling multiple no-shows or fails to sign-in. SCHEDULE Between 6:00 and 6:30 pm => Doors open: The organizers usually arrive 15 to 30 minutes before the meet-up to set things up. If you like, you can hang out and talk to the other early birds. Networking is encouraged. 6:30 pm => Official start: Express introduction round and announcements This is an essential part of the meet-up. Please try to arrive on time! 7:00 pm => Class: Producing an EDM Track from start to Finish with Spencer Experienced producer Spencer Davidson aka Azlan shows us how to complete a full EDM track. The techniques he is using are not depending on particular software. So, you can follow this course using any DAW. 9:30 pm => Official End: Leave the room. Make sure to take out your trash. Do NOT talk to organizers or speakers when they pack-up. 10:00 pm => Room will be locked: Everybody has to be out of the room! - No exceptions! We are required by the venue to lock the room at 10 pm sharp. COST Attendance is free! FOOD AND BEVERAGES You can bring your own light snacks and non-alcoholic beverages. The venue has a Microwave. So you can warm-up food. Please avoid strong smelling food (like fish), as well as leaving drips and crumbs. The Sand Canyon Plaza (http://www.shopirvinecompany.com/centers/irvine/sand-canyon-plaza), next to the premises on Irvine Canter Drive, provides a variety of food options. Food can only be consumed in the kitchen area! Again: Alcohol is not allowed on the premises! Reminder: We will leave the room in clean condition! LOCATION We will meet in the Irvine Ranch Water District Community Meeting Room. See the attached map and directions. Do NOT call the organizers at the day of the event. Thank you! IRVINE RANCH WATER DISTRICT NEITHER SUPPORTS NOR ENDORSES THE CAUSE NOR ACTIVITIES OF ORGANIZATIONS WHICH USE THE DISTRICT’S MEETING ROOMS THAT ARE MADE AVAILABLE AS A PUBLIC SERVICE. WHAT TO BRING Most importantly, bring a friendly and positive attitude! We encourage you to ask meaningful questions, heckling of any sort won't be tolerated. Feel free to bring your fully charged laptop with your DAW and a pair of headphones. COMMENTS BELOW If you post something in the comment section below an event, please make sure, that it is directly related to the topic of the event or the event itself. If you want to post classified ads or have general questions, please use the appropriate section in our forum (under "Discussion" in the menu). We will delete unrelated comments without prior warning!

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  • Free Class: The Successful Home Studio & Production for Licensing with Gary Gray

    Irvine Ranch Water District Community Room

    Note: This meet-up is limited to 50 attendees. RSVP is required, and you have to sign-in at the event! - We are very strict on no-shows and will exclude individuals from future events, who are pulling multiple no-shows. SCHEDULE Between 6:00 and 6:30 pm - Doors open: The organizers usually arrive 15 to 30 minutes before the meet-up to set things up. If you like, you can hang out and talk to the other early birds. Networking is encouraged. 6:30 pm - Official start: Express introduction round and announcements This is an essential part of the meet-up. Please try to arrive on time! 7:00 pm - Class: The Successful Homestudio & Production for Licensing with Gary Gray Award winning music producer and author of the "Home Studio Bible", Gary Gray, will be talking about how to record properly and use vocals in your productions. 9:30 pm - Official End: Leave the room. Make sure to take out your trash. Do NOT talk to organizers or speakers when they pack-up. 10:00 pm - Room will be locked: Everybody has to be out of the room! - No exceptions! We are required by the venue to lock the room at 10 pm sharp. COST Attendance is free! FOOD AND BEVERAGES You can bring your own light snacks and non-alcoholic beverages. The venue has a Microwave. So you can warm-up food. Please avoid strong smelling food (like fish), as well as leaving drips and crumbs. The Sand Canyon Plaza (http://www.shopirvinecompany.com/centers/irvine/sand-canyon-plaza), next to the premises on Irvine Canter Drive, provides a variety of food options. Food can only be consumed in the kitchen area! Again: Alcohol is not allowed on the premises! Reminder: We will leave the room in clean condition! LOCATION We will meet in the Irvine Ranch Water District Community Meeting Room. See the attached map and directions. Do NOT call the organizers at the day of the event. Thank you! IRVINE RANCH WATER DISTRICT NEITHER SUPPORTS NOR ENDORSES THE CAUSE NOR ACTIVITIES OF ORGANIZATIONS WHICH USE THE DISTRICT’S MEETING ROOMS THAT ARE MADE AVAILABLE AS A PUBLIC SERVICE. WHAT TO BRING Most importantly, bring a friendly and positive attitude! We encourage you to ask meaningful questions, heckling of any sort won't be tolerated. Feel free to bring your fully charged laptop with your DAW and a pair of headphones. COMMENTS BELOW If you post something in the comment section below an event, please make sure, that it is directly related to the topic of the event or the event itself. If you want to post classified ads or have general questions, please use the appropriate section in our forum (under "Discussion" in the menu). We will delete unrelated comments without prior warning!

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  • Free Event: Producer Mixer and Listening Session

    Irvine Ranch Water District Community Room

    Note: This meet-up is limited to 50 attendees. You have to RSVP! There will be a waiting list if the RSVP list is full. If you can't make it to this meet-up, you have to take yourself off the RSVP list to free up the spot for somebody else who wants to attend. Please note that we will be more strict with no-shows, from now on: If you are pulling no-shows at multiple meet-ups, expect to be excluded from future events! Thank you! HOLIDAY NOTE It's fine to share holiday treats, but keeping the room super clean has priority: no spills, no crumbs, no sticky stuff! We want to keep the room in the next year. No candles or holiday decorations. SCHEDULE Between 6:00 and 6:30 pm - Doors open: The organizers usually arrive 15 to 30 minutes before the meet-up to set things up. If you like, you can hang out and talk to the other early birds. Networking is encouraged. 6:30 pm - Official start: Express introduction round and announcements This is an essential part of the meet-up. Please try to arrive on time! 7:00 pm - Listening Session: The attendees play their own tracks to the group as well as give and receive constructive criticism. 8:15 pm - Mixer: Hang out with other group members, network and help each other. - Bringing a fully charged laptop, headphones and a headphone splitter is recommended. Please do not use the power outlets of the venue! 9:30 pm - Official End: Leave the room. Make sure to take out your trash. Do NOT talk to organizers or speakers when they pack-up. 10:00 pm - Room will be locked: Everybody has to be out of the room! - No exceptions! We are required by the venue to lock the room at 10 pm sharp. COST Attendance is free! FOOD AND BEVERAGES You can bring your own light snacks and non-alcoholic beverages. The venue has a Microwave. So you can warm-up food. Please avoid strong smelling food (like fish), as well as leaving drips and crumbs. The Sand Canyon Plaza (http://www.shopirvinecompany.com/centers/irvine/sand-canyon-plaza), next to the premises on Irvine Canter Drive, provides a variety of food options. Food can only be consumed in the kitchen area! Again: Alcohol is not allowed on the premises! Reminder: We will leave the room in clean condition! LOCATION We will meet in the Irvine Ranch Water District Community Meeting Room. See the attached map and directions. Do NOT call the organizers at the day of the event. Thank you! IRVINE RANCH WATER DISTRICT NEITHER SUPPORTS NOR ENDORSES THE CAUSE NOR ACTIVITIES OF ORGANIZATIONS WHICH USE THE DISTRICT’S MEETING ROOMS THAT ARE MADE AVAILABLE AS A PUBLIC SERVICE. WHAT TO BRING Most importantly, bring a friendly and positive attitude! We encourage you to ask meaningful questions, heckling of any sort won't be tolerated. Feel free to bring your fully charged laptop with your DAW and a pair of headphones. COMMENTS BELOW If you post something in the comment section below an event, please make sure, that it is directly related to the topic of the event or the event itself. If you want to post classified ads or have general questions, please use the appropriate section in our forum (under "Discussion" in the menu). We will delete unrelated comments without prior warning!

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  • Free Class: Sound Design with Riley Nance

    Irvine Ranch Water District Community Room

    Note: This meet-up is limited to 50 attendees. RSVP is required, and you have to sign-in at the event! - We are very strict on no-shows. If you pull multiple no-shows, expect to be excluded from future events and removed from the group. - Be on time! SCHEDULE Between 6:00 and 6:30 pm - Doors open: The organizers usually arrive 15 to 30 minutes before the meet-up to set things up. If you like, you can hang out and talk to the other early birds. Networking is encouraged. 6:30 pm - Official start: Express introduction round and announcements This is an important part of the meet-up. Please try to arrive on time! 7:00 pm - Class: Sound Design Theory with Riley Nance Professional music producer and sound design expert Riley Nance will show us sound design using popular synthesizer VSTs. OC EMP / EMPA members Riley Nance and Spencer Davidson are behind projects like Fake Feathers. You may want to check out their music video on YouTube: https://youtu.be/QaYBgUblyY4 9:30 pm - Official End: Leave the room. Make sure to take out your trash. Do NOT talk to organizers or speakers when they pack-up. 10:00 pm - Room will be locked: Everybody has to be out of the room! - No exceptions! We are required by the venue to lock the room at 10 pm sharp. COST Attendance is free! FOOD AND BEVERAGES You can bring your own light snacks and non-alcoholic beverages. The venue has a Microwave. So you can warm-up food. Please avoid strong smelling food (like fish), as well as leaving drips and crumbs. The Sand Canyon Plaza (http://www.shopirvinecompany.com/centers/irvine/sand-canyon-plaza), next to the premises on Irvine Canter Drive, provides a variety of food options. Food can only be consumed in the kitchen area! Again: Alcohol is not allowed on the premises! Reminder: We will leave the room in clean condition! LOCATION We will meet in the Irvine Ranch Water District Community Meeting Room. See the attached map and directions. Do NOT call the organizers at the day of the event. Thank you! IRVINE RANCH WATER DISTRICT NEITHER SUPPORTS NOR ENDORSES THE CAUSE NOR ACTIVITIES OF ORGANIZATIONS WHICH USE THE DISTRICT’S MEETING ROOMS THAT ARE MADE AVAILABLE AS A PUBLIC SERVICE. WHAT TO BRING Most importantly, bring a friendly and positive attitude! We encourage you to ask meaningful questions, heckling of any sort won't be tolerated. Feel free to bring your fully charged laptop with your DAW and a pair of headphones. COMMENTS BELOW If you post something in the comment section below an event, please make sure, that it is directly related to the topic of the event or the event itself. If you want to post classified ads or have general questions, please use the appropriate section in our forum (under "Discussion" in the menu). We will delete unrelated comments without prior warning!

  • Free Class: Music Theory with Gary Gray

    Irvine Ranch Water District Community Room

    Note: This meet-up is limited to 50 attendees. RSVP is required, and you have to sign-in at the event! - We are very strict on no-shows. If you pull multiple no-shows, expect to be excluded from future events and removed from the group. - Be on time! SCHEDULE Between 6:00 and 6:30 pm - Doors open: The organizers usually arrive 15 to 30 minutes before the meet-up to set things up. If you like, you can hang out and talk to the other early birds. Networking is encouraged. 6:30 pm - Official start: Express introduction round and announcements This is an essential part of the meet-up. Please try to arrive on time! 7:00 pm - Class: Music Theory with Gary Gray Award winning music producer and author of the "Home Studio Bible", Gary Gray, will be talking about music theory. 9:30 pm - Official End: Leave the room. Make sure to take out your trash. Do NOT talk to organizers or speakers when they pack-up. 10:00 pm - Room will be locked: Everybody has to be out of the room! - No exceptions! We are required by the venue to lock the room at 10 pm sharp. COST Attendance is free! FOOD AND BEVERAGES You can bring your own light snacks and non-alcoholic beverages. The venue has a Microwave. So you can warm-up food. Please avoid strong smelling food (like fish), as well as leaving drips and crumbs. The Sand Canyon Plaza (http://www.shopirvinecompany.com/centers/irvine/sand-canyon-plaza), next to the premises on Irvine Canter Drive, provides a variety of food options. Food can only be consumed in the kitchen area! Again: Alcohol is not allowed on the premises! Reminder: We will leave the room in clean condition! LOCATION We will meet in the Irvine Ranch Water District Community Meeting Room. See the attached map and directions. Do NOT call the organizers at the day of the event. Thank you! IRVINE RANCH WATER DISTRICT NEITHER SUPPORTS NOR ENDORSES THE CAUSE NOR ACTIVITIES OF ORGANIZATIONS WHICH USE THE DISTRICT’S MEETING ROOMS THAT ARE MADE AVAILABLE AS A PUBLIC SERVICE. WHAT TO BRING Most importantly, bring a friendly and positive attitude! We encourage you to ask meaningful questions, heckling of any sort won't be tolerated. Feel free to bring your fully charged laptop with your DAW and a pair of headphones. COMMENTS BELOW If you post something in the comment section below an event, please make sure, that it is directly related to the topic of the event or the event itself. If you want to post classified ads or have general questions, please use the appropriate section in our forum (under "Discussion" in the menu). We will delete unrelated comments without prior warning!

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  • Free Class: Music Production for Beginners with Holger

    Irvine Ranch Water District Community Room

    Note: This meet-up is limited to 50 attendees. RSVP is required, and you have to sign-in at the event! - We are very strict on no-shows. If you pull multiple no-shows, expect to be excluded from future events and removed from the group. -Be on time! SCHEDULE Between 6:00 and 6:30 pm - Doors open: The organizers usually arrive 15 to 30 minutes before the meet-up to set things up. If you like, you can hang out and talk to the other early birds. Networking is encouraged. 6:30 pm - Official start: Express introduction round and announcements This is an essential part of the meet-up. Please try to arrive on time! 7:00 pm - Class: Music Production for Beginners with Holger Experienced music producer Holger will show you the basics in music production. You will need the basics from the equipment you need, over common terms to the basic functionality of music production software. 9:30 pm - Official End: Leave the room. Make sure to take out your trash. Do NOT talk to organizers or speakers when they pack-up. 10:00 pm - Room will be locked: Everybody has to be out of the room! - No exceptions! We are required by the venue to lock the room at 10 pm sharp. COST Attendance is free! FOOD AND BEVERAGES You can bring your own light snacks and non-alcoholic beverages. The venue has a Microwave. So you can warm-up food. Please avoid strong smelling food (like fish), as well as leaving drips and crumbs. The Sand Canyon Plaza (http://www.shopirvinecompany.com/centers/irvine/sand-canyon-plaza), next to the premises on Irvine Canter Drive, provides a variety of food options. Food can only be consumed in the kitchen area! Again: Alcohol is not allowed on the premises! Reminder: We will leave the room in clean condition! LOCATION We will meet in the Irvine Ranch Water District Community Meeting Room. See the attached map and directions. Do NOT call the organizers at the day of the event. Thank you! IRVINE RANCH WATER DISTRICT NEITHER SUPPORTS NOR ENDORSES THE CAUSE NOR ACTIVITIES OF ORGANIZATIONS WHICH USE THE DISTRICT’S MEETING ROOMS THAT ARE MADE AVAILABLE AS A PUBLIC SERVICE. WHAT TO BRING Most importantly, bring a friendly and positive attitude! We encourage you to ask meaningful questions, heckling of any sort won't be tolerated. Feel free to bring your fully charged laptop with your DAW and a pair of headphones. COMMENTS BELOW If you post something in the comment section below an event, please make sure, that it is directly related to the topic of the event or the event itself. If you want to post classified ads or have general questions, please use the appropriate section in our forum (under "Discussion" in the menu). We will delete unrelated comments without prior warning!

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  • Free Class: How To Get Signed with Spencer

    Irvine Ranch Water District Community Room

    Note: This meet-up is limited to 50 attendees. RSVP is required, and you have to sign-in at the event! - We are very strict on no-shows and will exclude individuals from future events, who are pulling multiple no-shows. SCHEDULE Between 6:00 and 6:30 pm - Doors open: The organizers usually arrive in this time and start set things up. If you like, you can come in and hang out. This is a great time to network with other early birds. 6:30 pm - Official start: Express introduction round and announcements This is an essential part of the meet-up. Please try to arrive on time! 7:00 pm - Class: How to get signed with Spencer A free class with Spencer Davidson about reasons why you should sign your music to a record label as well as how to find and approach the right one. We may add some technical lessons if we have time after the main topic. 9:30 pm - Official End: Leave the room. Make sure to take out your trash. Do NOT talk to organizers or speakers when they pack-up. 10:00 pm - Room will be locked: Everybody has to be out of the room! - No exceptions! We are required by the venue to lock the room at 10 pm sharp. COST Attendance is free! FOOD AND BEVERAGES You can bring your own light snacks and non-alcoholic beverages. The venue has a Microwave. So you can warm-up food. Please avoid strong smelling food (like fish), as well as leaving drips and crumbs. The Sand Canyon Plaza (http://www.shopirvinecompany.com/centers/irvine/sand-canyon-plaza), next to the premises on Irvine Canter Drive, provides a variety of food options. Food can only be consumed in the kitchen area! Again: Alcohol is not allowed on the premises! Reminder: We will leave the room in clean condition! LOCATION We will meet in the Irvine Ranch Water District Community Meeting Room. See the attached map and directions. Do NOT call the organizers at the day of the event. Thank you! IRVINE RANCH WATER DISTRICT NEITHER SUPPORTS NOR ENDORSES THE CAUSE NOR ACTIVITIES OF ORGANIZATIONS WHICH USE THE DISTRICT’S MEETING ROOMS THAT ARE MADE AVAILABLE AS A PUBLIC SERVICE. WHAT TO BRING Most importantly, bring a friendly and positive attitude! We encourage you to ask meaningful questions, heckling of any sort won't be tolerated. Feel free to bring your fully charged laptop with your DAW and a pair of headphones. COMMENTS BELOW If you post something in the comment section below an event, please make sure, that it is directly related to the topic of the event or the event itself. If you want to post classified ads or have general questions, please use the appropriate section in our forum (under "Discussion" in the menu). We will delete unrelated comments without prior warning!

  • Free Class: Recording and Vocal Production with Gary Gray

    Irvine Ranch Water District Community Room

    Note: This meet-up is limited to 50 attendees. RSVP is required, and you have to sign-in at the event! - We are very strict on no-shows and will exclude individuals from future events, who are pulling multiple no-shows. SCHEDULE Between 6:00 and 6:30 pm - Doors open: The organizers usually arrive 15 to 30 minutes before the meet-up to set things up. If you like, you can hang out and talk to the other early birds. Networking is encouraged. 6:30 pm - Official start: Express introduction round and announcements This is an essential part of the meet-up. Please try to arrive on time! 7:00 pm - Class: Recording and Vocal Production with Gary Gray Award winning music producer and author of the "Home Studio Bible", Gary Gray, will be talking about how to record properly and use vocals in your productions. 9:30 pm - Official End: Leave the room. Make sure to take out your trash. Do NOT talk to organizers or speakers when they pack-up. 10:00 pm - Room will be locked: Everybody has to be out of the room! - No exceptions! We are required by the venue to lock the room at 10 pm sharp. COST Attendance is free! FOOD AND BEVERAGES You can bring your own light snacks and non-alcoholic beverages. The venue has a Microwave. So you can warm-up food. Please avoid strong smelling food (like fish), as well as leaving drips and crumbs. The Sand Canyon Plaza (http://www.shopirvinecompany.com/centers/irvine/sand-canyon-plaza), next to the premises on Irvine Canter Drive, provides a variety of food options. Food can only be consumed in the kitchen area! Again: Alcohol is not allowed on the premises! Reminder: We will leave the room in clean condition! LOCATION We will meet in the Irvine Ranch Water District Community Meeting Room. See the attached map and directions. Do NOT call the organizers at the day of the event. Thank you! IRVINE RANCH WATER DISTRICT NEITHER SUPPORTS NOR ENDORSES THE CAUSE NOR ACTIVITIES OF ORGANIZATIONS WHICH USE THE DISTRICT’S MEETING ROOMS THAT ARE MADE AVAILABLE AS A PUBLIC SERVICE. WHAT TO BRING Most importantly, bring a friendly and positive attitude! We encourage you to ask meaningful questions, heckling of any sort won't be tolerated. Feel free to bring your fully charged laptop with your DAW and a pair of headphones. COMMENTS BELOW If you post something in the comment section below an event, please make sure, that it is directly related to the topic of the event or the event itself. If you want to post classified ads or have general questions, please use the appropriate section in our forum (under "Discussion" in the menu). We will delete unrelated comments without prior warning!

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  • Free Class: Mixing Techniques with Holger

    Irvine Ranch Water District Community Room

    Note: This meet-up is limited to 50 attendees. RSVP is required, and you have to sign-in at the event! - We are very strict on no-shows and will exclude individuals from future events, who are pulling multiple no-shows. SCHEDULE Between 6:00 and 6:30 pm - Doors open: The organizers usually arrive 15 to 30 minutes before the meet-up to set things up. If you like, you can hang out and talk to the other early birds. Networking is encouraged. 6:30 pm - Official start: Express introduction round and announcements This is an essential part of the meet-up. Please try to arrive on time! 7:00 pm - Class: Mixing with Holger Electronic music producer and live performing artist Holger aka Engineeer will be talking about techniques, which can help you to achieve a well balanced mix in your music productions. 9:30 pm - Official End: Leave the room. Make sure to take out your trash. Do NOT talk to organizers or speakers when they pack-up. - Wait outside for them. Thank you! 10:00 pm - Room will be locked: Everybody has to be out of the room! - No exceptions! We are required by the venue to lock the room at 10 pm sharp. COST Attendance is free! FOOD AND BEVERAGES You can bring your own light snacks and non-alcoholic beverages. The venue has a Microwave. So you can warm-up food. Please avoid strong smelling food (like fish), as well as leaving drips and crumbs. The Sand Canyon Plaza (http://www.shopirvinecompany.com/centers/irvine/sand-canyon-plaza), next to the premises on Irvine Canter Drive, provides a variety of food options. Food can only be consumed in the kitchen area! Again: Alcohol is not allowed on the premises! Reminder: We will leave the room in clean condition! LOCATION We will meet in the Irvine Ranch Water District Community Meeting Room. See the attached map and directions. Do NOT call the organizers at the day of the event. Thank you! IRVINE RANCH WATER DISTRICT NEITHER SUPPORTS NOR ENDORSES THE CAUSE NOR ACTIVITIES OF ORGANIZATIONS WHICH USE THE DISTRICT’S MEETING ROOMS THAT ARE MADE AVAILABLE AS A PUBLIC SERVICE. WHAT TO BRING Most importantly, bring a friendly and positive attitude! We encourage you to ask meaningful questions, heckling of any sort won't be tolerated. Feel free to bring your fully charged laptop with your DAW and a pair of headphones. COMMENTS BELOW If you post something in the comment section below an event, please make sure, that it is directly related to the topic of the event or the event itself. If you want to post classified ads or have general questions, please use the appropriate section in our forum (under "Discussion" in the menu). We will delete unrelated comments without prior warning!

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